Cougars fifth at 6A state golf
The Shawnee Mission Northwest boys golf team finished in second place on Tuesday at the Class 6A state tournament at Shawnee Country Club in Topeka.
Washburn Rural won the team title with a four-player score of 304, followed by Blue Valley North with 305 and Shawnee Mission East and Blue Valley with a 309 apiece. SMNW fired a 306.
Curtis Yonke of Blue Valley West was the individual state champion with a 68, four strokes ahead of Rural's Brax Brall and Blue Valley North's Harry Higgs who each shot 72.
Brett Dowell led SMNW with a 77 and tied for 12th place. David Catt tied for 19th with a 78.