The Tech Tigers shot a season-low 303 to take first place on day one of the Section 8AAA golf championships at Greystone Golf Club in Sauk Centre. Willmar and Moorhead tied for second place with a score of 308.

Ian Hiltner paced the Tigers with a one under par 71, and teammate David Scharenbroich charted a 72.

Day 1 Teams:
Tech: 303
Willmar: 308
Moorhead: 308
Alexandria: 313
Sartell: 314
Brainerd: 322
Buffalo: 325
Bemidji: 330
St. Cloud Apollo: 337
Sauk Rapids: 345
Monticello: 347
Big Lake: 354