Winnebago's Smith medals, RC's Hultman and Lutheran's Gravino head to state

FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) Winnebago senior Marcus Smith followed up BNC and regional titles with a sectional championship at Park Hills Golf Course on Monday.

The defending 1A State Champion shot a 69 and beat out the rest of the field by seven strokes.

Rockford Christian senior Owen Hultman (79) and Lutheran junior Andrew Gravino (82) also qualified for the state finals in Bloomington.

Byron finished ninth as a team and Dakota ended up in 11th.