Borger’s Paulsell tied for ninth after one round

Bad weather delayed the start of the 3A State Golf Tournament at Roy Kizer Golf Course in Austin until Thursday afternoon.Once play got underway, Borger High School senior Will Paulsell shot a 75 to put him tied for ninth place in the tournament.Sean Romero of Texarkana Pleasant Grove leads the field after one round with a 71. Perryton’s Hunter Wade sits one stroke ahead of Paulsell tied for seventh with a 74.The second round of the state golf tournament was scheduled to start this morning.Team leaderboard:1. Prosper 299 2. Texarkana Pleasant Grove 305 3. Fredericksburg 313 4. Andrews 315 5. Perryton 318 6. Lampasas 319 7. Rockdale 327 8. Sealy 342Individual leaderboard:1. Sean Romero, Texarkana Pleasant Grove 71; T2. Stayton Lindeman, Lampasas 72, T2. Jeff Joyce, Andrews 72; T4. Ryan Mercer, Sweetwater 73; T4. Sam Rogers, Fredericksburg 73; T4. Grant Bennett, Prosper 73; T7. Casey Scitern, Caldwell 74; T7. Hunter Wade, Perryton 74; T9. Marcus Bennett, Madisonville 75; T9. Will Paulsell, Borger 75; T9. Brayden Brown, Prosper 75; T9. Zach Neely, Prosper 75