BUFFALO LAKE -- Three Worthington Trojan golfers advanced on the first day of the Section 3AA golf tournament on Wednesday, and the team was just one shot off advancing.

The top five teams advance to the final day of the tournament Tuesday at the Oakdale Golf Course in Buffalo Lake. They were Minnewaska, Marshall, Fairmont, New Ulm and Litchfield. Worthington finished with sixth with a score of 379 strokes. It was the team's best score of the season, and it was only one stroke off of fifth place.

Syria Freimuth shot an 88 Wednesday to lead the Trojans. Maggie Putnam had a 90 and Bailey Weg had a 97. All three advance.