LIVERMORE, Ia. - South O'Brien senior Shaan Desai was the medalist at the Class 2A State Golf Tournament here on Friday and Saturday. Desai carded a round of 73 on Friday, then followed up with a 77 on Saturday to wind up in a tie for first with Mitch Maiers of Waterloo Columbus at 150. Desai, who will be playing golf for Simpson College next year, made par on the first sudden death playoff hole while Maiers bogeyed, so Desai took home the medalist trophy.
Alta-Aurelia's Jaden Holton finished tied for 12th with a score of 158 (77-81).