Boys golf: Norristown's Ryan third at state championships, 3 shots back

YORK - Norristown junior Josh Ryan shot a one-under 70 in the opening round of the PIAA Class AAA boys golf championship Monday at Heritage Hills Golf Resort, three shots behind leader Carson Bucha of Central York heading into Tuesday’s final round.

Adam Lauer of Shady Side Academy was one shot back of Bucha with a 68. The other PAC participants in the state championship are Methacton junior Jeff Cooper (75, four-over, tied for 10th place) and Boyertown junior John Engle (79, eight-over, 23rd place).