Ashland High's Michael Wurzell and Willie Michiels are in the top 40 of their respective boys and girls Class 5A state golf tournaments after the first of two rounds on Monday.

Ashland High's Michael Wurzell and Willie Michiels are in the top 40 of their respective boys and girls Class 5A state golf tournaments after the first of two rounds on Monday.

Wurzell is tied for 31st in the boys event at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis. His teammate Ben Sager, the only other Grizzly to qualify, is tied for 63rd.

Wurzell shot a 2-over-par 38 on the front nine, using two birdies to offset two bogies. He shot 43 on the back for an 81.

Sager went 47-45 for a 92.

Michiels is tied for 37 in the girls tournament at Quail Valley Golf Course in Banks. She shot a 101, going 50-51.

The tournaments conclude today.