Alex Hantge played her first round of the state tournament Tuesday. She fired a 10-over-par round of 82 at the Class 3A tournament at Bunker Hills in Coon Rapids.
Hantge shot a 39 on the back nine and 43 on the front nine. She recorded nine pars, eight bogeys and one double bogey.
She sits in a tie for 32nd place in the field of 88. Simley's Isabella McCauley leads the tournament by three strokes after shooting a round of 67.
Hantge next tees off at 12:18 p.m. Wednesday in a group with Katelyn Zick of Eden Prairie, Kyra Venne of East Ridge and Sofia Morin of Buffalo.