Franklin Academy was runner-up in the NCHSAA 1A/2A championships, hosted by Foxfire Resort in Jackson Springs. The Patriots were 60 strokes back of champion West Davidson, 516-576.
N.C. School of Science and Math was 10th and North Johnston 13th after not all of its players were able to complete Day 2.
Clinton’s Amy Wooten was the state champ by 13 strokes after shooting an even par. Carrboro’s Meghan McPeak (14th) was the closest area player after shooting 34-over-par.
Franklin Academy was led by 22nd place Sara Allen and 23rd place Erin Walsh. NCSSM’s Evin Flinchum tied for 24th, and South Granville’s Claire Patrick tied for 26th.