Members of both the Battler golf and track teams are competing at the state level this week. The boys golf team placed second in the region, so Kole Hawkinson, David Vander Vorst, Jeff Smith, and Caleb Meinke, along with Karen Bauer from the girls team, participated in the state golf tournament in Rapid City on Monday and Tuesday. They are coached by Cathy and Kerry Larson. Gettysburg¹s girls¹ track team finished first at the Region 3B meet held at Battler Field last week, with the boys¹ team taking second place. The track coaches are Vern Smith, Keith Scott, Jamie Cronin, and Jay Berglund. Check out more Battler sports results on page 14-15.