Hames competes in state field

Alex Hames chips onto the 17th green at Newton’s Westwood Golf Club on Thursday, May 24. (Jake Ryder/Mid-America Publishing)

NEWTON – AGWSR junior Alex Hames competed in the Class 1A state golf meet for the second time in his career last weekend.

Hames was tied for 36th after the first day after shooting a 93 on Newton’s Westwood Golf Club.

The full story appears in the May 30 print and online editions of the Hampton Chronicle.