They may need to shave a few more strokes if they want to make a significant impact down the road, but it was a good step forward for the Greenmen.
The Aurora boys golf team finished 12th with a score of 356 at the 18-team Nordonia Classic Tuesday at Ellsworth Meadows Golf Club in Hudson.
Mayfield won the competition with a score of 310 and Stow-Munroe Falls and Tallmadge each placed second with a score of 314.
Stow's Kyle Buzaki was the medalist with a score of 72.
Luke Radis led the way for the Greenmen, who shot a score of 397 a day earlier at the Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy Invitational, with an 83.
Also contributing for Aurora were Mason Wolkov (91), Danny Abbass (91) and Cameron Smith (93).