Area Golf News: Reichert Bus drives back into lead
Area Golf News
Reichert Bus drives back into lead
In a battle of No. 1 vs. No. 2, the chaser beat the leader June 12 as Reichert Bus supplanted Paulson Insurance on top of the men's league leaderboard thanks to a 24-20 victory at Cragun's Legacy Courses.
Paulson dropped to No. 2 and American National jumped into third with a 32-12 win over US Bank.
Deerwood Bank scored the week's biggest win as it downed Mid-Minn FCU 38-6.
Results from June 12:
Reichert Bus 24, Paulson Insurance 20
Deerwood Bank 38, Mid-Minn FCU 6
Riverwood Bank 28, People's Security 16
Edward Jones 26, 925.Silver 18
D&D Exteriors 28, iTeam Creative 16
American National 32, US Bank 12
Shep's 25, Halverson Law 19
Mulligan's 29, Von Hanson's 15
MRI 32, Hytec Construction 12
Thelen Heating 27, Randall State Bank 17
Reichert Bus 180
Paulson Insurance 178.5
American National 174
D&D Exteriors 171
Deerwood Bank 159.5
Von Hanson's 159
Halverson Law 157.5
Shep's on 6th 156
Riverwood Bank 150.5
Thelen Heating 147
iTeam Creative 142.5
Peoples Security 135
US Bank 129
Edward Jones 123
Randall State Bank 121
Hytec Construction 109.5
Mid-Minnesota FCU 103.5
Closest to pin: Don Quinn, Tim Trott
Longest putt: Brad Holland, Kurt Muesing
Low net: David Ude -7, Doug Campbell -4, Tim Trott -4, Jason Sourdiff -4
Low gross: Tim Trott -2, Campbell E, Mike Toensing E, Todd Ringer E
Side game (net): Craig Miller
Reichert Bus vs. Deerwood
Mid-Minnesota FCU vs. US Bank
People's Security vs. Paulson Insurance
925.Silver vs. Shep's
Riverwood Bank vs. D&D Exteriors
Von Hanson's vs. American National Bank
Halverson Law vs. iTeam Creative
Thelen Heating vs. Mulligan's
Hytec Construction vs. Edward Jones
MRI vs. Randall State Bank
Low putts was the name of the game June 10 and Erin Books (Par 3 Course), Angie Sandelin (Bobby's front nine) and Rhonda Mareck (Bobby's back nine) were the game winners during women's night at Cragun's Legacy Courses.
Katie Nelson and Marry Kay Veikennes made the longest putts and Colleen Bratney was closest to the pin on the Par 3.
On Bobby's front, Georgette Lewis sank the longest putt and Sandy Lindberg and Cathy Gray were closest to the pins.
Dawn Genz made the longest putt on Bobby's back with Pam Lewandowski pin hunting.
Breezy Point men
Billy's snapped a first-place tie with Commander with a 13-7 win over Commander in the Breezy Point men's league June 12.
Third place belongs to Dirt Busters after a 12.5-7.5 win over Billy's 1.
June 12 Results
Billy's 2 13, Commander 7
Thomas-Severson Law 1 13, Thomas-Severson Law 3 7
Dirt Busters 12.5, Billy's 1 7.5
Double Trouble 12.5, Mike & Ben 7.5
Jon & Dave 12, Billy's 3 8
Thomas-Severson Law 2 12, Dockside 8
Antlers 11, JJ's Pub 9
Billy's 2 38
Dirt Busters 34
Thomas-Severson Law 2 34
JJ's Pub 32
Double Trouble 30.5
Mike & Ben 28.5
Billy's 3 27
Jon & Dave 27
Thomas-Severson Law 1 25.5
Thomas-Severson Law 3 25
Billy's 1 22.5
Longest Putt: Lee Bergseth, Rick Kulas, Al Schmitt
Closest to pin: Chuck O'Day, Dick Burns
Team results May 29
Commander 15.5, Thomas-Severson Law 3 4.5
JJ's Pub 14, Jon-Dave 6
Dockside 14, Thomas-Severson Law 1 6
Billy's 2 13.5, Billy's 3 6.5
Thomas-Severson Law 2 10.5, Antlers 9.5
Dirt Busters 10.5, Mike-Ben 9.5
Billy's 1 10, Double Trouble 10
Breezy Point women
Judy Thomas carded three bingos to win the June 12 bingo event in the Breezy Point Resort women's league.
Betty Husby, Jan Benson, Sylvia Schmidt, Sue Marsolais and Gloria Thomas tied for second.
Tom Otteson and Tom McGrath won the 2-man best ball event June 10 in the Whitefish Golf Club men's league.
Also in the first flight, second place went to Neil McEwen and Paul Schmidt.
Second flight first place went to Jack Heidman and John Larson. Second went to Terry Stansfield and Fred Skog.
First in the third flight were George Riches and James McKeehen. Second went to Bob Houston and Dean Brandt.
Dick Hanson and Bob McKee had the longest putts with Joe Fetter and Greg Johnson winning the closest to the pin contest.
Men's league is open to the public and welcomes new members. The 18-hole men's league plays every Tuesday morning through September and you can join at any time during the season. Those interested should contact the Whitefish Pro Shop at 218-543-4900.
The Whitefish women's 18-hole league cancelled its June 11 event due to rain.
Anyone interested in joining the league should call Whitefish Golf Club at 218-543-4900 or visit www.whitefish.com
Jean Freytag, Connie Weber, Helen McGrath and Roxi Thompson shot a score of 125 to win the red, white and blue event during the June 4 league.
Sharon Sullivan, Mary Jean Herdey, Sandy Meyer and Sherrie Adam tied the team of Mindy Brown, Mimi Swanson, Nancy Einan and Diane Giefer for second.
Thompson carded a 67 for low net. Nancy Schmidt, Marguerite Baker and Cathy Munger made birdies, with Munger, Baker and Maxine Riches draining chip ins.
Eagle's Landing men
Norm and Terry Nelson shot 28 for low net honors in the Eagles Landing's Monday night scramble June 9.
Following the Nelsons were Bob and Clio Mulenburg with a 29 and Jerry Vanek and John Doe with a 31.
Low gross honors went to Tom Younghans and Howie Person with a 35. Vic and Jason Sofie shot 35 and Hank Hemquist and John Person shot 36.
Closest to the pin were Bob and Clio Mulenburg.
Longest drive was by Stan Leach.
Closest to the pin was Jeff Smith.
Longest putt was by Terry Nelson.
Monday scrambles are open to all men, women, juniors and seniors. Beer and brats following the event are included in the entry fee.
Eagles Landing women
Patti Glocke shot 31 for the low net score in the Wednesday women's league June 11 at Eagle's Landing.
Second went to Kathy Toensing with a 33 followed by Roberta Nyquist 34 and Peggy Tautges 34.
Low gross winners were Stacy Brooks and Kathy Toensing with 43s, Peggy Tautges 45 and Margie Thesing and Patti Glocke 46s.
Eagle's Landing men
Steve Klein's 64 led 18-hole golfers and Jared Heldt's 30 paced 9-hole golfers in the Eagle's Landing Thursday men's league June 12.
18 Hole League
Kyler Erdman 75, Carl Hendrickson 76, Mike Caughey 80, Steve Messerschmidt 80, Pat Paumen 81, Kevin Klempka 81
Steve Klein 64, Dave Walsh 66, Ron Moran 66, Tom Banwart 67, Todd Thompson 67
9 Hole League
Jared Heldt 40, Josh Dahl 40, Joe Bachan 43, Mike Weber 43, Collin Gradin 44, Ed Whitford 44
Jared Heldt 30, Pete Arnoldy 32, Mike Weber 32, Greg Koury 33, Peter Mann 34, Ross Norton 34
Claudia Pilot, Grand View Lodge, and Brenda Williams, Windsong Farm, shot a two-day 138 to capture the 20th MWGA Senior four-ball tournament June 9-10 at Northland Country Club.
Barb Hanson, Whitefish Golf Club, and Dianne Frantz, Olympic Hills, placed fifth in the first flight, while Helen McGrath and Mimi Swanson of Whitefish shot a 183 to place third in the second flight.
Katie Deeg of Golden Eagle Golf Club and Renee Christensen of Forest Hills Golf Course placed sixth in the third flight. Martha Polsfuss, Breezy Point Resort, and Bev Naab, Island View, were third in the master's division.
Riverwood team wins tournament
The Riverwood Healthcare team of Mike Eisenbraun, Chad Cooper, Josh Heggem and Mark Heggem won the Jaques Art Center's annual charity golf tournament June 6 with a score of 59.
Eighteen teams participated.
Jerry Jergens, Burnsville, aced the 120-yard 11th hole of Bobby's Legacy at Cragun's Legacy Courses June 12 using an 8-iron.
Richard Payette, Baxter, aced the 110-yard eighth hole on Dutch's course at Cragun's Legacy Courses with a 9-iron June 16.
June 20: Relay for Life — Eagle's Landing Golf Club
June 21: Scandia Valley Lions Club — Pine Ridge Golf Club
June 22: Minnesota Teen Challenge tournament — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
June 22: Coco Loco Couples Event — Whitefish Golf Club
June 22-23: USGA Amateur Publinks qualifier — Madden's The Classic
June 25: Whitefish Women's Invitational — Whitefish Golf Club
June 27: Brainerd Sports Boosters — The Preserve at Grand View Lodge
June 27: U of M Scholarship golf tournament — Cragun's Legacy Courses
June 28: Boys and Girls Club — Little Falls Country Club
July 1: Charlie's Scramble (3-person, flighted) — Breezy Point Resort's Whitebirch
July 9: Cuyuna Chamber Tournament — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
July 11: Second annual Humane Society Scramble — Whitetail Run
July 12: Minnesota State Putting Championship — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
July 12: Little Falls Flyer Wrestling fundraiser — Little Falls Country Club
July 12: Sundby Open — Whitetail Run
July 13: Hospice Tournament — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
July 13: Couples Mixer — Emily Greens
July 14: Little Falls Chamber of Commerce — Pine Ridge Golf Club
July 17: Miekle Oil tournament — Little Falls Country Club
July 20: Emily Days 9-hole "Go Low" scramble — Emily Greens
July 21: The Quinn Open — Cragun's Legacy Courses
July 23: MMBA Scholarship Fundraiser — Cragun's Legacy Courses
July 27: Best Ball Beach Party (member/guest) — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
July 27: Pine River-Backus Sports Boosters — Black Bear Golf
July 27: Couples Mixer — Emily Greens
July 30: Make-A-Wish Minnesota fundraiser — Whitefish Golf Club
Aug. 1-3: Little Falls Classic — Little Falls Country Club
Aug. 1: Inaugural Wadena-Deer Creek Hockey scramble — Whitetail Run
Aug. 3: The 8th Battle of the Bars — Emily Greens
Aug. 4: Jerry Wegscheid Memorial junior tourney — Whitetail Run
Aug. 5: Charlie's Scramble (3-person, flighted) — Breezy Point Resort's Whitebirch
Aug. 8: Fab tourney — Little Falls Country Club
Aug. 8: Deerwood Open — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
Aug. 9: Swanson's Melanoma Cancer scramble — Breezy Point Resort's Traditional
Aug. 9: Gillingham-Liebel tournament — Little Falls Country Club
Aug. 10: Couples Mixer — Emily Greens
Aug. 10: Dru Sjodin Classic — Whitefish Golf Club
Aug. 11: Tri-County Hospital Foundation fundraiser — Whitetail Run
Aug. 12-13: Women's Club championship — Whitefish Golf Club
Aug. 13: Women's Holder Tournament — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
Aug. 14: Men's Holder Tournament — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
Aug. 15: Ducks Unlimited tournament — Little Falls Country Club
Aug. 16-17: Club championship — Little Falls Country Club
Aug. 17: St. James Catholic Church Scramble — Cuyuna Rolling Hills
Aug. 17: 4th Emily-Outing Food Shelf Scramble — Emily Greens
Aug. 18-19: MGA Senior Tour — The Pines and Preserve at Grand View Lodge
Aug. 20: Brainerd Chamber tournament — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Aug. 21: Women of Whitefish (WOW) — Whitefish Golf Club
Aug. 22: Lakewood Health Systems — Pine Ridge Golf Club
Aug. 23: The Wolfhound Cup — Emily Greens
Aug. 23: Member Club tournament — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Aug. 24: Club Championship — Emily Greens
Aug. 24: Men's and Women's Club Championship — Whitetail Run
Aug. 31: Lakes Area Par 3 Championship — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Sept. 2: Charlie's Scrmable (3-person, flighted) — Breezy Point Resort's Whitebirch
Sept. 7: Pine River-Backus Scholarship fundraiser — Black Bear Golf
Sept. 9: Hands of Hope Tournament — Little Falls Country Club
Sept. 11: Pink Ribbon — Madden's Pine Beach East
Sept. 12: Camp Shamineau tournament — Pine Ridge Golf Club
Sept. 14: Couples Steak Fry — Emily Greens
Sept. 16: MGA Senior Tour Finals — Madden's The Classic
Sept. 20: Hackensack Legion tournament — Black Bear Golf
Sept. 20: 12th Gary Stiner Ironman Classic — Emily Greens
Sept. 20: Sue Fischer Scholarship scramble — Pierz Municipal
Sept. 20-21: The Fish & Golf tournament — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Sept. 21: Classic 6-6-6 Shootout — Madden's The Classic
Sept. 27-28: Great Whitefish Scramble — Whitefish Golf Club
Sept, 28-29: Great Northern Couples Shootout — The Pines and Preserve at Grand View Lodge
Oct. 4-6: NSIC DII Women's Fall Championship — Madden's The Classic
Oct. 4: Pine Ridge Year End tournament — Pine Ridge Golf Club
Oct. 5: Legacy Fall Challenge — Cragun's Legacy Courses
Oct. 11: Chilly Open — Madden's Pine Beach West
Oct. 11: Diehard Shootout — Whitefish Golf Club
Oct. 12: Ironman — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Oct. 18: The Houff — The Pines at Grand View Lodge
Oct. 19: The Houff one-person scramble — Cragun's Legacy Courses