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Area Golf News: Von Hanson's stakes a claim

Von Hanson’s Meats seared US Bank 29-15 July 19 to land in the top spot of the men’s league standings at Cragun’s Legacy Courses.

Applebee’s, last week’s leader, fell to second place despite beating BSN Sports 21.5-18.5.

Von Hanson’s and Applebee’s will square off Thursday.

American National beat first Security 24-20 for third place.

Results from July 19:

Team results

Von Hanson’s 29, US Bank 15

American National 24, First Security 20

Halverson Law 28.5, Bremer Bank 15.5

Thelen Heating 25.5, Shep’s on 6th 18.5

Applebee’s 21.5, BSN Sports 18.5

Edward Jones 24, Mulligan’s 20

Colonial Life 27, D&D Exteriors 17

People’s Security 26, Deerwood Bank 18

Team standings

Von Hanson’s 113.38

Applebee’s 110.5

American National 107.63

Colonial Life 107.25

Halverson Law 100.75

Edward Jones 96.5

First Security 94.25

Thelen Heating 93.63

Shep’s on 6th 93.13

Bremer Bank 83.75

US Bank 85.5

D&D Exteriors 84.88

Mulligan’s 84.88

BSN Sports 83.5

People’s Security 83.5

Deerwood Bank 77.38

Individual results

Closest to the pin: Rob Ferguson

Closest to pin: Tim Bogenschutz

Longest putt: Bob Thorkelson

Thursday’s matchups

Von Hanson’s vs. Applebee’s

Bremer Bank vs. Shep’s on 6th

US Bank vs. BSN Sports

Edward Jones vs. Colonial Life

First Security vs. Deerwood Bank

Halverson Law vs. Thelen Heating

Mulligan’s vs. D&D Exteriors

American National vs. People’s Security

Legacy women

Kelly Gorvin and Rhonda Mareck were double winners during July 17th’s Hawaiian theme night and dice scramble event at Cragun’s Legacy Courses.

Gorvin nailed the longest drive and helped her team of Janice Oakley, Mary Lippo and Ruth Norman to a 35 on the back nine of Bobby’s Course.

Also carding a 35 was the team of Mareck, Angela Sandelin, Malinda Johanneck, Cheryl Karnowski and Cindy Hardel. Mareck was closest to the pin and a key dice thrower for her team.

On Bobby’s front nine, the team of Laurie Fitterer, Katy Kalenberg, Theresa Proctor, Vindy Pulak and Shana Krantz shot 36 for the low team score.

Lindsey Kaiser and Sandy McKenzie had the longest drives and Kalenberg was closest to the pin.

On the Par 3 Course, the threesome of Mary Ambroz, Judy Jones and Rita Johnson tied the team of Jamie Clough, Jessica Gangl and Nicki Fett for the low team score. Heidi Brown made the longest putt.

Breezy Point men

Thomas Law used an 8-4 victory over Billy’s Bar and Grill July 19 to stake a three-point lead in the Breezy Point men’s league standings.

Dockside topped Mills Motor 6.5-5.5 to land in second place.

Results from July 19:

Team results

Dockside 6.5, Mills Motor 5.5

Billy’s Buddies 7, Datam 5

Thomas Law 8, Billy’s Bar and Grill 4

Commander/JJ’s 6

Team standings

Thomas Law 17

Dockside 14

Billy’s Bar and Grill 12.5

Mills Motor 11.5

Commander/JJ’s 10.5

Billy’s Buddies 10

Datam 8.5

Individual results

Low net

0-6 handicap: Dick Williams 31, Mark Johnson 31

7-9 handicap: Gene Berry 31

10-over: Mike Marcum 30, Gaynard Brown 30

Longest putts: Dick Polsfuss, Dick Burns, Don Sandberg, Bob Bannick

Closest to pin: Jon Marsolais, Jim Fischer

Thursday’s matchups

Whitebirch front

Billy’s Buddies vs. Billy’s Bar and Grill

Commander/JJ’s vs. Mills Motor

Dockside vs. Datam Technology

Thomas Law — bye

Breezy Point women

Sue Marsolais captured the July 19 Ts and Fs game during Breezy Point Resort women’s league at the Whitebirch Golf Course.

Marsolais shot a 16 to top Connie Parsly, Sylvia Schmitt and Bugs Schmidt, who all tied for second.

Kathy McTague, Barb Owens, Joi Brandt, Gloria Thomas, Cathy Johnson and Jean Appleton tied for third,

The event July 26 will be guest day on the front nine of the Whitebirch Golf Course.

Madden’s women

Donna Motzko’s 24 points were enough to overtake the mother-daughter duo of Alyssa and Dawn Wiebusch, who both scored 23 points during the July 17 stableford event at Madden’s Resort’s women’s night at the Pine Beach East Course.

Alyssa Wiebusch did capture the longest drive honor.

Whitefish women

Susan Walstrom and Barb Holubar each netted 22s for first place in flight A July 18 during the Whitefish women’s 18-hole league.

Joan Kantos and Mary Kay Kendall tied for third with 25s.

Marguerite Baker, Myra Faust and Susan Finley all shot 23s to tie for first in flight B. Darlene Bonnema’s 22 was good for first in flight C. Mary Boeder was second with a 24 and Joi Brandt and Sandra Pohl tied for third with 25s.

Walstrom’s 32 was the low nine-hole net and Mary Kay Kendall recorded the only chip in of the rain-shortened event.

The July 25 event will be the “Go Red For Women” event in support of women’s heart health.

Holes in one

• Joel Jenkins, Brainerd, aced the 125-yard 17th hole at Eagles Landing July 22 with a pitching wedge.

• Erik Stoxen, East Gull Lake, aced the 112-yard No. 4 on the Dutch Course at Cragun’s Legacy Courses July 23 using a 4-hybrid.

• Greg Henderson, Baxter, aced the 155-yard 15th hole on the Dutch Course at Cragun’s Legacy Courses July 22 with an 8-iron.

• Winston Adams, Minneapolis, aced the 184-yard fourth hole at Golden Eagle Golf Club with a 5-wood.

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