Area Golf News: Stone places 3rd

Alex Stone of Crosswoods Golf Course shot rounds of 73-74 for a third-place 147 at the 72nd Minnesota State Junior Girls Championship Monday and Tuesday at Legacy Golf in Faribault.

Alex Stone of Crosswoods Golf Course shot rounds of 73-74 for a third-place 147 at the 72nd Minnesota State Junior Girls Championship Monday and Tuesday at Legacy Golf in Faribault.

The recent Pequot Lakes High School graduate finished four shots behind eventual winner Sophia Yoemans of Mississippi National Golf Links. Leah Herzog placed second with a 145.

Legacy men

Reichert Bus maintained the lead in the men's league at Cragun's Legacy Courses with a 33-11 victory over U.S. Bank July 6.

Reichert has 67 points after two weeks of the second half and leads second-place Team Legacy by nine points. Team Legacy beat NextHome Horizons 35.5-8.5.


Von Hanson's Meats mans third place with 56.5 points after defeating Thelen Heating 26.5-17.5.

Micah Toftness scored an 11-0 win for Team Legacy.

July 6 results:

Team results
Edward Jones 23, Sultans of Swing 21

Team Legacy 35.5, NextHome Horizons 8.5

Shep's on 6th 29, Randall State Bank 15

Riverwood Bank 24, .925 Silver 20

Hy-Tec Construction 23, Frandsen B&T-Blue Team 21


Big Wood 28.5, Frandsen B&T-Gray Team 15.5

Reichert Bus 33, U.S. Bank 11

Mid-Minnesota FCU 23, People's Security 21

State Farm Insurance 26, American National Bank 18

Deerwood Bank 26.5, Giovanni's Pizza 17.5

Von Hanson's Meats 26.5, Thelen Heating 17.5

Team Standings

Reichert Bus 67
Team Legacy 58
Von Hanson's Meats 56.5
Riverwood Bank 56
Shep's on 6th 54.5
Big Wood 49.5
Deerwood Bank 48
Edward Jones 46.5
State Farm Insurance 46.5
.925 Silver 44.5


Sultans of Swing 44.5
Frandsen B&T-Blue Team 44
People's Security 43.5
Hy-Tec Construction 41.5
Thelen Heating 40
American National Bank 39.5
Giovanni's Pizza 39
Randall State Bank 35.5
Frandsen B&T-Gray Team 35
Mid-Minnesota FCU 33
US Bank 25
NextHome Horizons 20.50

Individual events

Longest Putt: Darrell Pulak, David Schwegman
Closest to the Pin: Jeff Hand, Matt Cousino

Low net: 1-Matt Cousino 29, Chad Harting , David Ude 32, Jeff Hanson 32

Low gross: Dave LePage 31, Ryan Neitzke 35, Brad Holland 35, Sam Holland 37

Side game: Todd Ringler

Thursday's matchup

US Bank vs Thelen Heating and Roofing


Frandsen B&T-Gray Team vs Hy-Tec Construction

Riverwood Bank vs Big Wood

State Farm Insurance vs Von Hanson's Meats

American National Bank vs Edward Jones

Giovanni's Pizza vs Mid-Minnesota FCU

Deerwood Bank vs NextHome Horizons

Team Legacy vs .925 Silver

Randall State Bank vs Frandsen B&T-Blue Team


Sultans of Swing vs Shep's on 6th

Reichert Bus vs People's Security

Breezy Point women

Polly Aumock, Myra Faust and Sue Marsolais teamed up to win the Breezy Point women's league dice game event July 6 at Whitebirch.

Second place went to the team of Connie Colon, Kathy McTague, Bugs Schmidt and Sue Skinner.

The team of Cindy Buxton, Peggy Gustafson, Verna Miller and Sandy O'Day finished third.

Warrior Golf Classic

The Brainerd Warrior Hockey Golf Classic is scheduled Aug. 18 at Eagles Landing in Fort Ripley.


Registration begins at 7 a.m. and the tournament at 8 a.m.

If registering online, email the following to .

• Name

• email address

• Players you plan to golf with

• Indicate choice of hamburger, cheeseburger or chicken meal

• Bring $100 to registration Aug. 18

• Checks may be made payable to Brainerd Sports Boosters-Warrior Hockey.

Registration is $110 the day of the tournament.

The registration fee includes 18 holes of golf with cart, choice of meal with chips and a Warrior Hockey hat. There will be cash prizes for first-, second- and third-place teams. Raffle ticket given at registration is good for meal and raffle prizes at the end of the tournament and for on-course contests.

Swingers and Sweepers


Brainerd Lakes Curling Association will hosts its Swingers and Sweepers golf tournament fundraiser at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at Bobby's Legacy Course at Cragun's.

The 4-person scramble costs $75 per person before Aug. 15, $95 per person thereafter. Cost includes nine holes of golf with cart and buffet dinner following the event.

Golfers can sign up individually or as a foursome. Dinner only is $25.

Register online at

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Additional information is available by contacting Toni Czeczok at 218-831-1484 or emailing . Rally For The Cure at Cuyuna

The Cuyuna Rolling Hills women's golf association will host a nine-hole Rally For The Cure event and Memorial tournament July 26.

The Rally event will begin 8:30 a.m. with the Memorial tournament starting at 10:45 a.m.

All women are invited to participate. There is a $20 tax deductible donation for the Rally event along with a special Rally rate for green fees if you are not a Cuyuna Rolling Hills member.

For more information or to register contact Cuyuna Rolling Hills at 218-534-3489 or Sandy at 218-546-6506 or Edie at 218-927-2168.

Heggerston ties for 18th

Maggie Heggerston of Pequot Lakes, who now plays for the University of Minnesota, tied for 18th place in the U.S. Women's Amateur Sectional Qualifying July 6 at Prestwick Golf Club in Woodbury.

Heggerston shot 6-over-par 41-37--78.

Sierra Kersten of Spokane, Wash., was medalist with a 70. The top three qualifiers were Sarah Burnham of Maple Grove with a 71 and Brenna Lervick of Chanhassen and Julie Houston of Allen, Texas, with 73s. First alternate is Katherine Smith of Detroit Lakes. Second alternate is Allisen Corpuz of Waipahu, Hawaii.


Jerry DeChaine, Brainerd, aced the 139-yard 15th hole on the Dutch Course at Cragun's Legacy Courses July 3 with a 9-iron.

Don Berglund, Eden Prairie, aced the 127-yard eighth hole on the Dutch Course at Cragun's Legacy Courses July 2 with an 8-iron.

Upcoming events

July 12-Junior PGA event, The Classic at Madden's

July 12-Cuyuna Lakes Chamber scramble, Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge

July 13-PGA Junior event, Whitetail Run

July 14-Hospice, Cuyuna Rolling Hills

July 16-Emily Days 9 Hole 'Go Low' scramble, Emily Greens

July 17-Bay Lake Lions scramble, Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge

July 18-Crosswoods/Moonlite Bay 2-person tourney, Crosswoods

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