Onalaska's Weber just misses qualifying for USGA Mid-Amateur
HARTFORD, WI - Onalaska's Joe Weber (pictured) just missed making the cut for the United States Golf Association Mid-Amateur Championship. Weber, the winner of the 2016 and 2017 La Crosse County Amateur Golf Championship as presented by Pepsi-Cola of La Crosse, shot a sparkling 2-under par 70 at Washington County Golf Course in Hartford on Wednesday, but became the first alternate in the chase to qualify for the annual event. Garrett Jones and Jim Lemon, both from Madison, shot 69 and were the only two qualifiers.
16th annual Wilber Memorial set Aug. 26
TREMPEALEAU, WI - The 16th annual Linda and Harold Wilber Memorial two-person big cup scramble is scheduled Sunday, Aug. 26, at Trempealeau Mountain Golf Club. Entry fee is $40 per person for Trempealeau Mountain pass holders and $60 each for non-pass holders. Entry fee includes 18 holes with cart, tee prizes, range balls, hole contests on all 18 holes, two drink tickets and lunch after the round. There is men's and women's gross and net awards as well as mixed team net awards. Team handicap is based on 30 percent of player A's handicap and 15 percent of player B. Tee times are available from 7 a.m.-3 p.m., according to Nick Jankowski, director of golf. To sponsor a hole or make a tee time, call Jankowski at 608-534-7417.
'2 for Tuesday' at Forest Hills in August
Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse continues with its monthly specials. Each Tuesday in August, Forest Hills is offering two greens fees for the price of one between from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Call a friend for a round of golf and get out and play. For more information contact or to book a tee time at 608-779-4653, or http://www.foresthillsgolf.org/.
BRF's Johnson fourth in WSGA Senior Tour Event
VERONA, WI - Greg Johnson of Black River Falls finished in a three-way tie for fourth place in the Wisconsin State Golf Association Senior Tour Event No. 13 at Hawk's Landing Golf Club in Verona, WI on Tuesday. Johnson carded a 3-over par 75 with 33 points in the Senior Gross Division. Michael Drugan of Holmen shared seventh place with 76 and 32 points. Johnson also tied for third place in the Senior Net Division with 70 and 38 points. Drugan was among those tying for 21st place with 74 and 34 points. Ronald Puestow of Onalaska tied for 46th place in the Super Seniors Gross Division with 97 and 15 points. He tied for 29th place in the Net Division with 75 and 33 points.
McClintock collects 2nd TRGA title in last 3 events
ONALASKA, WI - Make that two out of three for Tom McClintock. McClintock (pictured) won his second Three Rivers Golf Association VPP Group/Big Sky Cattle tournament in his last three tries on Sunday. McClintock captured first place in the Championship Flight of the TRGA Cedar Creek Open with 74 at The Golf Club at Cedar Creek in Onalaska. He also won the TRGA Trempealeau Mountain Open recently. Jake Dunn, runner-up to Ben Skogen in last week's 28th annual La Crosse County Amateur Golf Championships as presented by Pepsi-Cola of La Crosse, finished one stroke behind McClintock, while Robert Johannes and Mark Miller shared third with 77. Meanwhile, Mitch Gault captured his second TRGA victory of the year in First Flight with 70. Michael Ewing won Second Flight with 85, while Bjorn Berg notched his third title in Third Flight with 86. Marty Gora collected his second Gold Flight crown of the season with a low net 84. Cathi Baus picked up her third title with a low gross 88 and low net 74 in Women's Flighted.
TRGA CEDAR CREEK OPEN
At The Golf Club at Cedar Creek In Onalaska, WI Aug. 12, results
Men's Championship McClintock, Tom 38-36 74 Dunn, Jake 37-38 75 Johannes, Robert 42-35 77 Miller, Mark 40-37 77 Iverson, Derek 40-38 78 Schroeckenthaler, Jake 43-35 78 Drugan, Michael 41-39 80 Korger, Ben 39-41 80 Paulson, Nick 41-39 80 Speltz, Ricky 42-38 80 Zimmerman, Matt 38-42 80 Anderson, Nick 43-38 81 Brom, Chris 45-36 81 Olson, Eric 41-41 82 Dunnum, Jeff 40-43 83 Peterson, Matthew 43-40 83 Roth, TJ 44-41 85 Phelps, Ethan 43-45 88 Collier, Dalton 43-50 93
Men's First Flight Gault, Mitch 37-33 70 Darwin, Tim 34-41 75 Stewart, Rick 38-37 75 Evenson, Tom 37-39 76 Schultz, Trevor 36-40 76 Graf, Jordan 40-38 78 Greeno, Curt 37-42 79 Hoehn, Matt 41-39 80 Hageness, Doug 40-41 81 Lindseth, Bruce 39-44 83 Loomis, Joe 42-41 83 Amann, Brandon 42-42 84 Olson, Randy 46-38 84 Feehan, Bill 43-45 88 Simones, Sam 44-52 96
Men's Second Flight Ewing, Michael 44-41 85 Breeden, Dan 46-42 88 Deetz, David 42-46 88 Friedl, Tony 44-44 88 Schmitz, Daron 48-41 89 Schoen, Robert 46-44 90 Burns, Robert 45-46 91 Werner, Mark 45-47 92 Zietlow, Scott 45-47 92 Hansen, Rob 47-48 95 Seidel, Keith 49-49 98 Jacobson, Monte 46-54 100
Men's Third Flight Berg, Bjorn 42-44 86 Miller, Jeff 45-42 87 Beerkircher, Kory 44-45 89 Bork, Damian 42-47 89 Gilbertson, Jim 44-45 89 Hackworth, Scott 43-48 91 Crogan, Steve 46-46 92 Huegel, Mike 48-45 93 Luethe, Josh 49-44 93 Rosenow, John 41-52 93 Cagle, Bob 45-49 94 Peterson, Mark 45-50 95 Hunter, Joe 50-46 96 Kleifgen, Nick 47-50 97 Rice, Patrick 49-52 101
Men's Gold Flight Gora, Marty 42-42 84 DeYoe, Michael 38-47 85 Puestow, Ronald 47-46 93 Shingleton, Larry 43-51 94 Sanchez, David 47-49 96 Wall, Richard 50-47 97 Loken, Van 49-54 103 Krueger, Jeff 51-55 106 Fortin, Mike 53-56 109
Women's Flighted Baus, Cathi 45-43 88 74 Ziegelbauer, Terry 44-50 94 77