Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse is offering a "Sunday Fun Day" special this weekend. The historic, 18-hole course nestled below Grandad Bluff is offering an online tee time special of 18 holes with cart for $39, or 9 holes with cart for $25. Log onto http://www.foresthillsgolf.org. For more information, call 608-779-4653.
50th annual Viroqua Hills Open set this weekend
VIROQUA, WI - Viroqua Hills Golf Course is celebrating its anniversary this weekend with the 50th annual Viroqua Hills Open Golf Tournament. The 36-hole tournament is set for Saturday and Sunday. Ten former champions return for the 2018 event, including 2017 winner Garrett Jones of Madison, former La Crosse County Amateur champion Brady Strangstalien of Westby, Jay Halverson of Viroqua, Logan Alexander of Viola, B.J. Endicott from Madison, Todd Groves from West Monroe LA, Ben Fauske of New London, Ole Braaten of Viroqua, Mark Starr from Prairie du Sac and Jim Getter of Cincinnati, OH.
Onalaska's Drewiskes tie for 8th in net partners tourney
NEKOOSA, WI - Kevin and Krista Drewiske of Onalaska finished in a two-way tie for eighth place in the Wisconsin State Golf Association Net Partners Tournament No. 6 on Wednesday. The Drewiskes toured the par-72 Lakes Course at Lake Arrowhead Golf Club in Nekoosa with a 112-102-214 and 112 points. Lynn and Michael Lenz of La Crosse finished 21st with 112-108-220 and 105 points. Kevin Schumacher of Holmen and his partner, Emery Healy of Galesville, managed a tie for 25th place with 113-109-222 and 102 points. Meanwhile, Chris Olson and Lance Ott of Black River Falls shared 28th place with 118-108-226 and 98 points. Mike and Jo Bistodeau of Holmen shot 114-113-227 and 97 points for a share of 31st place.
It pays to be a Forest Hills Players Club member
Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse is offering another special for its Players Club members. The scenic public course is featuring a Players Club only special on Sunday, Aug, 5, with all day twilight rates. Call 608-779-4653 to book a tee time. Players Club memberships cost $25 and offer several discounts.
Onalaska golfers show strength in Pater-Filius event
NEKOOSA, WI - Onalaska is proving to be a powerhouse in Wisconsin golf tournaments. Jim and Ben Socha of Onalaska, won the Wisconsin State Golf Association 107th Pater-Filius (Father-Son) Tournament at Lake Arrowhead Golf Club in Nekoosa, WI, on Tuesday. The Socha duo carded a 2-under par 70 on the Lakes Course to pace the low gross competition. Scott and Ben Skogen, also from Onalaska, finished in a tie for second place with 74. Rick and Montana Stewart, also from Onalaska, managed a tie for 23rd place with 82. Meanwhile, Fran Hewuse II and Trey Hewuse III of Tomah, tied for 27th place with 83, while Scott and Austin Erickson of Sparta finished in a tie for 38th place with 85. In low net competition, Bill Hoffland of Viroqua and Jay Hoffland of Madison tied for 57th place with 77, Mitch and Carter Gault of Holmen tied for 67th place with 78 and Quinton Hanson of Sun Prairie and Jim Hanson of Sparta finished 99th with 84.