Boys' golf: Osakis, WCA, Ashby send golfers on to Section 5A
Three Osakis golfers will advance to the Section 5A golf meet at Benson today, Wednesday after finishing in the top seven of those not on a team already advancing.
Cold, rain and wind greeted the players last Wednesday at the Minnewaska Golf Course in the 5A-North sub-section.
Paul Hartmann earned medalist honors with his score of 86, and Joey Kotek was fifth with a 94. Joe Garcia's 98 earned him a spot at section, as well.
Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley and Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa tied for championship honors at 376 and both advance to section as full teams. Osakis was a close second with 380, while West Central Area and Ashby tied for fifth at 422.
Advancing for Ashby will be J.P. Moe, who turned in a 96, while West Central Area will send two golfers in Jordan Bruns, 99, and Hunter Pfingsten, 100.
SUB-SECTION 5A-NORTH BOYS' GOLF
TEAM SCORES - 1. Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley 376, 2. Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa 376, 3. Osakis 380, 4. Browerville 418, 5. Ashby and West Central Area 422, 7. Wheaton-Herman/Norcross 458.
MEDALIST - Paul Hartmann, Osakis, 86.
ASHBY SCORES - J.P. Moe 96, Triston Korkowski 104, Jake Jaenisch 110, Dustin Parsons 113, Nic Johnson 112, Grant Finkelson 125.
OSAKIS SCORES - Paul Hartmann 86, Joe Garcia 98, Mitch Tersteeg 102, Joey Kotek 94, R.J. Dykema 105.
WEST CENTRAL AREA SCORES - Hunter Pfingsten 100, Jordan Bruns 99, Bailey Diedrich 103, Zach Cunningham 123, james Wiese 120, Alex Olson 124.
ADVANCING TO SECTION
TEAMS - Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley and Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa.
INDIVIDUALS - Paul Hartmann, Osakis, 86; Joey Kotek, Osakis 94; Ryan Rickbeil, Browerville, 94; J.P. Moe, Ashby, 96; Joe Garcia, Osakis, 98; Jordan Bruns, WCA, 99; Hunter Pfingsten, WCA, 100; Brandon Host, Browerville, 101.