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From left to right, Deven and Kallen Kaafas of Albert Lea join Alexandria athletes Jacob Paulzine and Justin Hanson-Simmons and alternate-shot partner Ryan Spencer with their medals at the national golf meet. (Contributed)

Paulzine, Hanson-Simmons impress at SO golf meet

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Jacob Paulzine and Justin Hanson-Simmons each brought back some hardware after competing in the Special Olympics National Golf Invitational from October 17-20.


The two golfers competed at the Seaview Golf Club and Resort in Galloway, New Jersey with the competition covering three days of nine-hole rounds. Divisions were decided after the first two rounds of qualifying scores.

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Eric Morken
Eric Morken is the sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press and Osakis Review newspapers in Douglas County, MN. Follow him on Twitter at echo_sports.
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