Resorters Golf Tournament: Senior Men's Division, Tuesday
Here's is the latest information about the Men's Senior Division in the Resorters Golf Tournament as of Tuesday night:
Mike Hartmann of Red Wing shot the lowest qualifying round of 74 on Monday in the Men's Senior Division and will take the second seed into the match-play portion of the tournament Wednesday.
Alexandria's Steve Herzog is returning as the 2012 Senior Division Champion and will take the top seed because of that. Last year's runner up, Jim Arnold of Plymouth, is in the championship flight as well after shooting a 79 in qualifying.
Nine players total ended up shooting in the 70s on Monday. Greg Mattson of Becker and Bob Falls of Edina both shot 76. Byron Zinn of Spicewood, Texas carded a 77. Alexandria's Bill Freeman and Mankato's Robert Chesley each finished with 78s, while Gary Rolfzen of St. Cloud had a 79.
Six different players finished at 81 to round out the rest of the Senior Division field. Herzog is going for his fifth title this week. Besides the 2012 Senior Division title, his other titles include the 1984 Men's, the 1992 Execs and the 1993 Men's.
Herzog will be in the group that gets things started for the seniors Wednesday afternoon when he tees off on the first box against Pete Passolt of Orono. Tessmer will battle Rolfzen in that group, as well.
SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP PAIRINGS
Wednesday, July 31
First Tee Box
1:12 p.m. - Steve Herzog vs. Pete Passolt; Steve Tessmer vs. Gary Rolfzen
1:21 - Bob Falls vs. Al Strassburg; Byron Zinn vs. Robert Dube'
1:30 - Mike Hartmann vs. Steve Gergen; Robert Chesley vs. Jim Arnold
1:39 - Greg Mattson vs. Norty Blanchard; Bill Freeman vs. Randy Johnson
2013 SENIOR DIVISION QUALIFIERS
Steve Herzog DC
Mike Hartmann 74
Greg Mattson 76
Bob Falls 76
Byron Zinn 77
Bill Freeman 78
Robert Chesley 78
Steve Tessmer 79
Gary Rolfzen 79
Jim Arnold 79
Randy Johnson 81
Robert Dube' 81
Al Strassburg 81
Norty Blanchard 81
Steve Gergen 81
Pete Passolt 81