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.


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.

Onalaska's Skogen finishes 13th in Wisconsin State Amateur

MINOCQUA, WI - Ben Skogen (pictured) finished in a three-way tie for 13th place in the 117th annual Wisconsin State Golf Association State Amateur Championship at the Minocqua Country Club on Thursday.
Skogen, from Onalaska and a former member of the University of Wisconsin men's golf team, finished with a 3-over-par 75 for a four-day, 288 total.
Joe Weber, an Onalaska dentist and two-time defending La Crosse County Amateur Golf Championships winner, managed a four-way tie for 25th place with a final round 74 for a 294 total.
Josh Dirks of La Crosse carded 80 on his final round for a four-day total of 309 and a share of 61st place.
Thomas Longbella of Chippewa Falls won the event with 66-73-68-72-279, defeating Harrison Ott of Brookfield, in sudden death playoff.


La Crosse's Feehan wins state par 3-championship

ADAMS, WI - Bill Feehan of La Crosse must enjoy par-3 holes.
Feehan shot a 3-under par 48 to win the Wisconsin State Golf Association Par 3 Championship at Sand Valley Resort on Monday.
Feehan's card included 6 birdies and 2 bogies.
Ethan Schmitz, from Sparta, and Greg Johnson of Black River Falls, finished in a six-way tie for 14th place with 54, while Onalaska's Dave Rude managed 60 for a 43rd  place finish.

Skogen moves into 9th place tie in State Amateur

MINOCQUA, WI - Ben Skogen hopped over Joe Weber in his quest for his first Wisconsin State Golf Association State Amateur Championship at the Minocqua Country Club on Wednesday.
Skogen, from Onalaska and a former member of the University of Wisconsin men's golf team, is in a six-way tie for ninth place with 70-72-71-213 in the 72-hole event.
Weber, an Onalaska dentist, fell into a four-way share of 25th place with 70-70-80 for 220.
Josh Dirks of La Crosse shot 77 and is tied for 69th place with 229.
The 72-hole event concludes on Thursday.
Hunter Eichhorn of Carney, MI, maintains the lead with rounds of 79-68-69-206.
The 72-hole event ends on Thursday.