Onalaska's Weber finishes fourth in Mid-America Championship
SHEBOYGAN, WI - Onalaska's Joe Weber finished fourth in the Wisconsin State Golf Association Mid-Amateur Championship at Pine Hills Country Club in Sheboygan, WI, on Tuesday. Weber (pictured) posted a 2-over par 73 for a 5-over 147, two-day total. Ryan Schmus of Brookfield won the title with 73-69-142. Trempealeau's Jake Dunn and Scott Skogen of Onalaska tied for 16th place. Dunn posted 76-78-154, while Skogen managed 80-74-154. Greg Johnson of Black River Falls tied for 53rd place with 82-82-164. Holmen's Michael Drugan shared 55th place with 81-84-165. La Crosse's Bill Feehan, Jr., managed 85-81-166 for a share of 61st place, while Onalaska's Montana Stewart carded 86-81-167 to tie for 65th place. Marcus Williamson of Onalaska tied for 79th place with 82-90-172.
Onalaska's Weber sixth in Mid-Amateur Championship
SHEBOYGAN, WI - Joe Weber of Onalaska led eight La Crosse area players in the first round of the Wisconsin State Golf Association Mid-Amateur Championship at Pine Hills Country Club in Sheboygan, WI, on Monday. Weber posted a 3-over par 74 for a share of sixth place. Jim Doing of Verona tops the scoreboard with a sizzling 67 heading into today's final round. Trempealeau's Jake Dunn is tied for 15th place with 76. Scott Skogen shot 80 for a share of 42nd place, while Michael Drugan's 81 shares 49th place. Marcu Williamson of Onalaska and Greg Johnson of Black River Falls carded 82 for a tie for 57th place, La Crosse's Bill Feehan, Jr., managed 85 for a tie for 81st place and Onalaska's Montana Stewart was at 86 for a share of 84th place.
Forest Hills offering Labor Day weekend special
Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse continues to roll out its specials. Try this - 18 holes of golf with cart for $40, plus tax before 2 p.m., from Sept. 1-3. However, the rate drops to $35, plus tax after 2 p.m. Golfers may also support Folds of Honor with an Odyssey putter giveaway and the 50/50 closest to the pin contest. For more information or to book a tee time, call 608-779-4653.
Holmen's Williamson 9th in WSGA Senior Amateur Championship
ONEIDA, WI - Paul Williamson, the all-time winner of the La Crosse County Amateur Golf Championships with seven titles, finished in a tie for ninth place in the annual Wisconsin State Golf Association Seniors Amateur Championship on Tuesday. Williamson (pictured), from Holmen, was tied for first place with a 3-under par 69 at Thornberry Creek at Oneida in Oneida, WI, on Monday. He posted 78 on Tuesday for a 147 total in the 55-64 age gross division in the 36-hole event. Greg Johnson of Black River Falls finished in a tie for 19th place with 77-73-150, while Tom Wilson of La Crescent, MN, shared 30th place with 76-79-155. Holmen's Michael Drugan shot 85-74-159 for a share of 45th place, while Onalaska's Rick Stewart finished with 82-78-160 and a tie for 48th place. In the age 65-69 Super Seniors low gross division, Tom Dobbe of Viroqua finished 31st with 86-97-183.
Jake Dunn wins TRGA Championship
ONALASKA, WI - Jake Dunn captured the annual Three Rivers Golf Association VPP Group/Big Sky Cattle Championship at The La Crosse Country Club on Sunday. Dunn was in control from the start of the 36-hole event, shooting a 2-under par 69 at Forest Hills Golf Course in La Crosse on Saturday. Dunn followed with a 3-over 75 on Sunday for a 144 total and four-stroke victory over runner-up Tom McClintock with 73-75 -- 148. Derek Iverson was a distant third with 76-78 -- 154. Tom Evenson won the First Flight title with 73-80 -- 153, while the Second Flight crown went to Mark Werner with 80-88 -- 168. Kevin Drewiske captured the Third Flight title with 84-78 -- 162, while Larry Shingleton won the Men's Gold Flight with a low net 90-88 -- 178. Krista Drewiske won the Women's Flighted title with a low net 155 after carding 84-91 -- 176 low gross total.
At The La Crosse Country Club In Onalaska, WI Aug. 25-26, results
Men's Championship Dunn, Jake 69-75 144 McClintock, Tom 73-75 148 Iverson, Derek 76-78 154 Dobbe, Troy 76-81 157 Miller, Mark 76-82 158 Drugan, Michael 80-83 163 Stees, Matt 79-85 164 Dunnum, Jeff 84-85 169
Men's First Flight Evenson, Tom 73-80 153 Lindseth, Bruce 71-84 155 Schultz, Trevor 76-82 158 Stewart, Rick 80-79 159 Hoehn, Matt 83-79 162 Loomis, Joe 79-83 162 Pigorsch, Jeff 78-84 162 Olson, Randy 82-81 163 Gault, Mitch 79-85 164 Hageness, Doug 82-84 166 Darwin, Tim 80-86 166 Feehan, Bill 79-90 169 Servais, Jonathan 88-89 177 Friedl, Tony 91-98 189
Men's Second Flight Werner, Mark 80-88 168 Amann, Brandon 76-93 169 Shimshak, Jeremiah 85-90 175 Schoen, Robert 80-97 177 Blank, Randy 89-90 179 Jacobson, Monte 91-90 181 Ewing, Michael 90-91 181 Peterson, Tim 90-92 182 Huegel, Mike 93-90 183 Osgood, Jeff 91-94 185 Bork, Damian 94-92 186 Roers, Bob 93-94 187 Deetz, David 89-101 190
Men's Third Flight Drewiske, Kevin 84-78 162 Hunter, Joe 81-93 174 Miller, Jeff 85-94 179 Sciborski, Bob 88-96 184 Berg, Bjorn 91-95 186 Hackworth, Scott 91-95 186 Luethe, Josh 89-99 188 Cagle, Bob 92-98 190 Davis, Marvin 87-103 190 Kleifgen, Nick 93-98 191 Breeden, Dan 99-96 195 Beerkircher, Kory 98-98 196 Schroeder, Jeff 93-105 198 Crogan, Steve 97-103 200
Men's Gold Flight Shingleton, Larry 90-88 178 Puestow, Ronald 91-94 185 Kelly, Jim 91-98 189 Gora, Marty 97-95 192 Fairey, Dave 95-100 195 Fortin, Mike 98-99 197 DeYoe, Michael 91-106 197 Cram, Roger 99-101 200 Wall, Richard 97-104 201 Loken, Van 116-111 227
Women's Flighted Drewiske, Krista 84-92 176 155 Ziegelbauer, Terry 100-90 190 157 Baus, Cathi 91-103 194 167