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Patriots 2nd at Mid-Minnesota meet

The Pequot Lakes boys’ golf team finished second at the Mid-Minnesota Conference tournament at Cragun’s Legacy Courses on Monday, May 20.

The Patriots’ Brad Boldt earned all-conference honors with a 43. Pequot Lakes was scheduled to play at the Brainerd Invitational on Wednesday, May 22, at the Pines.

Team scores: 1-Staples-Motley 202, 2-Pequot Lakes 216, 3-Park Rapids 230, 4-Crosby-Ironton 234

Individual medalist: Kyle Quast (S-M) 39

Pequot Lakes results: Brad Boldt 43, Kevin Beltz 44, Nic Olmscheid 45, Ethan Neitzke 40, Trenton Beyer 53, Jackson Goerges 44

Patriots 19th at St. Cloud

The Pequot Lakes boys’ golf team finished 19th on Thursday, May 16, at the St. Cloud Country Club Invitational.

Staples-Motley’s Andrew Israelson and Mitch Hagenson shot 74s to tie for medalist honors.

Team scores: 1-Marshall 305, 2-Staples-Motley 306, 3-Buffalo 311, 4-Eagan 312, 5-St. Cloud Tech 315, 6-Rogers 215, 7-St. Cloud Cathedral 317, 8-Benilde-St. Margaret 319, 9-Cambridge 320, 10-Bemidji 325, 11-Brainerd 329, 12-Sartell 330, 13-Becker 331, 14-Rocori 333, 15-St. Michael-Albertville 331, 16-Little Falls 339, 17-St. Cloud Apollo 340, 18-Monticello 342, 19-Pequot Lakes 345, 20-Mayer Lutheran 362

Pequot Lakes results: Bradley Boldt 81, Kevin Beltz 84, Trenton Beyer 87, Nick Olmscheid 93, Jonah Lelwica 94, Jack Kreitz 104

PL at Park Rapids

Kevin Beltz fired an 80 to help Pequot Lakes place third at the Mid-Minn Conference meet on Tuesday, May 14, at the Headwaters course in Park Rapids.

Andrew Israelson captured medalist honors with a 74 to lead Staples-Motley to a first-place finish.

Team scores: 1-Staples-Motley 392, 2-Park Rapids 414, 3-Pequot Lakes 420, 4-Crosby-Ironton 436, 5-United North Central 444, 6-Wadena-Deer Creek 459, 7-Nevis 462, 8-Pine River-Backus 519

Individual medalist: Andrew Israelson (SM) 74

Pequot Lakes results: Bradley Boldt 84, Kevin Beltz 80, Nic Olmscheid 84, Trenton Beyer 85, Jackson Goerges 96, Trenton Beyer 85

Junior varsity plays

The Pequot Lakes junior varsity golf team finished third at Black Bear Golf Course on Thursday, May 16. Brainerd was first with 352, followed by Crosby-Ironton 365 and the Patriots 393.

Pequot Lakes was fifth at the Whitetail Run course in Wadena on May 9. Brainerd was first with 197, followed by W-DC 204, United North Central 204, C-I 209, the Patriots 209, Park Rapids 219, Nevis 224, Staples-Motley 228 and Pine River-Backus 278.

Pequot Lakes finished second at Madden’s Pine Beach West course on May 6. Brainerd Blue was first with 181, followed by the Patriots with 189, Staples-Motley 192, C-I and Brainerd White 196, Nevis 213 and PR-B, incomplete.

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