Patriots 4th at Mid-State meet
Pequot Lakes placed fourth and was led by Tyler Seeling's 82 and Brodie Olson's 84 at the Mid-State Conference meet Monday, May 13, at The Vintage at Staples.
Cayden Turk shot 74 and Casey Finnerty 75 to lead the Crosby-Ironton Rangers into a tie with Detroit Lakes for the conference title. The two earned all-conference honors and with Colton Turk's 78 and Frank Meyer's 83 helped C-I to a 310 team score.
Pequot Lakes and Pine River-Backus were scheduled to play in the Ranger Invite at Deacon's Lodge Wednesday, May 15.
Team scores: 1t-Crosby-Ironton 310, 1t-Detroit Lakes 310, 3-Staples-Motley 328, 4-Pequot Lakes 340, 5-Park Rapids 374, 6-Aitkin 420, 7-Wadena-Deer Creek inc.
Individual medalist: Beck Erholtz (SM) 67
Pequot Lakes results: Tyler Seeling 82, Henry Neva 89, Luke Tangen 85, Brodie Olson 84, Ben Golden 89, Brandon Brill 92
Tigers 9th at Apollo invite
Brady Raph fired a 78 to place 12th individually and Keenan Dahl carded an 80 to lead Pine River-Backus to a ninth-place finish at the St. Cloud Apollo Invite Monday, May 13, at Territory Golf Club.
Isaac Seeker shot an 83 for the Pequot Lakes Patriots, which finished 16th.
Team scores: 1-Andover 310, 2-Buffalo 311, 3-Elk River 320, 4-Albany 324, 5-Melrose 326, 6-St. Cloud Cathedral 331, 7-Little Falls 333, 8-Monticello 336, 9-Pine River-Backus 338, 10-Princeton 340, 11-Mora 340, 12-North Branch 349, 13-Zimmerman 356, 14-Cambridge 359, 15-Big Lake 361, 16-Pequot Lakes 363
Individual medalist: Cameron Lamke (Albany) 72
Pequot Lakes results: Hunter Nybakken 88, Quady Bernu 96, Joey Dotty 104, Isaac Seeker 83, Isaac Peterson 103, Ethan Thomas 96
Pine River-Backus results: Brady Raph 78, Keenan Dahl 80, Tyler DeGrote 92, Brady Bristow 88, Joe Zaczkowski 94
Raph places 3rd
On Saturday, May 11, Brady Raph of PR-B placed third with a two-day total of 152 as the Tigers were 12th in the Virginia Tournament at The Quarry at Giants Ridge.
Raph fired rounds of 75 and 77 for his 152, which was seven shots off first, which was captured by Cloquet's Sam Baker.
Raph was third overall after the first round of play Friday, May 10.
Team scores: 1-Cloquet/Esko 630, 2-Woodbury 659, 3-Superior 663, 4-Duluth East 663, 5-Rosemount 673, 6-Little Falls 679, 7-Virginia 679, 8-Mora 686, 9-Fergus Falls 688, 10-Eveleth/Gilbert 694, 11-Hermantown 695, 12-Pine River-Backus 695, 13-Cannon Falls 697, 14-International Falls 702, 15-Northwoods 703, 16-Pierz 708, 17-Mesabi East 715, 18-Grand Rapids 736, Hibbing INC, Two Harbors INC
Individual medalist: Sam Baker (Cloquet/Esko) 145
Pine River-Backus results: 3-Brady Raph 152, 21-Keenan Dahl 168, 67-Tyler DeGrote 182, 88-Joe Zaczkowski 193, 96-Brady Bristow 205
Tigers 3rd, Patriots 4th
On Thursday, May 9, Brady Raph finished second two-strokes back with a 74 for third-place Pine River-Backus at a Mid-Minn Conference meet at Cuyuna Rolling Hills.
Fourth-place Pequot Lakes was led by Hunter Nybakken's 90.
Team scores: 1-Crosby-Ironton 326, 2-Staples-Motley 340, 3-Pine River-Backus 350, 4-Pequot Lakes 375, 5-Aitkin 325, inc-Wadena-Deer Creek
Individual medalist: Beck Erholtz (SM) 72
Pequot Lakes results: 13-Hunter Nybakken 90, Ethan Thomas 92, Isaac Seeker 93, Darby Boelter 100, Quady Bernu 102, Joey Dotty 102
Pine River-Backus results: 2-Brady Raph 74, Keenan Dahl 85, Tyler DeGrote 93, Joe Zaczkowski 98, Brady Bristow 101
Raph earns medalist honors
On Tuesday, May 7, Brady Raph of PR-B took medalist honors with a 75 in a Mid-Minn Conference meet at Whitetail Run Golf Club. Tyler Seeling paced Pequot Lakes with a 78.
Team scores: 1-Crosby-Ironton 409, 2-Pequot Lakes 417, 3-Staples-Motley 434, 5-Pine River-Backus 449, 5-Aitkin Inc., 6-Wadena-Deer Creek Inc.
Individual medalist: Brady Raph (PRB) 75
Pequot Lakes results: Tyler Seeling 78, Henry Neva 83, Luke Tangen 83, Brodie Olson 90, Ben Golden 86, Brendan Brill 87
Pine River-Backus results: Keenan Dahl 85, Tyler DeGrote 89, Brady Bristow 97, Joe Zaczkowski 103