By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor The journey didn’t start on a country club golf course, with daily lessons from a private swing coach. Far from it. No, Robert Bell took the hard way. And he believes he is better off for it. Growing up in Pierz’ small-town setting with a nine-hole course, Bell didn’t have [...]
The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 24th annual golf outing, Monday, Aug. 5 at the Little Falls Country Club. Registration begins at 2 p.m. with a 3 p.m. shotgun start. “The Chamber golf outing is another networking event for Chamber members, providing the opportunity to market their business, while generating new [...]
Pine Ridge Golf Club in Motley hosted a pair of holes-in-one recently. Denny McQuillan aced hole No. 15, July 8, and Dan Larson hit a hole-in-one on hole No. 15, July 13.
By JENNIE ZEITLER Staff Writer email@example.com Former Melrose High School golf coach Jim Ploof will be inducted into the Minnesota High School Golf Coaches Hall of Fame June 10, in St. Cloud. Growing up in Little Falls, Ploof’s interest in golf was unlikely. “Little Falls was the baseball hotbed of Minnesota,” Ploof said. “My grandfather [...]
By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor Pierz senior Dustin Herold missed taking home medalist honors by just one stroke three times this spring. Of course, in the other four Central Minnesota Conference (CMC) meets, he claimed top honors. And with a runner-up round of 39 at the Rockford Area meet, May 23, Herold’s season of small [...]
The sixth annual Little Falls Golf Course Extravaganza tournament will be held at the Little Falls Country Club, Saturday, June 8. Registration for the four-person scramble event will begin at 11:30 a.m., with the shotgun start at 12:30 p.m., with a dinner to follow the tournament. There will be many games on the course including [...]
Pierz’ Jessica Hawks wins Melrose Dutchmen Invite By PATRICK SLACK Sports Editor firstname.lastname@example.org Dustin Herold’s season of small scores was rewarded in a big way, Thursday, as the Pierz senior captured the Central Minnesota Conference individual championship. Herold fired a 39 to finish one shot back at the Rockford Area meet, capping a CMC season [...]