June 21, 2021

Grant County Herald

Community news from the prairie to the lakes

Knight boys win Quad County Golf Championship

The WCA Knights Boys golfers completed the conference season, winning all nine tournaments throughout the year.

They won the conference championship at Tipsinah Mounds on Monday, May 17.  Team scores were as follows:

WCA 334, Hillcrest 345, Border West 369, OTC 383, Ortonville388, Pillager 392, Underwood393, Rothsay 418, Long Prairie-Browerville-Incomplete, Ashby-Incomplete.

WCA scoring was as follows: Mitch Dewey 79, Grant Beuckens 83, Peyton Hanson 85, Marshall Dewey 87, Sam Hanson 92, Tate Christenson 95.

Individual Medalist was Joel Quam of Hillcrest with a 76, Trevor Swonger of Underwood was second with a 77, Mitch Dewey-3rd 79, Bryce Granbinski-Hillcrest, 4th – 82, Grant Beuckens, WCA 5th with an 83, and OTC’s Carter Dilly won a 3-person playoff to take 6th with a 85.

All six members of the boys team, Grant Beuckens, Tate Christenson, Peyton Hanson, Mitch Dewey, Marshall Dewey, and Sam Hanson made the All-Conference team by finishing the season in the top 15 in scoring out of 60 golfers.  

Also, Lexi Hunter made the girls All-Conference team finishing 9th for the season.