Area Golf - Oct. 5Murf Denny of Brule recorded an albatross (double eagle) on the par 5, 480-yard sixth hole with an 11 wood at Botten’s Green Acres on Monday, Oct. 1.
Botten’s Green Acres
Murf Denny of Brule recorded an albatross (double eagle) on the par 5, 480-yard sixth hole with an 11 wood at Botten’s Green Acres on Monday, Oct. 1.
Denny hit a driver then holed out from the fairway with an 11 wood.
The shot was witnessed by Jeff Buhr, Tom Carlson, Scott Waletzko, Steve Hopkins and Mick Killoren.
Denny has now eagled eight of the nine holes at Botten’s. The only hole that eludes him is No. 2.
Jim Jonasen/Ken Larson 239
George Wende/Murf Denny 238 ½
Bob Clark/Leo Heino 227
Don Larsen/Bruce Miller 214 ½
Darrel Kaldor/Bob Edwards 212
Lloyd Bangs/Dick Nelson 209
Bob Erkel/Dave Korhonen 204
Steve Arnold/Sarge Jarvi 202 ½
Randy Perala/Twist Makie 198 ½
Doug Botten/Mike Maki 196 ½
Cal Ruska/Jack Homan 195 ½
Art Martin/Carl Renoos 194
Roger Smith/Paul Renman 194
Dave Sprowls/Rod Abbas 194
Jerry Walther/Jerry Jackson 190 ½
Denny Raas/Charlie Finckler 185
Paul Dennis/Jimmy Hill 182 ½
Al Callaway/Jim Soderlund 180
Low Scores: Murf Denny and Jim Jonasen, 37s; Steve Arnold, 39; Al Callaway, Mick Killoren, 40s.
Events: Jim Soderlund, long putt on No. 1; Lloyd Bangs, closest to the pin on No. 3; Cal Ruska, long putt on No. 4; Bob Clark, closest to the pin on No. 5.
Rick Moran used a driver to ace the 253-yard first hole at the Poplar Golf Course on Sept. 26.
Green Dreamers Ladies
The Green Dreamers Ladies League at Northern Pines in Iron River wrapped up its season with a best-ball two-person scramble. Marlene Parkhurst and Barb Brooks won the event with 40s. Bev Lindsey and Joyce Lind came in second with 42s.
Yvette Krech and Barb Brooks had chip-ins and Judy Larson and Linda Brunner recorded birdies.
Low scores were Bev Lindsey, 45; and Yvette Krech and Linda Brunner, 48s.
Low net-score winners were: Flight 1—Bev Lindsey, 37; Flight 2—Dee Ginthner, Barb Brooks, 38; Flight 3—Debbie Landgreen, 39; Flight 4—Ginny Pedersen, 39.