The flight one and overall tournament champions were Mike Nelson, Scott Sanders, John Peters, Eric Helgeson and Calvin Anderson. The flight two champions were Jon Street, Brock Strommen, Chad Erdmann, Mike Gregg and Mike Sullivan.
"The UMC Teambackers would like to thank Hole-in-One sponsors Noah Insurance Services, Brost Chevrolet-Cadillac and Midcontinent Communications as well as the 75 golfers who participated in this year's event," says Director of Athletic Fundraising Bill Tyrrell. "All money raised at this event goes to support student-athlete scholarships at the University of Minnesota, Crookston."
The UMC Teambackers would like to recognize and thank Minakwa Golf Course as well as all team and hole sponsors for their support of the 20th Annual UMC Teambacker Golf Classic.
To become a Teambacker, contact Bill Tyrrell at 218-281-8436 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics website at www.goldeneaglesports.com.
Hole-In-One: Joe Lessard from Crookston shot a hole in one on the par three fourth hole at the Teambacker Golf Classic. The hole-in-one came in the second round and he received a $500 Visa gift card.
The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).
Top Photo First Place (L-R): Mike Nelson, Bill Tyrrell (Director of Athletic Fundraising), Scott Sanders, John Peters, Eric Helgeson, Steph Helgeson (Athletic Director), Calvin Anderson.
Middle Photo Flight Two (L-R): Bill Tyrrell (Director of Athletic Fundraising), Jon Street, Steph Helgeson (Athletic Director), Brock Strommen, Chad Erdmann, Mike Gregg, Mike Sullivan.
Bottom Photo: Joe Lessard Hole-in-One