The Free Press, Mankato, MN

May 15, 2013

Haley sparks East golfers


The Mankato Free Press

---- — MANKATO — Carter Haley shot the low round of 79 to lead Mankato West past Austin 332-346 in a Big Nine Conference boys golf match Tuesday at Mankato Golf Club.

Josh Sloniker added an 81 for the Cougars, and Nick Yess and Nick Rockvam both shot 86.

East plays Tuesday against Mankato West and Fairmont at Mankato Golf Club.

Mankato West 323, Rochester John Marshall 343: Mankato West’s Matt Newman shot an even-par 72 to pick up medalist honors in a Big Nine win over Rochester John Marshall at Rochester’s Northern Hills Golf Course.

The Scarlets’ Justin Else shot an 81, and Tripp Bastian and Jordan Hellie both shot an 85.

West (2-4) travels next to Austin in a triangular vs. Austin and Faribault.

Madelia Invitational: Jordan Henry and Mike Sorenson each shot 42 to lead Madelia to the victory in the five-team meet at Madelia Golf Course.

Madelia shot 180, followed by St. Clair at 195, Maple River at 200, Granada-Huntley-East Chain at 212 and Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial at 217.

St. Clair’s Jordan Ruch took third at 46, and teammate Cody Brossard and Madelia’s Zach Baumgartner tied for fourth at 47.

Fairmont 177, Waseca 184: Josh Kummerfeldt shot a 42 to lead Waseca in a South Central Conference dual meet at Riose Lake Golf Club.

Keith Tuttle shot a 45 for the Bluejays, and Nick Patterson shot a 46.