News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 20, 2012

METRO ROUNDUP: Mountain Dew Tour visits Country Club of Terre Haute

Tom Reck
Tribune-Star Correspondent

TERRE HAUTE — More than 90 junior golfers were on the Country Club of Terre Haute course Thursday for Mountain Dew Tour action.

Several of them had top finishes.

Terre Haute North junior Adam LaGrange won the boys 15-16 age division with 74.

Clayton French of Linton took second in the boys 17-19 division with 80. Ryan Baker of North was fourth and teammate Sam Pollock was fifth.

Cam Lewellen of Terre Haute shot 82 to place fifth in the boys 13-14 group. Kent Linton of Carmel won with 76 and Tristen Lett of Vincennes took second with 79.

Emma Fisher shot 82 to win the girls 13-14 division. It was her fourth win of the season.

One of her earlier wins came in the age group championship and she also ranked 22nd in overall qualifying for the girls state championship.

Lauren Kirkwood was low scorer of the day, carding 70 to win the girls 17-19 title. Terre Haute South player Alexandra Pickens was fourth.



Mountain Dew Tour

Top finishers

Boys 13-14

76 — Ken Linton.

79 — Tristan Lett.

81 — William Martin.

82 — Kevin Stone.

83 — Cam Lewellyn.

85 — Jack Juskow, Colton Kuppler.

86 — Palmer Tweedy.

87 — Henry Decker, Mason Rader.

Boys 15-16

74 — Adam LaGrange.

76 — Dylan Windler.

77 — Zachary Farrer.

78 — Luke Brotherton, Noah Reese, Cody Branham.

79 — Jacob Hash, Evan Braun, Zach Gurtner.

80 — Alex Halter, Drew Cahill.

81 — Koegan Roembke, Seth Payton.

83 — Hunter Drury, Cole Parker.

84 — Jacob Stinson, Zack Carrbine, Tom Webster.

85 — Andrew Weisheit.

Boys 17-19

74 — Derek Hettmansperger.

80 — Clayton French.

81 — Grant Saylor.

82 — Ryan Baker.

83 — Sam Pollock.

88 — Andrew Behnke, Andrew Taylor, Matthew Patterson.

89 — Ryan Beere.

90 — Dante Bagnoche, Zack Thomas.

92 — Evan Perdiew.

Girls 13-14

82 — Emma Fisher.

89 — Anna Tucker.

94 — Katelyn Lee.

95 — Marissa Singer.

Girls 15-16

82 — Alyssa Harvey.

100 — Kristi Thomas.

102 — Madison Utt.

103 — Emily Lewellen.

Girls 17-19

70 — Lauren Kirkwood.

86 — Kellie Dippel.

89 — Allison Koester.

92 — Alexandra Pickens.

94 — Kacie Mullins.



In other golf news:

• Pollock wins — At Montgomery, Terre Haute North High School players had top finishes in another Mountain Dew Tour event played earlier in the week at Country Oaks.

Sam Pollock took first in the boys 17-19 division with 69. Andrew Behnke was second with 73 while Clayton French of Linton was third with 77 and Ryan Baker was fourth with 78.

Dante Bagnoche shot 80 to tie for fifth; Zack Thomas shot 81 to tie for seventh and Evan Perdiew had 84 for ninth.

Adam LaGrange took second in the boys 15-16 division with his 71.



• Ace at Hulman Links — Tom Seal got a hole-in-one Monday at Hulman Links, using a wedge to ace the 100-yard 16th hole.

Witnessing the shot were Dick Alcock, George Amies and Bob Wright.



• Course record — At Rockville, Rich Schelsky shot a 61 Wednesday to set a Parke County Course record.

Schelsky had four birdies and a bogey on the front side for 32 and an eagle on No. 17 to go with five birdies on the back side for 29. He was playing with Bill Chestnut, Roger Rowe and John Nelson.