The Greens of Howard Lake is where the Kimball-Eden Valley-Watkins boys’ golf team “teed-em-up” Thursday, May 16, in a seven-school Central Minnesota Conference golf meet. Posting an aggregate team total of 192, K-EV-W marked an 8-shot improvement over last week’s B-B-E competition. Coach Jason Huschle talks about the remaining schedule. “Next week is a busy week. We have two 18-hole Invitationals; one at Milaca on Monday, May 20, and the other at Albion Ridges on Wednesday, May 22. Then Thursday, May 24, we have our final conference meet at Rockford. Our section meet will be at Blackberry Ridge in Sartell on Monday, June 3.”
Schools attending the meet were: Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted, Kimball-Eden Valley-Watkins, Maple Lake, Pierz, Rockford and Osakis. Scoring summary: K-EV-W’s senior Cole Stang, 41; senior Patrick Latcham, 52; sophomore Cameron Flaschenriem, 57; eighth-grader Reese Jansen, 53; freshman Tony DeJulianne, 49; sophomore Logan Schlueter, 50. B-B-E’s Jordan Lewis shot 39, HL-W-W’s Jacob Tintes and Collin Benson each shot 48, Maple Lake’s Jason Pomije shot 40, Pierz’s Dustin Herold shot 39, Rockford’s Brody Harstad shot 38, Osakis’s Paul Hartmann and Mitch Tersteeg shot 43. Rockford’s Brody Harstad took Medalist honors with a net score of 38. Rockford took First Place with a net 166; Second Place, B-B-E, 169 net; Third Place, Osakis, 176; Fourth Place, Pierz, 178 net, Fifth Place, Maple Lake, 187; Sixth Place, K-EV-W, 192 net; Seventh Place, HL-W-W, 198.