JONES COMES CLOSE AT STATE
Incoming freshman Peter Jones (Owatonna, Minn.) finished second at the Minnesota Class 3A State Tournament this week. He carded a 71 on the first day and a 73 on the second to finish one stroke behind the medalist.
GOPHER TIES AT U.S. OPEN SECTIONAL QUALIFYING
A number of current and former Gophers made it to the sectional qualifying stage for the U.S. Open. Donald Constable fared the best, and is the second alternate out of the Cle Elum, Wash., sectional held at Tumble Creek Club. He shot a 66 in the first round and finished at 1 over, three shots behind the medalist. Robert Bell finished three strokes behind Constable.
Clayton Rask finished 7 under while current Gopher Grady Meyer finished with an even-par score of 144 at the Ball Ground, Ga., sectional at Hawks Ridge Golf Club. Jon Trasamar played in the Dallas sectional at Northwood Club, and David Haley played at the Columbus, Ohio, sectional at Brookside Golf & Country Club.
GOPHER GOLF CAMPS
There is still time to sign up for summer camp, with instruction from John Carlson and Michele Redman. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 10-18. Click here for more information and the registration link.