MENAHGA - Ben Duhn's 73 carried the Staples-Motley Cardinals to first place at the Blueberry Pines invite Tuesday and helped him to the individual championship.
Nick Forsberg shot 81 and Brad Quast 82 helping S-M to a 326 and a seven-stroke victory.
Matt Kramer's 77 was good for third and helped Wadena-Deer Creek to sixth.
Pine River-Backus, led by Josh Howe's 83 finished eighth.
The Cardinals also captured first in the Mid-Minn Conference meet with a total of 203 strokes. Duhn's medal and the team victory gave the Cardinals eight bonus points.
Team scores - 1-Staples-Motley 326, 2-Nevis 333, 3-Park Christian 341, 4-Park Rapids 342, 5-Detroit Lakes 344, 6-Wadena-Deer Creek 346, 7-Red Lake Falls 358, 8-Pine River-Backus 366, 9-United North Central 389, 10-Cass Lake-Bena 400, 11-Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 417, 12-Fosston 494
Individual medalist - Ben Duhn (SM) 73
Pine River-Backus results - Josh Howe 87, Tanner Johnson 88, Ben Kline 93, Chris Newman 98, Greg Nagel 102, Aaron Richards 105
Staples-Motley results - Duhn 73, Nick Forsberg 81, Brad Quast 82, Travis Myers 90, Lance Noska 91, Zach Israelson 94
Wadena-Deer Creek results - Matt Kramer 77, Jon Taves 86, Brandon Kramer 91, Andrew Browne 92, Colton Berg 92, Michael Schmidt 100
Mid-Minn standings - 1-Staples-Motley 93.5, 2-Park Rapids 81.5, 3-Wadena-Deer Creek 68, 4-Menahga-Sebeka 27
Next meet - Staples-Motley in Pequot Lakes Invite at the Preserve, Pequot Lakes, 3 p.m.; Pine River-Backus, Staples-Motley at Nevis Invitational Monday.
Dally, Aitkin win at Cuyuna
DEERWOOD - Sam Dally's 42 earned him medalist honors and led the Aitkin Gobblers to a 187-192 Great River Conference boys' golf victory over Braham Tuesday at Cuyuna Country Club.
Jesse Helbling shot 44, Mike Weitnauer a 50 and Matt Dragovich and Greg Eno each shot 51 for Aitkin's 187.
Team scores: 1-Aitkin 187, 2-Braham 192
Medalist: Sam Dally (A) 42
Aitkin results: Jesse Helbling 44, Mike Weitnauer 50, Matt Dragovich 51, Greg Eno 51, Reece Thompson 53.
Conference standings: Aitkin 6-1
Next: Aitkin at Pequot Lake Invitational at The Pines 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.
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