FERGUS FALLS -- The Staples-Motley Cardinals boys' golf team was runner-up and Michael Grieme of Wadena-Deer Creek, Josh Dale of Pequot Lakes and Logan Sasse of Pine River-Backus finished in the top 10 of the North Subsection 6A boys' golf tournament Thursday at Pebble Lake.
S-M finished with 326 strokes, eight behind champion Hawley-Ulen-Hitterdal. Both teams advance to the Section 6A tournament Tuesday, also at Pebble Lake where they will compete against Minnewaska and Fergus Falls Hillcrest.
The Cardinals received 79s from Isaac Landecker and Cory Wilson and an 81 from Bryan Kavanaugh. Landecker and Wilson tied for fourth place overall and Kavanaugh was fifth.
Grieme and Dale shot 82s to tie for sixth place overall and Sasse carded an 83 to qualify for the section individual tournament.
Team scores -- 1-Hawley-Ulen-Hitterdal 318, 2-Staples-Motley 326, 6-Pequot Lakes 350, 7-Pine River-Backus 358, 8-Wadena-Deer Creek 362
Medalist -- Ben Thompson (H-U-H) 73
Staples-Motley results -- Isaac Landecker 79, Cory Wilson 79, Bryan Kavanaugh 81, Josh Grossman 87, Andrew Murray 95, Travis Grossman 99
Pequot Lakes results -- Josh Dale 82, Andrew Toftness 86, Jeremy Wiczek 93, Dan Albertson 89, Rick Bjorkquist 95, Josh Thorson 100
Pine River-Backus results -- Logan Sasse 83, Micah Johnson 85, Javen Swanson 95, Neil Winn 101, Tyler Johnson 97, Willie Devorak 95
Wadena-Deer Creek results -- Michael Grieme 82, Matt Boline 98, Adam Gress 100, Chris Neu 92, Andrew Martinson 99, Mike Mays 90
Next meet -- Section 6A tournament 8 a.m. Tuesday at Fergus Falls.
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