The PGA professionals at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge will be hosting weekly co-ed golf clinics, each with a different theme.
Each clinic is designed to focus a player's mental and physical efforts to develop technique. Cost for the 1-hour session is $10. Clinics will be every Tuesday, except July 2, from 10 to 11 a.m.
The first clinic is June 4 and will cover grip, alignment and posture. For more information contact Bill Laimer or Greg Snow at 1-800-450-4545 ext. 463.
Lakes Golf League
Carol Coult, Phil Ritter, Joyce Shackle, Norma Ware and Maxine Morris were winners of the low-net score competition at the Pine River Country Club Lakes Golf League May 23.
Ware also finished with the fewest putts.
The league plays each Thursday morning through Sept. 13. Registration is at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.
The Tuesday women's league has check-in at 4:45 p.m. with play beginning at 5 p.m. Call the Pine River Golf Course at (218) 587-4774 to sign up.
Co-ed outing at Grand View
The first co-ed outing was May 21 at the Lakes course at Grand View Lodge.
Longest putt men -- Steve Lienke.
Longest putt women -- Paula West.
Longest drive men-- Tommy Woog.
Longest drive women-- Laurel Mezner.
Closest to pin men -- Bill Vogel.
Closest to pin women -- Barb Elmquist.
The next co-ed outing is 5:30 p.m. June 18 at the Marsh course at Grand View Lodge's Pines Golf Course. To sign up for the event call the Pines Pro Shop at (218) 963-0001.
ST. PAUL -- Ed and Ray Sauer were unable to defend their MGA Senior four-ball championship as the duo finished fourth May 23 at Hazeltine National Golf Course.
Jim Tweeten of Tianna Country Club and his partner David Bue of Princeton Golf Course shot a 145 for 13th while R.J. Smiley of Mille Lacs Golf Resort and Bud Tompkins of Brackett's Country Club were 23rd with a 147.
Holes in one
Brainerd 13-year-old Scott Agre aced the 102-yard ninth hole at the Legacy Courses at Cragun's using a 9 iron May 25.
Joe Jellen of Edina aced the 168-yard 18th hole at Madden's Pine Beach East using a 5 wood May 26.
Ken Bozevich of Roseville aced the 118-yard eighth hole at Madden's Pine Beach East using a pitching wedge May 18.
Clint Rusch of Bloomington used a 3 wood for his hole in one May 24 on the 136-yard 13th hole at Madden's Pine Beach West.
Area tournament schedule
June 1 -- 6-Man scramble - Vintage at Staples
June 2 -- Habitat for Humanity -- Irish Hills
June 4 -- Charlie's Scramble - Whitebirch at Breezy Point
June 6 -- Nisswa Chamber Event - Preserve at Grand View
June 7 -- Lakewood Health System Classic - Vintage at Staples
June 8 -- St. Gabriel's Tournament - Little Falls Country Club
June 8 -- AAUW Scholarship Scramble - Crosswoods Golf Course
June 14 -- Camp Confidence Golf Classic - Legacy Courses
June 14-- Buick Scramble - Whitebirch at Breezy Point
June 14-16 -- 26th Annual Mille Lacs Classic - Mille Lacs Golf Resort
June 16 -- Father-Daughter tournament - Vintage at Staples
June 16 -- Buick Scramble Local Qualifying - Preserve at Grand View
June 17 -- Mille Lacs Ladies Invitational - Mille Lacs Golf Resort
June 17 -- MPGA Junior Tour - Pine Meadows
June 19 -- Riverside 3 person scramble - Crosswoods Golf Course
June 19 -- PGA Junior Tour Event - Pine Beach East at Madden's
June 21 -- Brainerd Sports Boosters - Pine Meadows
June 23 -- Buick Scramble Local Qualifying - Legacy Courses
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