PEQUOT LAKES - Chad Christian shot nines of 38-40 on a cold and windy Saturday at The Preserve at Grand View Lodge to lead the Central Lakes College Raiders men's golf team to victory in the Central Lakes Invite.
The Raiders shot 323 to defeat second-place Hibbing by 35 strokes. Drew Dufner finished second with an 80. Alex Osowski finished fourth with an 82 and in fifth place was Brad Quast's 83.
The Raider women's team placed second behind Fergus Falls.
Tracy Gustafson finished third with a 98 to led CLC. Caitie Kavanaugh tied for fifth with a 104 and Tori Palony shot 108.
The Raiders next tournament will be the Minnesota State and Region 13 championships Oct. 6-7 at the Legacy Courses at Cragun's in East Gull Lake.
The Raider men's team will look to defend its crown, while the women's team will attempt to recapture its former dominance.
Men's team scores: 1-Central Lakes 323, 2-Hibbing 358, 3-MSCTC Fergus Falls 361
Individual medalist: Chad Christian (CLC) 78
CLC results: Drew Dufner 80, Alex Osowski 82, Brad Quast 83
Women's team scores: 1-MSCTC Fergus Falls 294, 2-Central Lakes 320
Individual medalist: Jessica Shedlon (Hibbing) 88
CLC results: Tracy Gustafson 98, Caitie Kavanaugh 104, Tori Palony 108
Next meet: Minnesota State and Regional tournaments at Legacy Courses at Cragun's in East Gull Lake Oct. 6-7.
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