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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
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July 26, 2012
Defending champs survive opening-round challengers
BEMIDJI - Joe Burgess of Woodbury took the first step toward defending his Executive Championship Wednesday when he stopped Tony Carlson of Maple Grove 3 and 2 in the opening round of match-play. In today's quarterfinals Burgess will tangle with Miles Schacher of Hawley who eliminated...
July 26, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
2012 Birchmont: McEnroe tops field in Senior qualifying rounds; Palmiscno , Storandt share women's prize
BEMIDJI - John McEnroe of Woodbury followed Monday's 75 with an even-par-72 Tuesday and finished as medalist in the Senior Championship division of the Birchmont. McEnroe's Birchmont resume includes Executive titles in 1995 and 1999 and last year he advanced to the second round of...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
2012 Birchmont: Finck proves he belongs
BEMIDJI - A year ago Dale Finck of Bertha 3-putted on the 18th green in the Executive Championship match and had to settle for second place when Joe Burgess of Woodbury got down in two for par. During the first two days of this year's Birchmont, however, Finck has demonstrated that...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
Perfectly positioned: Bergrud shoots 71-67-138 to capture medalist honor at Birchmont
BEMIDJI - Josh Bergrud of Grand Forks has played in nine Birchmonts through the years and won the Junior Championship in 2006. His experience...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 23, 2012
Only Els thought he could win this major
LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England (AP) -- Still in shock over winning the Brit-ish Open, Ernie Els walked onto the 18th green to collect the claret jug. He looked at thousands of people in the grandstands who only an hour earlier had celebrated this 42-year-old champion making one last birdie. "I...
July 23, 2012 - 11:30am
July 21, 2012
Larson, Burgess, Nord, Seiberlich back to defend Birchmont titles
BEMIDJI - The 88th annual Birchmont will begin Monday, and this year's field includes at least four defending champions. Topping that list is...
July 21, 2012 - 12:00am
July 19, 2012
Larson 15th at State Am
HASTINGS - Johnny Larson, who will begin defense of his Birchmont Men's Championship Monday at the Bemidji Town & Country Club, tuned for the tournament with a tie for 15th at the Minnesota State Amateur. Larson began the tourney with a 5-over-par 76 on Monday and shot 74 on Tuesday....
July 19, 2012 - 12:00am
July 18, 2012
Three with Bemidji ties still alive at MGA
HASTINGS - Three golfers with ties to Bemidji are still alive in the Minnesota Golf Association's Men's Amateur Championship at Hastings Country Club. Thomas Strandemo, Johnny Larson and Clinton Cornell all made the cut past Thursday's second round, and will compete in today's final...
July 18, 2012 - 12:00am
July 14, 2012
Nagle Tournament good chance for Beavers hockey players past, present to reconnect
BEMIDJI - By now, the Galen Nagle Memorial Golf Tournament is a now a Bemidji State hockey staple. Many former Beaver hockey players, as well...
July 14, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Maple Ridge, Sandtrap open for play
BEMIDJI - The storm clean-up at Maple Ridge Golf Course south of Bemidji is completed and owner Jeff Zigan re-opened the executive course Tuesday. "We are open for business," Zigan said. "We still have some clean-up to do in the woods but the fairways, tees and greens are ready for...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
July 9, 2012
Na Yeon Choi wins US Women's Open
KOHLER, Wis. (AP) -- Na Yeon Choi was disappointed that her parents weren't there on Sunday to celebrate her U.S. Women's Open victory. But having her parents home in South Korea instead of in the gallery at Blackwolf Run might be one of the rea-sons why Choi has matured into a...
July 9, 2012 - 11:50am
Potter wins Greenbrier Classic in playoff
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) -- In the span of a few days in West Virginia, Ted Potter Jr.'s summer went from missed cuts to memorable. Coming off five straight tournaments in which he failed to advance to weekend play, the PGA Tour rookie won the Greenbrier Classic in a three-hole...
July 9, 2012 - 11:25am
July 4, 2012
Bemidji State athletic facilities, area golf courses hit hard
BEMIDJI - The Bemidji State University baseball diamond was the most visible sign that Monday's severe thunderstorm did some significant damage. Winds...
July 4, 2012 - 12:12am
June 17, 2012
BSU roundup: Niskanen named to NSIC Hall of Fame, Vichorek gets WCHA scholarship
BURNSVILLE - Bemidji State graduate and former men's golf coach Don Niskanen has been named to the 2012 Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) Hall of Fame induction class. The announcement came Thursday from conference officials. Niskanen retired from his duties as head...
June 17, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
State golf: BHS's Dale 33rd in Class AAA; Cass Lake's Brunelle takes third in Class A
COON RAPIDS - Trey Dale didn't have the best day on Wednesday, but his all-state certificate should mitigate the final golf tournament of his...
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am