SignUp
Ice Hockey MM
Basketball Big Game Plans
Carts ready for the Champions Tour stop in Bismarck at the Hawktree Golf Club.
Bismarck shows its support at Champions Golf Tour
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Sunday 08/20/2013 09:40:43 (ET)
by UNDsports.com
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop

Great numbers turned out for the Champions Tour Golf stop in Bismarck last week at the Hawktree Golf Club.

The tour concludes on Aug. 26 in Grand Forks. Find out more information for the event at undalumni.org/golf.

Bismarck details:

  • 36  teams of 5 (some had six) –182 golfers-- on an 18 hole course
  • 12 hole sponsors
  • Course Prizes donated by McQuade Distributing Co, Inc. and Roness Law Firm
  • Prizes included:
    • ND Duffle bags, travel accessories kits, coolers, golf balls, pro shop money, game tickets, signed jerseys and sticks
  • Local committee members include: Chuck Picard ’94, Mitch Vig ‘01, Chuck Clairmont ‘89, Tony Weiler ’92, ‘98, KJ Coghlan ’96 and Ryan Kopseng ‘99
  • Coaches present: Hakstol, Fabian, Galbraith, Idalski, Jones, Martinson, Swanson
  • Staff present: Tim O’Keefe, Steve Brekke, Mike Mannasau, Katie Horob, and Brian Faison
  • Money goes to student-athlete impact scholarships
  • After the tournament, everyone enjoyed a steak and potato dinner and Brian gave an overview of what’s happening in athletics. Coaches present gave an overview of what’s in store for their teams this upcoming season.
  • Over 30 UND exclusive raffle prizes were also given away.
  • 187-yard Hole-in-One by Dr. Kevin Gilchrist ‘75 – will receive the VIP treatment for a hockey weekend.
  • Gross winners at Bismarck tournament:
    • First with a score of: 53
      • Ben Larson
      • Clark Crawford
      • Nate Horner
      • Jeff O’Brien
      • Tim O’Keefe
    • Second with a score of: 54
      • Charles Clairmont
      • Chuck Picard
      • Scott Woodmansee
      • Peter Pomonis
      • Mark Bieber
    • Third with a score of: 55
      • Jason Vendsel
      • David Blikre
      • Ryan Bakke
      • Tyler Bakke
      • Brittany Nagel
  • Net winners at Bismarck tournament:
    • First with a score of: 39.5
      • Scott Swenson
      • Gary Ramage
      • Mike Russell
      • Doug Norby
      • Cordell Wold
    • Second with a score of: 41.65
    • Third with a score of: 41.7
      • David Bakken
      • Mike Kingsly
      • Kevin Gilchrist
      • William Schmidt
      • Jay Erickson
  • Flag Event Winners:
    • Women’s Long Drive: Amanda Godfread
    • Men’s Long Drive: Deon Dewitt
    • Closest to Pin: Perry Bohl
    • Longest Putt: Ethan Eckmann
  • Par 3 contest to win signed men’s hockey jersey and golf bag donated by McQuade Distributing Co., Inc:
    • Cordell Wold
  • Putting contest winner to win a signed women’s hockey stick:
    • Chuck Picard
  • 50/50 Raffle Board winner:
    • Ken Preskey
Martin takes fourth at Creighton Classic
Junior Sadie Martin continued her strong play at the Creighton Classic, finishing fourth in the 36-hole tournament with a final round score of 77 (+5). MORE
Game Notes: No. 8/9 UND takes on No. 1 Minnesota
North Dakota hits the road for the second time this month, taking on No. 1 Minnesota at Ridder Arena this Friday-Saturday, Oct. 24-25. Friday's game against the Gophers is set to start at 7 p.m.,... MORE
UND volleyball preps for five of next six at home
UND returns home to start the second half of the Big Sky Conference schedule. North Dakota is in an enviable position, playing five of its next six matches at home and just one game back of... MORE
Game Notes: UND seeks first Big Sky road win at SUU
After splitting a pair of Big Sky home games, then having a bye week, the North Dakota football team takes to the road for a league matchup on Saturday at Southern Utah to conclude its three-game... MORE
UND remains No. 8 spot in latest poll
The University of North Dakota retained its No. 8 ranking in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll released Tuesday. MORE

advertisement