Park Rapids, Nevis tie for second place at Bears Den
Career-best rounds by Ed Carlson and Ian Johnson led the Park Rapids boys golf team to a share of second place at Monday's Nevis Invitational at Bears Den.
Carlson's 81, Johnson's 83 and a pair of 90s by Gairett Johnson and Bailey Mueller gave the Panthers a season-best 344 team score. That score tied Nevis for second place behind Staples-Motley's 301.
Leading Nevis' Green team were Hunter Schroeder with a 73, Kyle Magnuson with an 86, Aaron Halik with a 92 and Matt Halik with a 93.
United North Central finished fifth with a 377 behind Tyler Meech's 89, Lane Hillukka's 93, Bradley Johnson's 97 and Noah Johnson's 98.
Staples' Nick Forsberg earned medalist honors with a 70 while teammate Zach Israelson and Schroeder followed with 73s.
Team scores: Staples-Motley 301, Park Rapids 344, Nevis Green 344, Pine River-Backus 352, United North Central 377, Northome/Kelliher 393, Red Lake 411, Nevis Gold 449.
1, Nick Forsberg, S-M, 70. 2, Zach Israelson, S-M, 73. 3, Hunter Schroeder, N, 73.
Park Rapids results
Ed Carlson 81, Ian Johnson 83, Gairett Johnson 90, Bailey Mueller 90, Dustin Bethel 92, Jamie Stewart 111.
Nevis Green results
Hunter Schroeder 73, Kyle Magnuson 86, Aaron Halik 92, Matt Halik 93, Daniel Stacey 102, AJ Pappas 106.
Nevis Gold results
Gavin Becker 93, Court Chase 104, Jordan Dudley 120, Brett Johnson 132, Dexter Copp 134, Tanner Edwards 135.
United North Central results
Tyler Meech 89, Lane Hillukka 93, Bradley Johnson 97, Noah Johnson 98, Don Wurdock 100, Aaron Paulson 109.