This means winter is definitely over.
The 1-st boys golf tournament of the year.
Seven teams take to
The links at Fox Hollow
This afternoon for a windy West Salem Invite.
Here's Cade Martin of Arcadia just outside the green
He chips this on and finishes with the easy putt for
Martin tallies an 86 on the day.
Now over to West Salem's Cooper Addington on one for
the 4 foot putt.
He puts this one in for par.
He ends with an 86 as well.
Jon Wilson of La Crescent now on 17 .
looking for the easy putt.
He nails it for par.
Wilson finishes with 84.
And West Salem's Ethan Phelps now trying his luck
A far putt .
and watch how close he gets this.
He taps that in to save par.
Phelps with an 81 .
tied for 4th .
as West Salem wins with a team score of 324.
La Crescent 2-nd .
West Salem and Luther baseball both looking to move
to 1-and-1 in the Coulee Conference ...
5th inning .
Luther up 2- and Tyler Wahl rips the ball back into
That scores Jarrett Nofftz .
Knights go up 2.
Panthers pitcher Nick LaFleur needs an out and he
gets the ground ball to 3rd!
Trent Kastenschmidt is there for the put out.
That leaves 2 stranded for Luther in the 5th.
Luther's pitching and defense would also stay on track
Jacob Matzke is there to catch the pop fly out to
end the 6th.
Knights pick up their 1-st Coulee win .
Both Holmen and Eau Claire Memorial were ranked in
the top 20 In the Wisconsin baseball coaches association
preseason rankings ...
Bottom of the 1st .
Holmen's Jeren Kendall gets the first hit of the game
in the first at bat!
And he's putting on the wheels .
but he doesn't need to .
He can stroll in for the first Vikings run.
3rd inning .
Ryan Wesely with the knock .
and in comes Kendall to score another!
Holmen up 2.
Vikings with a big win in nine innings .
Central crossing the river to take on a La Crescent
team ranked 18-th in the preseason class 2-A poll.
Top of the first...
Central's Ben Faga collects a hit to left...
Ben Thornton scores from third...
Red Raiders lead 1-0.
To the third...
Runners in scoring position for Central's Clay Gale...
He hits safely to right...
Two more runs score, Central leads 3-0.
La Crescent trying to rally in the 4-th.
Bases loaded for the Lancers .
Levi Massmen hits into a double play...
One run still scores ...
But Central adds one more.
They win 4-1.
24-and-6 Winona State with a doubleheader against
Game one ...
First inning, bases loaded for W-S-U's Jenny Nelson.
She sends this one deep...but not deep enough...
Runner tags from third, Warriors lead 1-0.
Next batter, Morgan Lintz with a grounder through
That brings in another run, Warriors lead 2-0.
The runs keep coming for Winona State...
Mary Turitto flies out to center...
Another run comes in ...
Warriors get the sweep.
14-4 in game one .
2-0 in game two.