Northwest Amateur heads into final day
SPENCER – Jackson native Brett Benson, now of Odebolt, Iowa, is tied for 16th place heading into Sunday's final day of the 97th Northwest Amateur Tournament at Spencer Golf and Country Club.
Benson had qualifying rounds of 68 and 72 for a four-under 140 total through 36 holes.
Jeremy Woltenburg of Arnolds Park is tied for 30th heading into the final two rounds with a 143 total (70-73) and Nick Fear of Milford is tied for 37th at 144 (73-71).
Among other area golfers:
- Mason Weeks (Spirit Lake) 150
- Nick Christensen (Spirit Lake) 152
- Tom Nielsen (Arnolds Park) 153
- Connor Anderson (Welcome) 154
- Sam Butler (Arnolds Park) 154
- Jerrod Hansen (Lakefield) 155
- Dawson Weber (Welcome) 155
- Trevor Caldwell (Spirit Lake) 158
- Keith Heitritter (Spirit Lake) 158
- Will Kretsinger (Spirit Lake) 158
Sunday's play started at 6:30 a.m.