Jamestown News
Fri, Apr. 6, 2012 - [Golf]

Jack Bietz tied for medalist and the Jimmie men's golf team shared team honors at the Dickinson State Open on Thursday.

Bietz, 3 shots clear of the field after the opening round, was tracked down by Valley City State's Taylor Henrickson, and the two ended up with dueling 152s to share for the tournament title.Bietz posted a 77 on Thursday after opening the 2-day tournament at Heart River Golf Course with a 75 on Wednesday.

Henrickson rallied for the tie after shooting a 2-over par 74.

Team-wise, the Jimmies' shaved 21 strokes off their Day 1 score. After totaling a 324 on Wednesday, they posted a 303 on Thursday as they erased Valley City State's first-round lead of 324-321.

Brad Quast tied for fourth, highlighted by a 75 on Thursday. Tommy Rockis overcame an opening-round 85 to fire a 74 on Thursday, which tied Henrickson for the low round of the meet. He finished in a tie for eighth.

Tracy Gustafson led the Jimmie women by placing third (93-86-179). She finished nine stroke behind Jenna Wellenstein of Dickson State and Margo Salsbery.

Dickinson State and Jamestown College had the only full teams in the meet.

Nicole Stein (93-92-185) tied for sixth.

Dickinson State Open at Heart River Golf Course

Men Team results: 1T, Jamestown College 324-303-627; 1T, Valley City State 321-306-627. 3, Dickinson State, 327-309-636. 4, Miles CC 338-336-674.

Individual results: 1T, Taylor Henrickson, VCSU, 78-74-152; 1T, Jack Bietz, JC, 75-77-152. 3, Ryan Mehus, VCSU, 79-75-154. 4T, Ryan LeNoue, VCSU, 81-74-155. 5 (tie), Brian Quintus, DSU, 79-77-156; Brad Quast, JC, 81-75-156. 7, Tony Elliot, DSU, 83-75-158. 8 (tie), Austin Harper, DSU, 78-81-159; Tommy Rockis, JC, 85-74-159. 10, Simon Anderson, JC, 84-77-161. 11 (tie), Jake Bauer, JC, 84-80-164; Luke Baylis, Miles, 84-80-164. 13, Chandler Pender, DSU, 87-78-165. 14 (tie), D.J. Kunst, Miles, 80-86-166; Zorst Gustavsp, DSU, 87-79-166. 16 (tie), Padraig Barron, Miles, 86-81-167; Matthew Altner, DSU, 91-76-167. 18, Matt Sorenson, VCSU, 83-85-168. 19, Pat Blenker, Miles, 88-89-177. 20 (tie), Casey Colemer, VCSU, 97-83-180; Conner Paul, VCSU, 93-87-180. 22, Kenney Anderson, Miles, 93-89-182. 23, Brady Solum, VCSU, 99-84-183.

Women Team results: 1, Dickinson State 372-382-754. 2, Jamestown College 389-371-760. No scores: Miles CC, Valley City State.

Individual results: 1T, Jenna Wellenstein, DSU, 81-89-170; 1T, Margo Salsbery, Miles, 83-87-170. 3, Tracy Gustafson, JC, 93-86-179. 4, Ashley Hinrichs, VCSU, 91-91-182. 5, Emily Williams, Miles, 91-92-183. 6 (tie), Caitlin Hurlock, DSU, 94-91-185; Nicole Stein, JC, 93-92-185. 8 (tie), Stef Bohrer, DSU, 94-96-190; Paige Kamminga, DSU, 93-97-190. 10, Laura Duppong, DSU, 91-102-193. 11 (tie), Brittany Backen, DSU, 91-102-193; Lacey Nelson, VCSU, 98-95-193. 13, Brianna Stein, JC, 99-96-195. 14, Chancey Crevier, Miles, 94-104-198. 15, Kendra Romsdal, JC, 104-97-201. 16, Megan Germundson, JC, 114-106-220.

Courtesy of Jamestown Sun Staff