NEILLSVILLE/LOYAL'S JOHN, COLUMBUS/SPENCER'S NOREEN FINISH 33RD, 41ST AT DIVISION 2 GOLF SECTIONAL
BLACK RIVER FALLS – Neillsville/Loyal’s Nolan John had a 90 to finish in 33rd place and Columbus Catholic/Spencer junior Cole Noreen shot a 93 to finish in a tie for 41st at the WIAA Division 2 boys golf sectional on Tuesday at Skyline Golf Course.
Lakeland won the team title with a 323, five shots ahead of host Black River Falls. With top-two finishes, both teams move on to the 2021 WIAA Division 2 State Boys Golf Tournament on June 14-15 at Trappers Turn Golf Club in Wisconsin Dells.
The top three individuals not on the two qualifying teams also move on to state. Northwestern’s Trent Meyer shot an even par 72 to earn one spot, with Jacob Hall of Osceola finishing third with a 75 and Chippewa Falls McDonell/Eau Claire Regis’ Ben Biskupski tying for fourth with a 76 to grab the other two.
2021 WIAA Division 2 Boys Golf Sectional
June 8, at Skyline Golf Course, Black River Falls
(*denotes state meet qualifier)
Team scores: *1. Lakeland 323; *2. Black River Falls 328; 3. St. Croix Central 343; 4. Northwestern 344; 5. Osceola 345; 6. Chippewa Falls McDonell/Eau Claire Regis 346; 7. Amery 351; 8. Rice Lake 361; 9. Spooner 366; 10. Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau and Arcadia 367; 12. Ellsworth 371.
Top 10 individuals, and Columbus Catholic/Spencer and Neillsville/Loyal finishers: *1. Trent Meyer (NW) 72; 2. Mike Antonelli (BRF) 73; *3. Jacob Hall (OSC) 75; 4. Kaeden Nomm (LAK), Evan Anderson (BRF) and *Ben Biskupski (CFMECR) 76; 7. Caden Skelding (BRF) 80; 8. Braeden Resnick (RL), Sawyer Schmidt (GET) and Matt Hagart (LAK) 81; 33. Nolan John (Neillsville/Loyal) 90; 41. Cole Noreen (Columbus Catholic/Spencer) 93.