Boys Golf | East 2nd, West 4th, Walker Nelson Medals in Big 9 Conference Tournament
NORTHFIELD, MINN. — Northfield High School placed first, Mankato East High School took second and Mankato West fourth place in the Big Nine Conference Tournament at the par 72 Northfield Golf Club on Wednesday. Easts Walker Nelson shot a three under 69 to earn medalist honors in the tournament and Carson Haley shot a 71 to take third.
The Cougars entered the day in sixth place with a record of 7-4 in conference play and took second overall to improve to 17-5 (3rd overall). The Scarlets entered the tournament with an 8-3 record and took fourth to improve to 16-6 (4th overall).
Northfield (302): Casey Parker 70, Nate Stevens 75, Owen Bernstorf 78, Danny Gill 79
East (311): Walker Nelson 69, Carson Haley 71, Christian Kroc 81, Ian Dittmer 90
West (318): Leo Gellert 76, Andrew Christenson 77, Owen Bjork 79, Nick Bjork 86