Sue Micklow, Kendra Anderson of Marquette Golf Club win Upper Peninsula Best Ball women’s golf title
IRON MOUNTAIN — Sue Micklow and Kendra Anderson of the Marquette Golf Club won the women’s championship flight by two strokes at the Upper Peninsula Best Ball tournament held at Pine Grove Country Club on June 22-23.
Sponsored by the U.P. Golf Association, the associated men’s tournament drew 184 competitors about a week later on June 27-28 at the same course, the Iron Mountain Daily News recently reported.
Micklow and Anderson combined to shoot 142 as runners-up Lori Shea and Polly Anderson had 144. Becky Cecconi and Karen Plaiser were third with 148, while Mary Ann Flaminio and Sydney Steinmetz were fourth with 155.
Winners of the men’s championship flight were Jim Markell of Pine Grove and Dan Anderson of Oak Crest Golf Club in Norway with 135. Organizers reported that this pair has won the tourney 17 times.
Runners-up were Randy Ellis and Jon Ellis with 139, the same score reported for the third-place duo, Tom LaVigne and Chad Tirschel.