Several Vermillion golfers competed in the South Dakota Golf Association Junior Tournament at the Fox Run Golf Course in Yankton last Thursday.

Alex Carr (16-18) and Ronnie Wilharm (11 and under) won their divisions to bring home the gold.

Alex Carr shot an 84 to win the 16-18 girls division. She shot a 44 on the front nine and a 40 on the back nine. Alex Carr shot par on five holes and shot a birdie on two.

Wilharm earned the gold in the 11 and under girls division with a 51 on the front nine. She shot par on three holes.

In the 12-13 girls division, Stephanie Carr earned the silver with a 117. She shot a 56 on the front and a 61 on back nine.

Benjamin Burbach finished 12th with a 90 in the 14-15 boys division. Jackson Girard shot a 100 to earn 16th. Carter Mart was 19th with a 103. Kaleb Preister placed 20th in his division with 112.

Karson Preister finished seventh in the boys 12-13 division. He shot a 94 on the day with a 45 on the front nine and a 49 on the back.

For the 11 and under boys, Rylan Moran finished sixth with a 39 in nine. Nolan Nygren shot a 49 to finish 12th.


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