1957 Jun 27 Ken Korneisel medalist Algona Amateur Golf Tournament

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1957 Jun 27 Ken Korneisel medalist Algona Amateur Golf Tournament - Jack Webb of Spirit Lake, one of Iowa's top...
Jack Webb of Spirit Lake, one of Iowa's top amateur golfers, battled high winds, cold weather and Algona's tough nine-hole golf course to grab the annual Algona Amateur Golf Tournament Tournament championship with a three- over par 111 total for 27 holes Saturday. Webb had to be great at the finish of the two-day meet. He found himself three strokes down in medal play with only four holes to go late Sunday afternoon. afternoon. His shots were never better as he wound up with a two under par 34 for the final nine, which was added to his previous rounds of 40 and 37 for the winning total. Dr. Charles XJpdegraff of Boone was second with a 113 total. Others in the championship championship flight included Ken Korneisel, Korneisel, Clinton, 116, Dave Everds, Ames, 116, Todd Fisher, Fort Dodge, 116, John Eymann, Forest City, 117, Keith Campbell, Des Moines, 117, Ted Holmes, Boone, 118, George Lee, Humboldt, 120, and Dr. Jim Harris, Algona, 120. An Emmetsburg golfer. Bob Hiller, who finished out of the running in the third flight, had perhaps the great- esi thrill of the tourney when he knocked in his tee shot on number seven Sunday for a hole-in-one. It was the first hole-in-one on that hole in history and the second such stroke on the local course this year. Flight winners included V. Hughlin. Fort Dodge, 78, first flight; J. Hand, Emmetsburg, 77, second flight; J. Morrow, Emmetsburg, Emmetsburg, 85, third flight; Sig Fardal, Forest City, 93, fourth flight; and Elmer Langmack, Algona, 94, fifth flight. The largest field in history competed for the titles, with 112 men trying for flight championships. championships. Defending champion was Eymann, Eymann, while another former champion, Fred Gordon of Belmond, Belmond, who grabbed two titles earlier, was disqualified for shooting the wrong ball on number number five while qualifying, Korneisel was medalist with a 74 Saturday. Frank Rueb, Algona, Algona, and Webb were next with 75, then came Dave Everds, 76, Pete Langmack, Algona, 77, Craig Smith, Algona, Jack Norman, Spirit Lake, Ted Holmes, Boone, and George Lee, Humboldt, 78, Woods, Spencer, 79, and Dr. Updegraff, 80. Low nine-hole total in qualification rounds was a 35 by Smith. Harry Birdsell, Hampton, and Bob D all-events. 30 Women Pin Stars Are State Award Winners Approximately 30 women from this area who bowl weekly in Algona city leagues were recipients recipients of cash awards from the Iowa Woman's Bowling Association Association due to their efforts in the state women's bowling tournament tournament at Council Bluffs earlier this year. Arlene Knoll was the top finisher finisher of all. She won the class E singles event with her 462 score and was awarded the winner's medal. She was also third in class E all-events with a 1222 total and teamed with Jackie Laing to take twenty-third in the class D doubles with an 825 pin count. Van's Cafe, with a 2111, was 14th, and Sharp's Jewelry 24th with a 2085 total in the class C team event; Leona Wilhelmi and Norma Bierle were 43rd with an 868 in class C doubles; Irene Hanig Hanig and Leona Erpelding rolled 832 for 105th place in class C doubles; Sandra Hudson and Vera Erpelding were ,56th , with a 790 total in class D doubles. Helen Kirkland and Jeri McKean McKean were 35th with 951 and Maxine Sweet and Mary Lytle were 41st with 944 in the class B doubles; Jackie Laing was 4th with 557 and Irene Hanig 6th with 544 and Miss Laing fifth in high game with a 213 in class B singles; Bertha Thuente was 37th with 466; Maxine Sweet 49th with 458; Ruby Murtha with 42 and Mary Mullin with 423 in class C singles. Frances Wiese was 7th with 477; Jackie Sangwin was llth with 464; Margaret Root was 61st with 426; Leona Erpelding was 68th with 423; and Faye Loebig 98th with 411 in class D singles; Jackie Laing was 6th with 1503 and Irene Hanig 14th with 1477 in class B all-events; Maxine Sweet was tenth with 1363 in class C all-events; and Frances Wiese was 18th with 1264 in class

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