Bayer repeats as Gladstone’s UPGA senior men’s champ
GLADSTONE – Dale Bayer of Wawonowin Golf Club won the Championship Flight of the UPGA Senior Men’s Championship held Monday and Tuesday at Gladstone Golf Club. Bayer, who won for the second consecutive year, shot a 146 (72-74), winning the championship by two strokes. Scott Saari of Wawonowin (76-72), Matt Smith Jr. of Irish Oaks (72-76) and John McKinnon of St. Ignace (76-72) each shot 148.
Rounding out the Championship Flight was Paul Schrader of Escanaba Country Club (149), Mark Ray of Highland (150), Tom LaVigne of Pine Grove and George Boline of Gogebic (151).
1st Flight – Wayne Marshall, Gladstone, 150
2nd Flight – JIm Wickstrom, Gladstone, 155
3rd Flight – Roman Carlucci, Soo Ontario, 163
4th Flight – Glen Reinke, Little River, 165
5th Flight – Marty Kallio, Gladstone, 167
6th Flight – Bob Findley, Soo Ontario, 172
7th Flight – Jerry Harris, Gladstone, 171
8th Flight – Charlei Creten, Gladstone, 178
9th Flight – Guy Gereau, Gladstone, 195