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Golfers compete in county invitational, league

Staff writer

Hillsboro golfers played 36 holes and two full rounds of golf Friday at Marion and Hillsboro golf courses in the annual Marion County Invitational.

Senior Evan Ollenburger shot the lowest for the team at both courses. In Hillsboro, he scored an 85 while in Marion he shot an 88 and finish both rounds with a combined total of 173 strokes to finish 19th out of 64 golfers.

Philip Ediger shot a 92 in Hillsboro and a 98 in Marion to place 37th. Alex Dalke shot a 113 in Hillsboro and a 125 in Marion to place 60th.


Golfers teed off for the Central Kansas League tournament at 3 p.m. Tuesday in Hillsboro.

After nine holes, Ollenburger had a score of 48 and improved the back side of his round by five strokes to land in 22nd place with a score of 91.

Ediger matched Ollenburger with a score of 48 in the first nine but suffered several bad holes on his back nine for a score of 102 and round out the top 40 golfers.

Dalke shot a 59 on both the front and the back nine for a score of 118 to finish in 52nd.

Last modified May 15, 2014