Wawonowin’s Bayer wins second UPGA Senior title

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