Rhoades Marquette County Amateur golf title

MARQUETTE – Chris Rhoades of Marquette captured the inaugural Silas J. Clements Marquette County Amateur golf tournament title.

Rhoades fired a 1-under-par 70 in the final round to claim top honors in action held Saturday at the Wawonowin Country Club and Sunday at the Marquette Golf Club’s Heritage course.

He carded a two-day 146 total in the championship flight to beat Chad Wester (71-76-147) and Mark Clements (78-69-147).

Brandon Skytta (73-75-148) finished fourth and Aaron Swanson (75-74-149) came in fifth.

Clements took the first flight with his 147, while Rich Koskey claimed the second flight with a 153 (81-72).