Devine, Marietta win golf tournament at MGC
MARQUETTE – Mike Devine and Mike Marietta of Marquette birdied the final two holes on Sunday to hold off a late charge and win Marquette Golf Club’s annual two-man best ball tournament on the Greywalls course.
Devine and Marietta had just enough to beat Mark Clements and Jared Koski of Ishpeming by one shot. The winners shot 133 on a Saturday round of 65 and Sunday’s 68, while the runners-up had 134 with 68-66.
Tying for third with 135 in the championship flight were KC Bjorne and Aaron Swanson of Marquette (64-71) and Chad Tirshel and Tom Lavigne of Kingsford (67-68).
Here are other flight winners: 1st – Dan Viitala of Marquette and Ben Shafer of Wisconsin, 69-70-139; 2nd – Jim Higgins and George Trujillo of Marquette, 71-73-144; 3rd – Scott Sanders and Marc Mogan of Iron Mountain, 72-73-145; 4th – Brett Specker and PJ Specker of Marquette, 73-72-145; 5th – Terry Steinhoff and Bob Adamczyk of Marquette, 74-76-150; 6th – Mark McGovern and Jay Hillier of Marquette, 76-75-151; 7th – Jeff and Mark Nutini of Marquette, 77-74-151; 8th – Brad Gustafson and Tyler Shelast of Houghton, 80-71-151; 9th – Jim Parker and John Vaara of Houghton, 82-82-164.