Posts With Keyword ‘PCM Boys Golf’

State Bound! PCM Boys Golfers Moving On

Posted: Friday, May 18th, 2012 at 6:01 am

With cousins Hunter and Logan Van Veen again leading the way, the PCM boys golf team topped South Hamilton once more, and landed a spot in the Class 2A Boys State Golf Tournament in the process.  

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Pella Christian, PCM Boys Golfers Hopeful to Earn State Tournament Spots Today

Posted: Thursday, May 17th, 2012 at 6:02 am

A berth in the Class 2A Boys State Golf Meet is on the line today for members of the Pella Christian and PCM teams, as they compete in a Class 2A District Meet in Panora.

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Home Course Advantage Aids Little Dutch, Eagles at PC Boys Golf Invite

Posted: Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Local boys golf teams took three of the top four spots in Monday’s Pella Christian Invite. Using the knowledge of their home course and the meet’s individual medalist to their advantage, the Pella High boys took first place with a 323 at the Bos Landen Golf Club in Pella; putting them in front of host Pella Christian, who was runner-up with a 332. The PCM boys were defeated for the first time this season, placing fourth and shooting a combined score of 338 – two strokes behind third-place Williamsburg.

Despite the minor setback, Mustangs’ head coach Michael Smith says a tournament this challenging at this point in the season is good for his team.

“It’s always good to go up against the best competition. There’s a lot of teams here that have already moved on out of their Sectionals and are going to Districts. So it’s not like we’re playing some cupcakes or anything. We get to see a bunch of really good golfers, and it puts our kids in situations that they’re going to run into [during the postseason],” said Smith. “Playing a course like this, to me, is still always beneficial – even though the kids struggled today. You’ve got to play tough courses. It helps make you want to improve, and I think it’s beneficial.”

A short-staffed Knoxville boys team finished in 15th place with a combined score of 420. Individually, Pella High’s Sean Rennich had the low round, as his 18-hole score of 75 led three Little Dutch golfers in the top ten.

This is really the first year I’ve started scoring and the first time I got a first place [finish]. It feels awesome just to know that all of your time and effort put into it is starting to pay off,” said Rennich. “With three of us shooting in the 70s and three of us in the top ten, I think we’ll have a lot of good thoughts coming away from today and I hope it can continue into Friday so we can go to State.”

PCM’s Hunter Van Veen was meet runner-up with a 77. Several of the squads that made up the 19-team field took part in the meet in the midst of postseason tournament play. Pella Christian head coach Jim Dingeman said his team’s performance was an important step in building their confidence before the next round of the postseason.

“This is the first time we’ve gotten six scores in the 80s or lower – no other team did that today – yet my guys are still not quite satisfied,” said Dingeman. “Every guy was telling me ‘you know, I had a three-putt here’ or ‘ I hit a bad shot there’ and ‘I need to get a little bit better’ and the fact that they continue to shoot to get better makes me really happy. We’ve got two days to get better before Districts and hopefully take a trip to State.”

Pella Christian and PCM will face each other once more at Thursday’s District Meet at Lake Panorama, while the Pella High boys will return to action for their District Meet on Friday.

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Pella Christian Invite 2012

PCM Boys Golfers Dominate Class 2A Sectional in Monroe; PC Boys Move On As Well

Posted: Saturday, May 12th, 2012 at 6:03 am

The boys golf teams from PCM and Pella Christian each advanced out of Friday’s Class 2A Sectional Meet in Monroe, but it was how the Mustangs took first the garnered much of the attention.

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Local Boys Golf Teams Clash Once More Today in Class 2A Sectional Meet

Posted: Friday, May 11th, 2012 at 5:59 am

The road to the State Golf Tournament begins today for many of the teams around the state, and a pair of local boys golf squads will be playing in nearby Monroe in a Class 2A Sectional Meet.

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Marion County PM Sports Page – PCM Boys Golf

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 7:30 pm

It’s been a remarkable season right from the start for the PCM boys golf team, and the Mustangs are hoping they’re not done yet. On this week’s Marion County PM Sports Page show, KNIA/KRLS Sports Director Eric Gotschall sat down with Hunter Van Veen, Logan Van Veen and Devon Woody in the Gateway Golf Course clubhouse in Monroe to talk about why they’ve had so much success this season, how they keep loose, and why they hope Friday’s Sectional Meet is the start of a path to a State Championship.

PCM Boys Golfers Take 1st; Pella Christian 3rd at North Mahaska Invite

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:02 am

The PCM boys golf team finished the regular season unbeaten, claiming the team title Tuesday night at the North Mahaska Invite.  

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1-2 Finish for PCM, Pella Christian Boys Golfers at Colfax-Mingo

Posted: Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A pair of local high school boys golf teams took the top to spots in the team standings at Saturday’s Colfax-Mingo Invitational, as the PCM boys took first place, followed by Pella Christian.  

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Pella Christian, PCM Boys Golfers in Field at Colfax-Mingo Today

Posted: Saturday, May 5th, 2012 at 6:00 am

The Pella Christian and PCM boys golf teams will be among a strong field of boys golf programs at Colfax-Mingo today.

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PCM Boys Golfers Fight Off South Hamilton for 2nd Straight Day

Posted: Friday, May 4th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Matching 37’s by Michael Neff and Hunter Van Veen led the PCM boys golf team to victory Thursday evening in the Roland-Story Invite.

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PCM Boys Add Conference Golf Title to Impressive Season Resume

Posted: Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 at 6:01 am

Add another local golf team to the recent list of conference champions.  

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Home Sweet Home: PCM Boys Golfers Take Mustang Classic

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:03 am

Cousins Hunter and Logan Van Veen swept the individual honors and the PCM boys golf team cruised to the team title at Monday night’s Mustang Boys Classic at the Gateway Golf Course in Monroe.

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Van Veen Leads PCM Boys Golfers to Victory at West Marshall; PC Takes 9th

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 6:04 am

Behind another strong performance from Logan Van Veen, the PCM boys golf team took the team title at Monday’s West Marshall Invite.

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PCM Boys Golfers Topple 3A Competition in Triangular

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 6:03 am

A dual between two of the top boys golfers in the area highlighted a competitive triangular hosted by Dallas Center-Grimes Thursday evening.

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Winning Ways Continue for PCM Boys Golfers

Posted: Wednesday, April 11th, 2012 at 6:01 am

PCM continued their successful run through the boys golf season with a win last night in a triangular hosted by Woodward-Granger.

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PCM Boys Golfers Win Tiebreaker, Take Victory at Bondurant-Farrar

Posted: Tuesday, April 10th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Placing two golfers in a tie for first place, the PCM boys golf team came away with another impressive victory, earning first place out of a seven-team field at an invitational hosted by Bondurant-Farrar Monday evening at the Terrace Hills Golf Course.

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Underclassmen Add Pop to PCM Golf Roster

Posted: Thursday, April 5th, 2012 at 5:59 am

Tuesday night’s blistering season debut will be a tough act to follow for the PCM boys golf team, but the Mustangs appear to have a cast in place that could accomplish great things this season.

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PCM Boys Golfers Set New Team Record; Dominate at Lynnville-Sully Triangular

Posted: Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 at 6:00 am

It was a record-breaking season debut for the PCM boys golf team, as the Mustang’s broke the previous team score record by four strokes, finishing with a 140 to win a triangular with Lynnville-Sully and Eddyville-Blakesburg in Lynnville.

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PCM Boys Take Team Title at Sectional Golf Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 at 5:59 am

Led by Hunter Van Veen, the PCM boys golf team was the top squad to advance out of Tuesday’s Sectional Golf Meet in Altoona, edging out Des Moines Christian by one stroke in the team standings.  

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Local Boys Golf Squads Part of Loaded Field in PC Boys Invitational

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 at 6:00 am

A total of 17 varsity boys golf squads took to the course at Bos Landen in Pella on Monday for the Pella Christian Invitational.

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