Posts With Keyword ‘Pella Christian Boys Golf’

Boys’ Golf Takes Center Stage in Knoxville

Posted: Saturday, April 13th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Not the kind of conditions you dream about when you go out to play a round of golf, but the Pella and Pella Christian boys’ golf teams will be joining Knoxville for a meet this morning.

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Soggy Conditions Won’t Keep Area Golfers Away from the Links

Posted: Thursday, April 11th, 2013 at 6:00 am

With the weather being a bit monotonous lately, it’d be pointless to talk about the conditions leading up to today’s area golf meets. So we won’t.

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Pella Christian Girls’ Golfers Take Close Second in Newton, Eagles’ Boys Finish Second in Tiebreaker

Posted: Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Just 14 strokes separated Pella Christian from Newton in a triangular golf meet on Tuesday.

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Pella Boys Golfers First, Pella Christian Third at Bos Landen

Posted: Friday, April 5th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella High boys’ had the top two golfers at their meet at Bos Landen on Thursday, beating both Norwalk and Pella Christian in a Little Hawkeye Conference match-up.

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Personal Records not the Goal for Dingeman This Year

Posted: Saturday, March 30th, 2013 at 6:00 am

Pella Christian head boys’ golf coach, Jim Dingeman, has a strong core of guys returning this season.

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Weather Helps Eagles’ Boys’ Golf

Posted: Sunday, March 24th, 2013 at 6:00 am

There are really only two things you can do when cold weather prevents you from getting a lot of work done on the golf course: sit and sulk about it or look at the positives.

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Boys’ Golf ‘All Comes Down to One Day’ in Little Hawkeye Conference

Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2013 at 6:00 am

Being a completely different animal than most of the other sports, the meets during golf’s regular season are all about getting better each time out. After it’s all said and done, it all comes down to one big day towards the end of April.
Pella Christian head boys’ golf coach, Jim Dingeman says that with the guys he has this year, they should be ready to go when April 29 for the Conference Meet at Norwalk. Dingeman adds that Grinnell and Norwalk have been good and should be again this year, but there’s not a wide gap of talent between all of the Little Hawkeye Conference teams. The Pella Christian boys hope to begin their golf season on March 28 at Norwalk.

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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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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Stravers Wins Playoff, Leads PC Boys Golfers to Victory at Grinnell

Posted: Tuesday, May 8th, 2012 at 6:01 am

A three-over-par 75 by medalist Drew Stravers earned the Pella Christian boys golf team its first invitational victory of the season Monday afternoon in Grinnell.

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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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Pella High Boys Claim LHC Golf Triangular

Posted: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 6:01 am

Three very evenly-matched boys golf teams from the Little Hawkeye Conference hit the course Thursday night, with Pella High coming out on top over Pella Christian and Grinnell.

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Pella Christian Boys Golfers Take Triangular at Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:02 am

A trio of impressive team scores provided a preview of what may be on display for the Little Hawkeye Conference boys golf meet next week, as Pella Christian led the pack in a victory Tuesday night at Pine Knolls Country Club in Knoxville.

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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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Boyd Leads Pella Boys To Knoxville Golf Invitational Crown

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:02 am

Individual medalist Lucas Boyd fired a one-under par 71 Saturday at Pine Knolls Country Club to help the Pella High boys golf team earn a first place finish in the 18-hole invitational hosted by Knoxville.

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