Weather Forecast

Tribune photo by Rand Middleton Danny Anderson studies his 12-foot putt to win on the 10th green, the first playoff hole, Sunday at the Eagle Creek match play championship in Willmar.

Anderson wins Eagle Creek match play championship


WILLMAR -- Danny Anderson is known as the best golfer at Eagle Creek never to win the Match Play Tournament.

Until now.

Anderson held on to check two-time defending champion Andy Jacobson on the first playoff hole.

Archive Material - Subscription required to continue reading Log in or activate your account if you are a current West Central Tribune subscriber.

Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

Rand Middleton

Covers Willmar and area high schools and Ridgewater College, plus amateur baseball, stock car racing and fitness events in summer. Writes weekly column since 1980. Began working in radio and at weekly newspaper in Munising, Michigan, in 1972. Started parttime at West Central Daily Tribune Sept. 1974. Fulltime beginning Feb. 1979. Married to Tribune news clerk Donna (Miller) Middleton, formerly of Kerkhoven. 2 grown children. 

(320) 214-4334