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Amateur Golf: Jacobson topples Gorans to win Match Play title at Eagle Creek

WILLMAR — Andy Jacobson won the Eagle Creek Golf Course Match Play Championship on Sunday with a 6-and-5 victory over Matt Gorans in the final.

Jim Anderson won the Consolation Championship 4-and-3 over Shawn Bohlsen and Chris Bennett claimed the Executive Flight 2-and-1 over Chuck Weiler.

In the First Flight, Isaac Nelson downed Brock Magnuson 2-up, and Lori Jacobson took a 1-up victory over Jean Larson in the Women’s Championship.

Jim Schammel defeated Scott “Red” Johnson 1-up in the Senior Championship, and Stan Carlson won 4-and-2 over Neil Tagawa in the Senior Second Flight. Mark Ross won the Senior Consolation match 3-and-2 over Russ Bennett.

Danny LaPoint won the Super Senior match 5-and-3 over Doug Lindblad.

In Medal Play matches, Howie Swift won the Senior Flight shooting 80, with Bryan Berget following at 85. Bill Busta won the Senior Second Flight shooting 86, and Leland Erickson and Don Alter tied for second at 90.

Mitch Johnson won the First Flight with an 80.

Tom Warzecha won Junior Medal play with a 75, followed by Hunter Mottinger at 78.