Schneider 2nd, Moline 8th at MGA Amateurs

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Schneider 2nd, Moline 8th at MGA Amateurs

July 18, 2012 Updated Jul 19, 2012 at 5:51 PM CDT

Hastings, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Pokegama Country Club member Matt Schneider finished tied for second, and Ridgeview Country Club member Dan Moline finished tied for eighth at the 2012 Minnesota Golf Association (MGA) Amateur Championships.

Schneider finished with a three-day score of 216, staying very consistent throughout the entire tournament. His second round was his best, shooting an even-par 71 on that second day.

Moline's third round was his worst, shooting a five-over-par 76 after firing a 72 and 70 respectively in the tournament's first two rounds.

Moline won a MSHSL Class A team championship with Duluth Marshall in 2004, and he then went on to golf collegiately at the Florida Institute of Technology.

Other Northland finishers included Lester Park's Alex Kolquist and Andrew Oakes, finishing tied for 15th and 25th respectively, and Pokegama's Cornell Clinton, who finished tied for 42nd.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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