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Wadena State Bank captures TCHC Classic honors

Photos by Brian Hansel Above, Scott Bjerke of Perham watches the flight of his drive off No. 1 Monday during play in the Tri-County Health Care Golf Classic at Whitetail Run.1 / 2
Right, Andrea Albright of Fargo chips onto the green on No. 9 as the rest of her party looks on Monday in the TCHC Golf Classic. Albright was playing on the Protection Systems team.2 / 2

Wadena State Bank took top honors Monday as 125 golfers competed in the Tri County Health Care Foundation Golf Classic at Whitetail Run.

The Wadena State Bank team of Kip Browne, Missy Tabery, B.J. Spear, Ryan Reuter and Ryan Browne posted a team score of 56 in best ball play.

Also earning laurels were teams representing Mid-Central Federal Savings, Spectrum and UBS.

"The proceeds from the tournament enable the foundation to be a strong community partner," TCHC President and CEO Joel Beiswenger said.

TCHC Golf Classic Course Contest Winners

Men's Shortest Drive, Hole 1 - Mark Paulson

Grocery Cart Challenge, Hole 3 - Ken Nelson

Women's Shortest Drive, Hole 4 - Melissa Grahm

Women's Longest Drive, Hole 5 - Mary Lee Legried

Longest Putt - Team, Hole 5 - Dunham Engineering

Draw: All Players in Water by Green, Hole 8 - Harry Harrison

Men's Longest Drive, Hole 9 - Jacob Ukkelberg

Longest Putt - Team, Hole 10 - Wadena Team

Longest Drive with a Marshmallow, Hole 11 - Ben Bangsness

Draw: All Players Hitting Silo on Tee Shot, Hole 12 - Matt Van Bruggen

Men's Longest Drive, Hole 13 - Jacob Ukkelberg

Closest to Pin, Hole 14 - Andrea Albright

Draw: All Players Hitting Second Shot into the Water, Hole 15 - Travis Rasinski

Women's Longest Drive, Hole 17 - Missy Tabery

Longest Putt - Team, Hole 18 - Lakewood

One Putt Contest

1 - B.J. Spear

2 - Mark Paulson

3 - Cory Pettit

Tri-County Health Care Ball Drop Winners

Kip Browne, Gloria Bullick, Gerald Kern, Katie Wal, Jim Wynn, Matthew Yelle