Murphy wins SDGA State Men’s Senior Golf Tournament




YANKTON, S.D. – Doug Murphy of Rapid City led from start to finish to win the SDGA State Men’s Amatuer Golf Tournament that wrapped up yesterday in Yankton.  Murphy fired a 75-72 for a 147 and three stroke victory over Mike Burmmer of Rapid City.  Tim Beggeman of Madison was third with 7 shots behind the tournament champion.  4 area golfers competed in the tournament with Louis Mendoza firing a two round total 161.  Jesse Mendoza had a 166.  Both of the Mendoza’s are from Eagle Butte.  Pierre Governor head golf coach John Knox finished the tournament with a 80 for a two round total 182 and Joseph Villa of Pierre had a 78 yesterday after a first round 91 for a two round total 169.

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