SPORTS SHORTS: Local youth places in Junior Tour event
PLEASANT HILL – Cole Davis of Marshalltown climbed from fourth to first place after a finishing round of 3-under-par 33 to win his division of the Iowa Junior Tour Championship held Aug. 7-8 at Copper Creek Golf Club.
Davis, 11, shot 41-33-74 to capture a three-stroke advantage over Nathan Petrak of Johnston for the boys 11-and-under division title. Davis’ finishing nine holes included an eagle, four birdies, a par, a bogey and a double bogey across the par-36 course.
Sills aces ninth hole at Collison
Mike Sills of Marshalltown scored a hole-in-one at
Collison Par 3 on Aug. 4, using his 9-iron to ace the ninth hole. The shot was witnessed by Gordon Miller, Dennis Eige and Floyd Harthun.