Gold Cup winners

July 20, 2017

Gold Cup Winners
Pictured above, left to right, are Tyler team members Lisa Meshke, Jamie Schreurs, Emily Citterman, Marlys Christensen, Terri Borchert, Lissa Gravley, Kathi Vandevere and Sharon Hanson.

The Tyler Golf Club hosted the 65th annual Women’s Gold Cup on Monday, July 17. Com­peting were teams of eight ladies each from Hendricks, Madison, Granite Falls, Redwood Falls, Marshall and Tyler. Tyler brought home the Gold Cup with a com­bined team total of 551. Madison won the Silver Cup.

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Lisa Meshke was the medalist for the day with a total score of 80.

Horseshoe League results week 6

July 20, 2017

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

The Kronborg Inn team of Tyler traveled to Balaton to play First Independent Bank, losing by a score of 11-6.
First Independent Bank was led by Lowell Wich­man, who went 2-1 with 47 ringers, followed by Darrel Giles who went 2-2 with 39 ringers. The Kro­nborg was led by Steve Meier who went 3-1 with 45 ringers, followed by Rolland Dobberstein who went 2-0 with four ring­ers…

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

Fifty-eight youth in annual youth tournament in Tyler

July 19, 2017

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Jeff Hansen (left) speaks to participants in the free youth golf tournament held last week at the Tyler Golf Course.

By Jim Kopel
Tribute Sports

The Tyler Golf Course was buzzing with young golfers last Wednesday as the annual youth golf tournament was played. The course was ready to play by noon as the work­ing crew had the course cleaned up after the winds and rain from the previous evening. A total of 58 kids from 17 different towns were represented. These kids played nine holes with three different age brackets.

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

Royals split a pair of games, head to playoffs in Windom

July 19, 2017

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

The Ruthton Royals trav­eled to Pipestone on July 12, and fell to the A’s by a 10-1 score. Chris Dough­erty started and took the loss, going eight innings and giving up all 10 runs, only two of which were earned, thanks to six er­rors in the game. Dain La­Rock, Brent Wiering, Tyler Gylling, Taylor Delaney and Jake Fischer all had hits.

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

Ruthton Royals go 0-4 in July

July 13, 2017

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Brent Wiering was on the mound for the Royals on July 3.

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

The Ruthton Royals dropped four games over the past couple of weeks in amateur baseball action.
On July 2 the Royals lost a close one to Tracy, falling 5-4. Chris Dougherty took the loss giving up five runs in 8-1/3 innings. Brent Wiering was 3-for-4 at the late with a double. Tylan Gylling was 1-for-2 with an RBI.

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

Fischer named to second team by Marshall Independent

July 13, 2017

By Jim Kopel
Tribute Sports

Jake Fischer of the RTR baseball Knights was re­cently named to the sec­ond team by the Marshall Independent newspaper. There were nine players named to both the first and second team this year.
Fischer, a junior this past year for the Knights, was the top hitter for the team as he batted .364 at the plate…

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

SWMN Horseshoe league

July 13, 2017

C.A.S. – Canby defeated Kronborg Inn of Tyler 11-6. C.A.S. was led by Gene Eilers who went 4-0 with 60 ringers. Sig Armit­age had high ringer game on the night with 30. The Kronborg Inn was led by Jason and Jordyn Buchert who were both 2-2. Jor­dyn had 13 ringers on the night, and Jason had high ringer game of 14.

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

Wildcats advance to round two of playoffs with 54-20 victory

July 13, 2017

Submitted by Mike Tiedeman

The Buffalo Ridge Wild­cats advanced to the next round of playoffs with a 54-20 victory over the North Iowa Bucks Satur­day in Lake Benton. The Wildcats are undefeated, 9-0, and the number one seed in the West Division. The Wildcats are the only undefeated team left in the league, so they will play one more home playoff game before the champi­onship which is played in St. Peter.
The Wildcats also had six players named to the Stars and Stripes all-star game…

For the full story, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

RTR 3-on-3 summer basketball league holds tournament

July 5, 2017

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Boys 3-on-3 basketball champions Sam Nibbe, Quinten Poindexter, Brody Bales and Aiden Wichmann.

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

Students in the fifth through seventh grades had the opportunity to participate in a 3-on-3 summer basketball league this summer. The league was formed by the RTR Booster Club with the help of the RTR Community Ed program. A total of nine teams participated this summer with sponsor­ship assistance from TE Underground in Tyler and Borch’s Sporting Goods in Marshall.

For the full story and more photos, read this week’s Tyler Tribute.

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Girls 3-on-3 basketball Champions Ally Nelson, Halle Gravley and Tatum Hess. Not pictured: Riley Serreyn.

Hendricks Summerfest

July 5, 2017

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The City of Hendricks kicked off six big days of their annual Summerfest Celebration last week with a sand volleyball tournament. The Grizzlies were the winning Teen Sand Volleyball team. Comprising the team (above) were Sophie Johnson, Abby Satterlee, Jessade Siverson and Kaylee Johnson.

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