Schaack wins qualifier Alex Schaack shot an 88 at Hillcrest Country Club in Yankton on June 5, to win the 14-15-year-old boys' division of the Lewis & Clark Optimist Club Tournament. Marc Gubbels of Yankton placed second with an 89.
Playing in wet conditions, Schaack was five strokes behind with five holes to play. He put together a solid two over par finish on the challenging Hillcrest layout to claim the victory.
Schaack now moves on to district competition at the Eagle Trace Golf Club in Clearwater, MN, June 19-20. Top placers at the district level qualify for the OIJGC International Tournament at Palm Beach Gardens, FL.