Lizotte Wins Distance Again

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90 feet was the closest anyone was to Simon Lizotte’s furthest throw during the US Distance Competition on Tuesday. Lizotte of Germany heaved a 681-foot throw to win the competition for the second year in a row. His winning throw was 33 feet longer than his winning throw last year. Nearest to him was defending USDGC Champ Steve Brinster, who…

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Playoff Ends Monday Qualifying

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USDGC veteran Phil Arthur fought through a three-man playoff to take the fifth and final spot during a wild ending at Monday Qualifying at the USDGC. When the last qualifying card was turned in, Terry Gallops, Cam Todd, Brad Ramsey, and Troy Widden were all safe with scores of 64 (-3); but Arthur, Brody Miller, and Arttu Sikanen were tied…

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