Storm Lake boys golf

Laven qualifies for state golf

Mason Laven is heading back to state. The Storm Lake St. Mary’s senior fired an 80 to capture medalist honors as he advanced to the state tournament after a Class 1A district meet at Denison on Monday. Laven will play at state May 23-24 at Ames Golf & Country Club. Two other area players participated, but did not qualify for […]

Five players advance to districts, no teams make it

Five individual golfers advanced to the district tournament after playing in sectional tournaments in Classes 1A, 2A and 3A on Wednesday. Three of those five came from a Class 1A sectional at Newell — St. Mary’s Mason Laven and Toby Jones, and Newell-Fonda’s Mason Dicks. Ridge View’s Aiden Martin advanced in 2A and Storm Lake’s Sam Dvergsten made it in […]

SL’s Dvergsten finishes fifth to make all-Lakes Conference team

Tornadoes place fourth

Charlie Dvergsten fired an 84 to finish fifth overall and make the all-conference team to highlight Storm Lake’s performance in the Lakes Conference boys golf tournament Monday at BVU Golf Course at Lake Creek. Western Christian was the team champion with a 330 team score. Storm Lake placed fourth with a 364, one stroke ahead of Estherville. Sam Dvergsten carded […]

Alta-Aurelia wins quadrangular with SL, Ridge View boys

Jack Bloom and Carson Reinert each captured a 42 to help Alta-Aurelia win a boys golf quadrangular meet last Friday at BVU Golf Course at Lake Creek. The Warriors finished with a 172 team score. OABCIG was second with a 173 followed by Ridge View with a 176 and Storm Lake a 177. Connor Weinhold and Cale Brechwald each shot […]

SL boys, girls fall short to Spencer

Charlie Dvergsten carded a 40, but it wasn’t enough as Spencer defeated Storm Lake in a Lakes Conference boys dual golf meet last Thursday at Spencer. The Tigers finished with a 158, the Tornadoes a 179. Beau Boeckman golfed a 41 for the Tornadoes. Carson Lullmann shot a 47, Sam Dvergsten and Brody Boeckman each had a 48, and Jake […]

SL boys seventh at Spencer Invitational

Sam Dvergsten and Brody Boeckman each carded an 89 to help Storm Lake finish seventh in the Spencer Invitational last Thursday. Spencer won the meet with a 317 team score. Storm Lake scored a 360. Beau Boeckman and Charlie Dvergsten each golfed a 91. Jake Eddie shot a 95 and Carson Lullmann a 99. Estherville’s Ryan Schiltz was the meet […]

N-F boys win triangular with ELC, Storm Lake

Mason Dicks fired a 40 to capture runner-up medalist honors and help Newell-Fonda win a boys triangular golf meet played on Tuesday in Newell. The Mustangs finished with a 176 team score. Estherville was second with a 179 and Storm Lake third with a 183. Izak Baron carded a 43 for Newell-Fonda. Ryan Greenfield shot a 44, Guyson Lyman a […]

SL boys golf returns a lot of players with varsity experience


Storm Lake lost its top two varsity golfers and three of the top six from a year ago, but the Tornadoes return plenty of experience for the 2022 season. Gone are Ben Raveling, Mark Eddie and Jayran Butler from a team that finished fifth in the Lakes Conference meet last season. However, there are five returning players with experience who […]

N-F boys move on to district play in golf

Hogan Henrich fired a 78 to claim runner-up medalist honors and Izak Baron was third with a 79 to help Newell-Fonda advance to the district meet after winning a Class 1A sectional last Friday at Newell. The Mustangs finished with a 332 team score to beat Remsen St. Mary’s by eight strokes. Le Mars Gehlen and Akron-Westfield tied for third […]

SL boys place fifth in Lakes meet, Raveling nets all-conference honor

Ben Raveling fired a 78 to finish sixth overall and make all-conference honors to lead Storm Lake in the Lakes Conference boys golf tournament on Monday in Okoboji. Spencer was the team champion with a 310 team score. Storm Lake finished fifth with a 346, five strokes away from third place Cherokee. Mark Eddie golfed an 87 for the Tornadoes. […]