Skogen BRC Player of Year
River Falls senior Blake Skogen earned 2017 Big Rivers Conference Player of the Year honors after shooting a 75 to tie for second place at the BRC Tournament Wednesday, May 17, at Turtleback Golf Course in Rice Lake.
Skogen entered the tournament with a two-point lead over Eau Claire North's John Haselwander in the individual conference standings. Both shot 75 to finish one-stroke behind medalist Matt Fladten of Eau Claire Memorial and clinch Player of the Year honors for Skogen.
The Wildcats finished in a tie for second place in the final team standings after tying four fourth at the conference tournament with a score of 327.
Jaxon Knotek tied for ninth Wednesday with a round of 79 and Taylor Thompson shot an 82 while Max Morrow had a 91 and Jesse Cudd finished with 95.
Next up for the Wildcats is the WIAA Division 1 Regional Tuesday, May 23, at New Richmond.