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Patzia Takes Pella City Golf Title

Mike Patzia shot a 139 over 36 holes split between the Pella Golf and Country Club and Bos Landen Golf Course on Saturday and Sunday to claim this year’s title in the Pella City Golf Tournament.  Patzia edged out last year’s champion, Jon Vermeer, who finished second, despite shooting four strokes better than last year.  

Patzia’s scores were a 68 on Saturday at Bos Landen, and a 71 Sunday at the Pella Country Club; while Vermeer fired a 73 on day one, and also shot a 71 in the second day of the tournament.

The winner of the Senior Division was Scott Van Tasell, whose 36-hole score of 153 was five strokes better than Eric Nelson, who was runner-up.  

Van Tasell combined scores of 76 and 77 to win his division; with Nelson shooting an 80 at Bos Landen and a 78 at the Pella Country Club.

A total of 24 golfers competed in the Pella City Golf Tournament.