After leading the Montana State Billings men’s golf team to a fourth-place finish at the Chico State InterWest Classic earlier this week, Yellowjacket freshman Austin Berg was selected Thursday as the Great Northwest Athletic Conference golfer of the week.
The boys and girls golf teams from Billings West begin defense of their state titles as the Class AA state tournament gets underway Thursday at the Bridger Creek Golf Club in Bozeman.
When it comes to State AA boys golf this fall, it might be tough to beat the three Billings schools.
Billings West standout Austin Berg has signed an NCAA national letter of intent to play for the Montana State Billings men's golf team next year.
Paige Vinger, daughter of Val and Mark Vinger, and Zach Funyak, son of Jami and Kevin Funyak, were crowned queen and king of the Billings West High School prom, held at the Holiday Inn Grand Montana on Saturday.
MISSOULA — There’s very little pressure on a player who doesn’t realize he’s about to win.
The following is a capsule look at the Class AA and A state golf tournaments, which get underway this week:
BOZEMAN -- Austin Berg of Billings West and Kortney McNeil of Billings Senior won medalist honors at Friday's Bozeman Invitational, held at Riverside Country Club.
The Billings Senior boys and girls swept the Billings Public Schools golf meet on Thursday at Yegen Golf Club.
HELENA -- Kortney McNeil of Billings Senior won medalist honors and the Billings West boys and girls swept team titles Friday at the Helena Invitational.
FAIRMONT HOT SPRINGS -- Butte's Hailey Hoagland held on to her first-round lead and Missoula Hellgate's Pat Colberg fired a second-round 68 at Fairmont Hot Springs Golf Course to earn medalist honors at the Butte Invitational on Friday.
GREAT FALLS — The Billings Senior and West boys tied for team titles, while Senior teammates Kortney McNeil and Sammy Walter shared medalist honors at the Great Falls Invitational, which concluded its two-day run Tuesday.
Austin Berg of Billings West has a goal of being a Class AA state champion this fall. Kortney McNeil of Billings Senior is looking to extend her reign as a state titlist to three years.
Defending State AA girls champion Kortney McNeil of Billings Senior shot an opening-round 75 on Monday at Lake Hills Golf Club to take a two-stroke lead at the Billings Invitational golf tournament.
Austin Berg is on a roll that would make any golfer proud.
MISSOULA -- Austin Berg of Billings won the boys 16-17 age division Tuesday at the Montana State Golf Association Junior Championships, which were held over two days at the Missoula Country Club.
MISSOULA -- Nineteen Billings-area golfers will be competing Monday and Tuesday at the Montana State Golf Association Junior Championship tournament at Missoula Country Club.
GREAT FALLS – It was a golden day for Billings golf at the State AA tournament here Saturday.
GREAT FALLS -- Billings Senior's girls and Kalispell Glacier's boys owned narrow leads after Friday's opening round at the State AA golf tournament at Meadow Lark Country Club.
Billings Skyview golf coach Kas Ioane says he keeps telling his teams that it’s the finish that counts, not the start.