A Pheasant Links 1st

Published 9:38 am Monday, October 10, 2011

J.D. Thorsen, a doctor in Mason City, Iowa, hit the first hole-in-one at Pheasant Links Golf Course in Emmons on Sept. 14. Thorson scored his second career ace on the 135-yard Hole 3 with a wedge. The shot was witnessed by his playing group, including Phil Alscher, Walter Bate and David Ruen. Thorson initially thought the ball rolled off the back of the green only to find it in the cup. -- Submitted photo