Disc golf tour crowns champions

Published 10:15 am Sunday, November 13, 2011

Fourth-seeded Travis Trammel of Ankeny, Iowa, and top-seeded Suzanne Hillyard of Newton, Iowa, pose with the trophies they won on Oct. 29 in disc golf match play at the North Iowa Tour Finals in Northwood, Iowa. The tournament wrapped up a disc golf series that began in March and included a stop in Albert Lea called the Bancroft Bay Open. The 2012 tour starts with the Spring Doubles Tournament on March 31, 2012, in Coulter, Iowa. The Bancroft Bay Open in Albert Lea takes place May 26, 2012. -- submitted

Northwood DGC

Oct. 29, match play

Men’s Tour Finals Bracket

1st Round:

#33 Ben Janssen def #32 Dave Sime

#34 Trent Thompson def #31 Tim Ouverson

#30 Doug Krueger def #35 Ryan Sanders

 

2nd Round (Round of 32):

#1 Jared Pittman def #33 Ben Janssen

#16 Andy Richardson def #17 Mark Skellenger

#25 Mitchell Rainey def #8 Josh Lyster

#9 Chris Gorman def #24 Jesse Matton

#4 Travis Trammel def #29 Don Hillyard

#20 Nick Perry def #13 Alan Cooper

#5 Tim Ragen def #28 Tim Engstrom

#12 Kendall Clark def #21 Chris Loers

#2 Bill Orozco def #34 Trent Thompson

#18 Doug Hill def #15 Josh Butcher

#7 Scott Innis def #26 Mike Orozco

#10 Matt Sime def #23 Charlie Schroeder

North Iowa Tour Director Mark Skellenger, right, of Northwood, calls names of participants of the North Iowa Tour Finals. All players won a prize, whether it was a disc, hat, shirt, towel or other goods. Albert Lea disc golfer Andy Richardson, leaning against the pole on the left, pulled off the biggest upset of the day by knocking off top-seeded Jared Pittman of Rochester in the third round. Pittman was the 2010 champ. -- Submitted photo

#3 Chris Claring def #30 Doug Krueger

#14 Derek Smith def #19 Richard Hernandez

#27 Dale James def #6 Scott Peters

#11 Rob Peil def #22 Lance Gobeli

 

3rd Round (Sweet 16):

#16 Andy Richardson def #1 Jared Pittman

#25 Mitchell Rainey def #9 Chris Gorman

#4 Travis Trammel def #20 Nick Perry

#5 Tim Ragen def #12 Kendall Clark

#2 Bill Orozco def #18 Doug Hill

#7 Scott Innis def #10 Matt Sime

#3 Chris Claring def #14 Derek Smith

#27 Dale James def #11 Rob Peil

 

Quarterfinals (Elite 8):

#16 Andy Richardson def #25 Mitchell Rainey

#4 Travis Trammel def #5 Tim Ragen

#2 Bill Orozco def #7 Scott Innis

#3 Chris Claring def #27 Dale James

 

Semifinals (Final 4):

#4 Travis Trammel def #16 Andy Richardson

#3 Chris Claring def #2 Bill Orozco

 

Championship:

#4 Travis Trammel def #3 Chris Claring

 

Women’s Tour Finals Bracket

Round Robin:

#1 Suzanne Hillyard def #3 Katie Jordal

#1 Suzanne Hillyard def #2 Kaci Dannen

#2 Kaci Dannen def #3 Katie Jordal

 

Championship (Best of 3 Series):

#1 Suzanne Hillyard def #2 Kaci Dannen (Won Series 2-1)