Luke Olson

Pierre's Luke Olson reacts to a putt on the No. 18 green during his round in the Yankton Invitational boys' golf tournament on Sept. 12 at Yankton's Fox Run Golf Course. Olson was finished Monday's Brookings Invitational with a score of 84.

The Pierre T.F. Riggs Governors golf team competed in the Bill Scholten Invitational in Brookings on Monday. A total of 14 teams competed in the tournament.

The Govs placed 11th as a team with a score of 340. They finished three strokes below Tea Area, but two strokes better than Sioux Falls Washington. Sioux Falls Lincoln won the Bill Scholten Invitational with a score of 305, which was two strokes better than the score of Sioux Falls O’Gorman.

The Govs were led by Sawyer Sonnenschein, who had a score of 81. Luke Olson finished with a score of 84, while Lincoln Houska earned a score of 87. Jack Bartlett rounded out the Govs with a score of 88. Other golfers competing for the Govs, but not included in the team score, include Nick Bothun and Dawson Getz. Bothun earned a score of 89, while Getz had a score of 91.

The Govs golfers will next see action on Friday at the Mitchell Invitational at Lake View Golf Course in Mitchell. Tee time is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. CT.

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