Grosse Pointe Farms, Grosse Pointe Woods
Earning their place at states
By Mark Vest
June 12, 2013
The golf teams from Grosse Pointe South and Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett have advanced to the state finals, as both squads finished in third place in their respective regional tournament.
South competed at a Division 1 regional tournament at the Orchards in Washington June 4, finishing with a score of 317.
Liggett came away from a Division 4 regional tournament at Lake Forest in Ann Arbor June 5 with a score of 351.
Individually, Grosse Pointe North’s Garrett Freismuth earned a trip to the state finals after firing a 77 at the Orchards.
The D-1 state final is scheduled to take place at Forest Akers West, located on the campus of Michigan State University, with the D-4 state finals scheduled to take place at Forest Akers East.
Both tournaments are scheduled for June 14-15.
About the author
Mark Vest is on the sports beat at C&G Newspapers. He covers high school sports for the Fraser-Clinton Chronicle and Grosse Pointe Times. In the past couple years or so, he has also began to cover collegiate sports for schools such as the University of Detroit Mercy, Oakland University, Wayne State University, Macomb Community College and Oakland Community College. Vest has worked at C&G Newspapers since 2011 and attended Oakland University and Oakland Community College.
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