Wellenstein, Olsen win at Heart River Club Course Championship
Dickinson’s Doug Wellenstein and Steven Olsen of Utah each won their respective divisions in the Heart River Course Club Championship, which played out over Saturday and Sunday.
Wellenstein defeated Chandler Pender in a two-hole playoff for the Open Division victory. Wellenstein shot a 73 on Saturday and 80 on Sunday while Pender scored a 75 and 78. Both men are from Dickinson.
Olsen, a 22-year-old from Utah who works at the course, shot a combined 129 to win the Net Division, carding a 66 on Saturday and 63 on Sunday, after taking 13 strokes off each round with his handicap. Olsen beat Dickinson’s Nathaniel Knopik by two strokes.