Johnston wins Ben Graham

Print Article

Womens Champion Jackie Mee and Professional Champion Todd Pence pose after the Ben Graham Memorial Tournament at Cabinet View Golf Course Saturday, June 2. Not pictured is Mens Champion Ryggs Johnston.

The Ben Graham Memorial Golf Tournament held at Cabinet View Golf Course on Friday and Saturday added yet another victory to the growing accomplishments of Libby’s Ryggs Johnston.

Johnston was the Men’s Champion with a 139. The only player with a score lower than Johnston was Professional Champion Todd Pence, with a 137.

Women’s Champion Jackie Mee had a 154, and also made Logger Legend.

Second in the professional category was Jimmy Mee with a 139, and Dakotah Jenson took third with a 150.

The net champions for men and women, respectively, were Ron Hull, with a 131, and Nancy Hull, with a 143.

Ben Graham Memorial Tournament

Friday, June 1 - Saturday, June 2

Championship flight

1st Gross, Steve Lucas 144

2nd Gross, Jared Winslow 153

1st Net, Jonny Cielak 143

2nd Net, Louis Cielak 143


1st, Todd Pence 137

2nd, Jimmy Mee 139

3rd, Dakotah Jenson 150

First Flight

1st Gross, Tracy Dooley 164

2nd Gross, Spence Bocks 167

1st Net, Bob Dannemiller 146

2nd Net, Rick Stindt 148

2nd Net, Jerry Mee 148

Second Flight

1st Gross, Mike Shoquist 169

2nd Gross, Joe King 177

1st Net, Bruce Billingsley 143

2nd Net, John Resch 143

Third Flight

1st Gross, Gary Peck 177

2nd Gross, Jerry Michels 184

1st Net, Ron Hull 131

2nd Net, Ron Thatcher 146

Ladies Flight One

1st Gross, Jackie Mee 154

1st Net, Vicki Lucas 150

2nd Net, Bobbie Lacklen 150

Ladies Flight Two

1st Gross, Ruth Fenn 186

1st Net, Nancy Hull 143

2nd Net, Wendy Chirino 150

Hole Prizes

Sat. #3-KP, Vicki Lucas

Sat. #7-KP, Spence Bocks

Sat. #11-KP, Tracy Dooley

Sat. #15-KP, Ricky Stindt

LONG PUTT #9, Bobbie Lacklen

LONG PUTT #17, Louis Cielak

LONG DRIVE #1, Garrett Stahl

LONG DRIVE #6, Vicki Lucas

Print Article

Read More Sports

Greenchain battles into post season

January 11, 2019 at 4:44 pm | Western News After coming back off winter break to a disappointing dual at home against Sandpoint, the Libby High School wrestling team has pushed on with wins at the Ronan Western Duals and the Battle of the Koo...


Read More

Loggers win-loss weekend at C-Falls, Browning

January 08, 2019 at 5:08 pm | Western News The Libby High School boys basketball team took a 67-52 loss to the Browning Indians Saturday following their 55-36 win over the Columbia Falls Wildcats Thursday. Against Columbia Falls, the Loggers...


Read More

Libby girls lose to C-Falls, Browning over weekend

January 08, 2019 at 5:09 pm | Western News The Libby High School girls basketball team came back from winter break to double losses over the weekend, falling 46-24 to the Columbia Falls Wildkats and 51-21 to the Browning Indians. After the g...


Read More

Trojans boast largest cheer squad in years

December 28, 2018 at 11:50 am | Western News Boasting 13 members this season, the Troy High School cheer squad is the largest it has been in years, and eager to share their spirit with everyone. In her fifth year, Cheer Advisor Jen Bonifas sa...


Read More

Contact Us

(406) 293-4124
311 California Ave.
Libby, MT 59923

©2019 The Western News Terms of Use Privacy Policy