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Taylor Cavanagh qualifies for State Am

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Taylor Cavanagh qualifies for State Am
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There were 26 golfers vying for only five berths in the Minnesota State Amateur Tournament, during a qualifier held at the Detroit Country Club June 25.

Perham's Taylor Cavanagh took third shooting a two-under 69.

Three of the five were local golfers, as Grand Rapids' Matt Schneider took top honors by firing a four-under par 67.

The 2008 Pine to Palm champion, Ben Freeman of Fargo was second with a three-under 68.

A pair of Detroit Lakes golfers qualified in Ben Bergquist, with a one-under 70, and DL sophomore Karter Smith, who was even-par 71.

The State Amateur will be hosted by the Dakota Ridge Golf Course in Morton, July 19-21.