Murphy wins Lilac in pro debut; Grove finishes T-10

Print Article

Despite a double bogey on the final hole, Vinnie Murphy of Linden Country Club in Puyallup, Wash., finished at 14-under par 274 for a 1-stroke victory Sunday at the Lilac City Invitational at The Fairways at West Terrace, near Cheney.

Murphy, who was tied for the lead after the third round, shot 68 on Sunday to win in his pro debut.

Shane Prante of Olympia, Wash., and Li Wang of Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Wash., finished one stroke back at 275. Drew Reinland of Clarkston Country Club, tied with Murphy after Saturday, shot 72 and finished four stroked back at 278.

North Idaho College golf coach Russell Grove, the 2013 Lilac champion, shot 74 on Sunday and finished tied for 10 at 4-under 284.

In the championship amateur flight, recent Post Falls High graduate Cameron Flores finished fourth at 308, 13 strokes back of the winner. Preston Roth, formerly of Lakeland High and Community Colleges of Spokane, and now a rising senior at Whitworth, finished tied for fifth at 309.

Print Article

Read More Sports

Sting Timbers girls win again, play in championship game today

July 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press WESTFIELD, Ind. — In what amounted to a dress rehearsal for today’s championship game, the Sting Timbers 00/01 girls soccer team defeated Green White SC of Illinois 1-0 on Saturday morning to complet...

Comments

Read More

ROSAUERS OPEN INVITATIONAL: Grove, Bayley just off the pace

July 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press SPOKANE — After two rounds, the 31st Rosauers Open Invitational has a distinct North Idaho flavor. North Idaho College golf coach and PGA professional Russell Grove and amateur Derek Bayley of Rathd...

Comments

Read More

LITTLE LEAGUE: Coeur d’Alene Majors, 11U on to state

July 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press IDAHO DISTRICT I BASEBALL TOURNAMENTS Best-of-3 championship series At Croffoot Park, Hayden Saturday’s Games MAJORS Coeur d’Alene 7, Hayden 2: Braeden Newby hit a three-run home run and Coop...

Comments

Read More

NELKE: Big Sky media day could turn into a daze

July 15, 2018 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press What the SEC plans to drag out over four days this week with one less team, the Big Sky Conference will attempt to accomplish in just one day. The Big Sky football media day comes to Spokane for the...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 664-8176
215 N. Second St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

©2018 The Coeur d'Alene Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X