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Golf: Schmitz wins Minnesota Golf Champions tournament

Farmington High School graduate and 2016 Masters Tournament participant Sammy Schmitz won the Minnesota Golf Champions tournament over the weekend at Dellwood Country Club. Schmitz shot a three-day total of 208 to finish eight under par and win by six strokes. He is the first amateur to win the event since 2005.

Matt Steichen

Matt Steichen has been the sports editor at the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. He has previously been a sports writer at the Sioux City Journal and Le Mars Daily Sentinel and the sports editor at the Austin Daily Herald.

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