Braun Wins SDGA Sanford Series Tournament in Vermillion




SDGA Sanford Golf Series [Day 2 of 2] @ Dakota Dunes CC / The Bluffs GC (Vermillion, SD)


VERMILLION, SD ( – On Tuesday, the two day tournament from the SDGA Sanford Golf Series wrapped up from Vermillion and Aberdeen’s own Olivia Braun finished atop the leaderboard, sixteen shots ahead of second place Erin Hurd of Sioux Falls. The Aberdeen Central product improved her game by five strokes from Monday to Tuesday; on the front nine, Braun was locked in. She hit a birdie on the par five, second hole and also hit a birdie on the par four, ninth hole. Even with a few bogeys on the back nine, she still drilled a few birdies, on the 15th hole (par 4) and the 18th hole (par 5). Braun finished one under par for the day and was the only player who would finish under par for the afternoon. Only a pair of guys finished the day under par, Taten Mauney of Hartford (-1) & Sawyer Sonnenschein of Fort Pierre (-2).



1st) Olivia Braun (Aberdeen, SD) [+2, 147]

2nd) Erin Hurd (Sioux Falls, SD) [+18, +163]

3rd) Tori Peterson (Flandreau) [+20, 165]

4th) Ellia Homstad (Yankton, SD) [+21, 166]

5th) Brynn Roehrich (Watertown, SD) [+27, 172]

T5th) Cecelia VanDenTop (Canton, SD) [+27, 172]

10th) Claire Crawford (Aberdeen, SD) [+36, 181]



1st) Derek Andersen (Tea, SD) [+1, 145]

2nd) Mac Drake (Sioux Falls, SD) [+3, 147] – 2nd on scorecard playoff

3rd) Tate Mauney (Hartford, SD) [+3, 147] – 3rd on scorecard playoff

4th) Eli Anema (Harrisburg, SD) [+3, 147] – 4th on scorecard playoff

5th) Sawyer Sonnenschein (Fort Pierre, SD) [+4, 148]

16th) Cole Brust (Aberdeen, SD) [+12, 156]

T29th) Brevin Fliehs (Groton, SD) [+19, 163]

T33rd) Gavin Colson (Onida, SD) [+20, 164]

T41st) Finn Anderson (Aberdeen, SD) [+25, 169]

T46th) Derek Brueggeman (Miller, SD) [+27, 171]

T52nd) Peyton Brust (Aberdeen, SD) [+30, 174]