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Harris - A Family of Athletes

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Detroit Lakes, 56501
Detroit Lakes Minnesota 511 Washington Avenue 56501

Dr. Bob Harris - father & grandfather

Residence: formerly of Roseau now lives in Boynton Beach, Florida

-82 years old

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Accomplishments:

*2011 Pine to Palm - Qualifying Score in Super Seniors - 75 He is playing in semi-finals today.

*USGA Senior Championship Runner-up 1992(six time qualifier)

*Minnesota's Father-Son Tournament- 12 time winner-5 times with John, 3 times with Rob, 1 time with Mark, 3 times with Scott

National Father-Son Tournament Champions with John in 1974

*Champion of Northland Invitational -Duluth in 1993

*He has shot his age 641 times

*Played in Pine to Palm in 1944 at age of 15 and shot 151 in 36 hole qualifying but missed cut

* 1950 University of Minnesota Gopher Hockey Captain

John Harris - son of Phyliss & Bob

Residence - Minneapolis

Accomplishments:

As an amateur:

*1974 Big Ten individual champion as an individual

*1987,1989, 2000 Minnesota State Amateur Champion

*1988,1990,1991,1992,1999 Mid-Am Champ

*1993 U.S. Amateur Champion

*1995 U.S. Sunnehanna Amateur

*1997 On Porter Cup team

As a professional:

*Walker Cup(1993 & 1997 winners & 1995 & 2001 participants)

*He was the second leading scorer on the Gopher golf team and helped the team to win the Big Ten Championship in 1974.

*Won the Commerce Bank Championship in June of 2006-1st championship win

*finished 50th in the 1994 Masters Golf Tournament in 1994

* has earned $3,073,236.00 in his pro career

Rob Harris -son of Bob & Phyliss

Residence -Eden Prairie

Accomplishments:

*1974 NCAA Hockey Champions for U o M Gophers

*1976 - played on Olympic hockey team in 1976

*U.S. Amateur qualifier at the age of 17

*Pine to Palm Medalist in 1994 with rounds of 67-69 - 136

*1975 University of Minnesota Gopher Hockey Captain

*He has played in 26 Pine to Palm Tournament

Scott Harris - son of Bob & Phyliss

Residence- Minneapolis

Accomplishments:

*1979 Pine to Palm Medalist -67-68 -135

*Two time Minnesota State Players Champion

Nancy Harris - daughter of Bob & Phyliss

Residence - Marshall, Minnesota

Accomplishments:

*Minnesota State Amateur Champion - six times

*3 time State Match Play Champion

*State Four Ball Champ

*Minnesota Player of the year - 1993

*Public Links Champ in 1993

*1984 made final four in USGA Public Links

*Selected to the University of Minnesota Hall of Fame in 2009

*Played in the first Minnesota State H.S. Golf Tournament in 1979 finished third in as a Roseau Ram. Four year state high school participant.

Chris Harris - son of John & Jenifer

Residence - London, United Kingdom

Accomplishments:

*Played H.S. golf for Edina High School

*Played college golf at Duke University in Durham N.C.

Katie Harris - daughter of John & Jenifer

Residence: Minneapolis

Accomplishments:

*Played in five state high golf tournaments for Edina H.S.

Eric Harris - son of Rob & Karin

Accomplishments:

*Pine to Palm qualifier for six years

*Played college golf at Gustavus Adolphus in St. Peter

Minnesota

*All MIAC Team in 2008

*won the Augsburg Invitational in his Senior year

Jessica Blanchard - daughter of Nancy(Harris) & Paul Blanchard

Accomplishments:

*Qualified for 2011 State High School Golf tournament as an

8th grader

Paul Blanchard - husband of Nancy (Harris)Blanchard

*Punter for the Minnesota Gopher football team from 1981-1983

*son of the late Johnny Blanchard-catcher for the New York Yankees

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