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Tom Hoge watches his approach shot to the par five 12th hole in 2009. He was the 2009 Pine to Palm co-medalist.

Hoge and Boutelle earn co-medalist honors

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Entering the Pine to Palm at the Detroit Country Club, Tom Hoge and Clinton Boutelle had one thing in common -- they were the only two playing in the tournament as U.S. Amateur qualifiers.


After Wednesday, they had another thing in common -- sharing Pine to Palm medalist honors after each finished with a 10-under par 132.

Hoge's record-breaking nine-under par 62 first round qualifying score was a tough act to follow up on, as his one-under 70 proved.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.