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Tom Hoge watches his approach shot to the par four 11th hole. Hoge won his quarterfinal match against Ben Welle 5 and 3 Saturday afternoon.

Only four remain in Pine to Palm title field

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Don't worry, Todd Hillier already knows about his age.

The Hoople, N.D., farmer knows he is the only golfer over the age of 30 left standing in the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament at the Detroit Country Club in Detroit Lakes.


He also knows he can become the oldest Pine to Palm champion at 51-years of age, eclipsing George Lee, who won it in 1968 at 48.

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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.