July 23, 2016

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Junior golf: Steve Schniegenberg, Jacob Zimmer post SJGT wins

HINCKLEY TWP. — The Southwest Junior Golf Tour schedule has reached the midway point, but the competition is tighter than ever.



Hinckley Township’s Steve Schniegenberg and Wadsworth’s Jacob Zimmer won their respective age divisions by a single shot Wednesday afternoon at Ironwood Golf Course.

Schniegenberg won the 16-18 age division with a 5-over-par 76 to edge Richfield’s Sean Bennett, while Zimmer took the 12-13 crown over North Olmsted’s Danny Zahn with an 82.

Madison Butler and Chloe McKinzie also were winners. Butler (10-12) fired a 52 to beat Seville’s Alyssa Drehs (58), while McKinzie’s 87 won the 13-15 bracket.