‘Sota Series Match Play Champions Herron, Kuznik
By Maggie Sutton
The 2020 ‘Sota Series Match Play Champions are Camille Kuznik of Orono, Minn. and Carson Herron of Deephaven, Minn. The three-day event was played July 20-22 at the Legacy Course at Cragun’s Resort in Brainerd, Minn.
Kuznik’s rounds included a 6&5 win over Nicki Son of Bemidji, 4&3 over Emily Renner of Victoria, 5&4 over Madi Hicks, also of Victoria, and won her final match up against Shelby Busker of Detroit Lakes 3&2.
Herron’s rounds had wins over Jonathon Essen of New Hope 3&2, Jack Wellen of Blaine 1 Up, Carter Korkowski of Lino Lakes 4&3, Nick Lechtenberg of Stewartville 6&4, Leo Gellert of North Mankato 5&4, and the final match against Ryan Stendahl of Maple Grove 2 Up
Both champions came off a win from the previous week against Team Wisconsin as members of Team Minnesota in the 23rd Annual MN/WI Cup Matches played in Stevens Point, Wisc.