Max Tylke sored a two-stroke victory over Topher Baron and Eric Rislove to earn his first win at the MPGA Public Links Mid-Amateur Championship Sunday at Emerald Greens Golf Club in Hastings.
A birdie on 14 gave Tylke the lead for good. He finished at 5-under-par 140. Defending champion Justin Burleson carded a final-round 70 to finish alone in fourth place.
Saints sink Gary
Devon Rodriguez’s two-run single in the eighth broke the game open for the Saints in a 4-2 victory over the host Gary SouthShore RailCats. Joey Wong’s squeeze bunt gave St. Paul a 2-1 lead in the seventh. Jordan Jess got the victory.
Gophers add DB
Defensive back Michael Dixon announced on Twitter that he will play for the Gophers, making the 6-1, 186-pound safety from Georgia the 14th player to commit to the 2020 football recruiting class.
Hopkins sprinter wins
Hopkins’ Joe Fahnbulleh won the 200 meters at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor in Greensboro, N.C. His wind-aided time was 20.67 seconds.