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Freshman 'state'ment

Sunday, May 10, 2009

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Sikeston golfer Evan Deere lines up a putt at a recent tournament. Deere, a freshman, qualified for the state tournament on Monday.
(Photo by Josh Mills, Staff)
Evan Deere will be the first Sikeston freshman to play at state since 2002 season

SIKESTON -- Bulldog golfer Evan Deere is heading to the Class 3 State Golf Tournament later this month.

Although this is quite an accomplishment for any high school athlete, Deere's achievement is especially noteworthy considering he is only a freshmen.

Deere fired an 82 last week at the District 1 Championships, held at Crown Point Golf Club in Farmington. The round was good enough to tie for 6th place honors.

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