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Korby's connections: Country club celebrates families at weekend tourney

More than 150 golfers, from the very young to what most would consider quite old but young at heart, converged on the Cloquet Country Club to play in the weekend adult-child golf tournament.

Golf, a sport for life, affords that opportunity.

“We never advertise or publicize the event,” said Cloquet course pro/manager Bill Manahan. “Yet, we’re able to get numbers that rival our invitational tournament. We’ve had kids play in the tournament with their dad or mom, and now they’re playing with their kids and grandparents. It’s really an event for the kids.”

The tourney has been called the “Dan Shef...