Crookston native Don Bang wins Castle Western Swing golf tournament

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Don Bang, wearing the coveted green jacket after winning the Senior Castle Tour event in Sun City, Ariz. on March 7, poses next to last year's winner, Bill Montague.

Crookston native Don Bang won the Castle Golf Western Swing tournament played at the Pebblebrook Golf Course in Sun City West, Ariz. this past Sunday, March 7.

Bang, 83, received the coveted green jacket from last year's winner, Bill Montague, another native and longtime resident of Crookston.

The annual event often features many entrants from the Crookston area.

Bang joins Montague, Bill Thorp and Dennis Nordlum as former Crookston residents to win the event. Thorp won in 2017, and Nordlum won in 2018.

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