In 2014, Ben Wollam of Marshalltown played the par 4's 15 under par and set the current tournament record at 268.
Throughout its over 90 years, the Northwest Amateur Golf Tournament has survived the moving of the country club.
Walter Thomas and Dick Tang of Fort Dodge battled it out in the finals that year, ending in a 287 tie.
But no matter what period in the tournament's history you look at, it has always attracted a lot of attention with its mix of superb golfers and casual week night warriors.
When the country club first conceived of the idea of holding a tournament, it appointed a tournament committee headed by Walter H. The traveling trophy was appropriately named after Thomas. "You can't compare him to today's golfers," said Tom Thomas. He hit them where they paid off." Blaine Asher was another prominent Spencer competitor in the Northwest Am in the early years.
Through the committee, a match-play tournament sprung.
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