Quail Lodge/Poppy Hills
April 21-22, 2011
April 22, 2011
PEBBLE BEACH – The Las Positas GC team of Pete Walling, Steven Englebretson, Douglas Hattori and Kurt Jaeger captured the East Bay Zone Championship at Poppy Hills Friday, in a tournament which takes the low two of four net scores per hole. Las Positas followed a 15-under net round of 127 at Quail Lodge Thursday with an 18-under net round of 126 at the par-72 Poppy Hills for a two-day total of 253.
Finishing in second place two shots back at 255 were Richard Goldstein, Will Lujan, Scott Miley and Eric Bambury of Ruby Hill GC, who started the day with a two-shot lead over Las Positas. Ruby Hill’s team followed Thursday’s net 125 with a net 130. Starting the day in a tie for sixth place the Bridges team made a strong run for one of the top two spots only to fall short and finish alone in third with a net score of 258.
The teams from Las Positas and Ruby Hill qualify for the Zone Championship at Spyglass Hill and Poppy Hills on August 29-30.