NCGA Four-Ball Net Qualifying
May 24, 2012
Castle Oaks GC – Player Information – Pairings
Chardonnay GC – Player Information – Pairings
Deer Ridge GC – Player Information – Pairings
Del Monte GC – Player Information – Pairings
Haggin Oaks GC – Player Information – Pairings
Indian Valley GC – Player Information – Pairings
Las Positas GC – Player Information – Pairings
Monarch Bay GC – Player Information – Pairings
Reserve at Spanos Park GC – Player Information – Pairings
Ridgemark GCC – Player Information – Pairings
Sunnyside CC – Player Information – Pairings
Tuscan Ridge GC – Player Information – Pairings
PEBBLE BEACH – Twelve golf courses hosted NCGA Four-Ball Net qualifying Thursday May 24 as more than 400 two-man teams tried to qualify for the 61 spots available in the championship field.
Castle Oaks GC, Chardonnay GC, Del Monte GC, Haggin Oaks GC, Indian Valley GC, The Reserve at Spanos Park and Ridgemark GCC all had maxed out fields as 40 teams competed for six spots at each respective site. In the Castle Oaks qualifier the team of Monty and Diane Jordan of Sea Ranch GC led the way with a net score of 59. Donn Dooley and Ken Harford of Canyon Oaks CC posted a net 58 in the Chardonnay qualifier, beating their nearest competitors by three strokes. Rancho Del Rey GC’s Chris Robinson and Justin Turney earned top honors at the Del Monte qualifier with a net score of 62. The Haggin Oaks qualifier saw James Nye and Ken Willis of Wildhawk GC fire a net 58 to take a four-stroke margin of victory. At Indian Valley two teams walked away with the low score, Chris Hauth and Michael Drown of Windsor GC and Fernando Garcia and Zack Brooks of Little River Inn GC, both shot net 61s. Tim Witherow and Uriel Esquivez of Stevinson Ranch GC posted a net score of 60 at The Reserve at Spanos Park for low honors. The Ridgemark qualifier was the only of the 12 to see two teams break 60 as Saratoga CC’s Keith Paulson and Joe Niedermaier edged out Bob Albertson and Tim Schinner of Riverbend GC with a score of 58 to their 59.
Deer Ridge GC and Sunnyside GC held the next biggest qualifiers with 32 and 38 teams respectively; each site awarding spots to the low five teams. Deer Ridge’s qualifier saw Kris Kamerzell and Mark Hoerner of Paradise Valley GC better the other 31 teams at the site with a net score of 58. Sunnyside GC had the lowest score of all of Thursday’s qualifiers with a net 57 shot by Victor Breit and Larry Walton of River Creek GC.
Monarch Bay GC and Las Positas GC held good size fields of 30 teams each for four qualifying spots. Matt and Taylor Menzel of Callipe Preserve GC fired a net 58 at Las Positas to beat out four other teams who finished at a score of net 60. At Monarch Bay Nick Archulleta and Herb Clore of San Leandro GC shot a net score of 61, while the three other qualifying teams shot 62, 64 and 64. Tuscan Ridge GC held the smallest qualifier with only 10 teams participating for one spot, which went to Terry and Grover Baker of Glenn GC who posted a net score of 60.
The 45th Annual NCGA Four-Ball Net Championship will take place at Poppy Hills GC and Spylass Hill GC on June 25-26.