Tilden Park GC
August 4-5, 2012
BERKLEY – Wes Payne of Menlo Park won amateurgolf.com’s 2012 Bay Regional Championship at Tilden Park GC with a 36-hole score of 137. Payne took a commanding five-shot lead after the first round after posting a 66, the only under par round of the first day. The 23-year-old wasn’t able to post an under par score on the second day, but played steady firing a 71 to win by two strokes over Michael Decker and Drew Bender.
Pebble Beach’s Decker started and finished the final round in a tie second place, putting together rounds of 71 and 68 to finish at 139. Bender of Danville fired the low final round score to jump up the leaderboard as he followed his first round 73 with a 66. In fourth place was Jonny Matz of Danville at 142, while San Mateo’s Amol Mahal rounded out the top five finishing at a two-day total of 145.
No senior division was held this year due to a lack of interest.