April 12, 2016
Summitpointe CC came back to take the title.
Summitpointe CC shot a final round 21-under 119 at par-70 Carmel Valley Ranch to finish at 35-under 246 and win the annual NCGA East Bay Zone Championship.
The Summitpointe CC squad, made up of teammates Mark Reynolds, Kent Takata, Joel Tyrus and Jon Carone, posted eight eagles and five birdies to go against zero bogeys.
Finishing in second place at 251 after a final round 125 was Callippe Preserve. The Callippe Preserve squad, made up of teammates Mike Page, Mike Henson, Fred Hilke and Tom Deroza, penciled in six eagles and six birdies to go against four bogeys.
Both squads advanced to this year’s NCGA Zone Championship, slated for August 29-30 at Poppy Hills and Spyglass Hill.
NCGA East Bay Zone
April 11, 2016
San Leandro GC is the team to chase after day one, but there’s still another round to go.
San Leandro GC posted a 19-under 123 at par-71 Quail Lodge Golf Club playing in a format that takes the two best net scores per hole of a four-man team to take the lead in the annual NCGA East Bay Zone Championship. The San Leandro GC squad, made up of teammates John O’Malley, Michael Jackson, Eoghan Canniffe and Herb Clore, psoted five eagles and eight birdies with zero bogeys.
In second place, just a stroke back after an opening 124, is Ruby Hill GC. Ruby Hill GC, comprised of teammates Dmitry Lipkin, Shane Bohen, Kevin Fryer and Tim Marchi, were also flawless. They’d card five eagles and seven birdies.
Both Callippe Preserve GC and Fremont Park GC are T-3 at 126. Three teams are at 127.
Tuesday’s second round will be held at par-70 Carmel Valley Ranch. Only the low two teams will advance to this year’s NCGA Zone Championship, slated for August 29-30 at Poppy Hills and Spyglass Hill.