May 17, 2019
Belmont CC came from behind, shooting a final round 20-under 122 Friday at par-71 Poppy Hills GC to capture the annual NCGA South Valley Zone Championship.
The Belmont CC squad, made up of teammates Kurt Montgomery, Jon Papaleo, Bret Blankenburg and Dennis Reed, had a clutch 58 on the front-nine playing in a format that takes the two best net scores of a four-person team. They’d finish with a two-day score of 36-under 250.
Second place went to Eagle Springs G&CC at 255 after a final round 135.
Both Belmont CC and Eagle Springs G&CC earned automatic spots into this year’s NCGA Zone Championship, to be held August 26-27 at Spyglass Hill and Poppy Hills.
May 16, 2019
Eagle Springs Golf and Country Club is the team to chase after day one of the annual NCGA South Valley Zone Championship after they carded an opening 24-under 120 Thursday at par-72 Bayonet/Black Horse Golf Course.
The Eagle Springs G&CC team, made up of Frank Daniele, Daniel Daniele, Victor Araujo and Jose Espinoza, posted a 58 on the back-nine playing in a format that takes the two best net scores of a four-person team.
In second place at 125 is River Island CC. Belmont CC is in third at 128. Only the two low teams will advance to this year’s NCGA Zone Championship, set for August 26-27 at Spyglass Hill and Poppy Hills.
Friday’s final round will see play shift to par-71 Poppy Hills.