June 21, 2019
Diablo Grande GC came back to take the title at the annual NCGA Central Valley Zone Championship.
The Diablo Grande GC squad, made up of teammates Steve Zercoe, Gary Glendenning, Jason Lund and Bruce Bristol, carded a final round 18-under 124 Friday at Poppy Hills GC to come in at 34-under 252. Diablo Grande was helped by a front-nine 61, playing in a format that takes the two best net scores of a two-person team.
Placing second at 255 after a 129 was Del Rio G&CC. Both Diablo Grande GC and Del Rio G&CC earned automatic spots into this year’s NCGA Zone Championship, set for August 26-27 at Spyglass Hill and Poppy Hills.
June 20, 2019
Creekside GC is the team to chase after Thursday’s opening round of this year’s NCGA Central Valley Zone Championship.
The Creekside GC squad, made up of teammates Jim Spelman, Jeff Coffey, Daniel Westphal and Jesse Perez, shot 20-under 124 in the opener at par-72 Bayonet/Black Horse GC in Seaside.
In second place at 126 is Del Rio CC. Merced G&CC and Modesto GC are T-3 at 127.
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 over to par-71 Poppy Hills.