Villanueva, Paras rule Eagle Ridge’s Fore By Four
RAMIL Villanueva and Arnel Paras combined for 163 points to emerge the Class A champion in the Fore By Four Invitational, the member-guest golf tournament of the Eagle Ridge Golf and Country Club in Gen. Trias, Cavite.
After teaming up to win the lower divisions in the previous stagings of the Fore By Four, Villanueva and Paras finally scored the big victory in the centerpiece event with rounds of 80 and 83 at the Faldo and Dye courses to beat the pairs of Oh Jae-sik and Kang Sung-ho 161 (80-81-161) and Oscar Patricio and Ed Abesamis (79-78-157) in Class A.
The winning pair in Class B was Raymundo del Rosario and Gerry Sy after a 163 (84 at the Aoki and 79 at the Faldo). Antonio del Rosario Jr. and Romeo Francisco were runners-up with 159 (78-81).
Koji Uetani and Cresencio Pascual toured the Norman and Dye courses with 81 and 79, respectively, for a total of 160 to rule Class C.
The Class D plum was collared by Alex Sulit and Manuel Zosa with their 154 (72 at Aoki and 82 at Faldo). Koreans Cho Han-pyo and and Kim Dong-hee put together 75 points in modified Stableford format at Norman then added 82 at Dye for 157 to win in the member-member division.