NATIONAL team members JR Gonzales, Justin Quiban, LJ Go and Andres Saldaña brace for a showdown with top jungolfers JP de Claro, Gabriel Manotoc and Lanz Uy as they vie in the Philex Northern Luzon Regional Championships beginning today at Baguio Golf and Country Club in Baguio City.
BASTI Lorenzo handled Andres Saldaña with ease yesterday, posting a 3-and-1 victory over the seasoned lefty to forge a title clash for the NGAP-Globe Circuit’s Philippine Junior Amateur (Closed) championship with defending champion Rupert Zaragosa.
By Musong R. Castillo
Top seed Jik-Jik Abdon won the final three holes of the front nine in his duel against Gio Gandiongco yesterday to post a 2&1 victory and reach the Philippine Amateur Golf Championship (Closed) final for the second straight year.
The national junior squad hopes to live up to the hype in the opening round of the 51st Southeast Asia Amateur Golf Team Championships today at the Clearwater Bay Golf and Country Club here.