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Cebu CC chases PAL history

By: - Reporter / @MusongINQ
/ 05:04 AM March 09, 2019

The 72nd PAL Interclub in Cebu was drummed up using one club’s quest for a place in its long history.

But that team might end up being a footnote of Cebu Country Club’s incredible journey in the last two days as it kept five-peat seeking Manila Southwoods at bay to keep the overall lead and stay on track toward becoming an immortal squad in the country’s unofficial team championship.

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With burly Bayani Garcia shooting a level par 72 worth 36 points at Mactan Island Golf Club on Friday, Cebu CC pooled a third round 131 to take a four-point lead over Southwoods with a 376 aggregate going into the final 18 holes that will be played on its home course.

Only once has a team coming from a lower division win the Overall title—Aguinaldo in 1988 over Canlubang—whose five straight championships in the 1990s is what Southwoods is chasing.

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