Sacramento Valley Match Play
Diamond Oaks GC
March 24-25, March 31-April 1, 2012
ROSEVILLE – Rocklin’s Blake Abercrombie navigated his way through five rounds of match play to win the Sacramento Valley Match Play Amateur. Abercrombie beat Jeff Hoffman of Folsom in the final to take the title. Semifinalists included Wes Sandroni of Roseville and Orangevale’s Dylan Neal. Two teenagers, 16 year-old Cameron Champ of Sacramento and 17 year-old Alex Gibbs of Granite Bay tied for medalist honors. Champ made it to the quarterfinals before getting beat, while Gibbs bowed out in the round of 16.
In the senior division Bob Fleming of Fair Oaks beat Roseville’s Terry Coffee in the senior final. This after Coffee had edged out Fleming for medalist honors with an 18-hole score of 73 to 74. Semifinalists included Peter Moren of Danville and Carmichael’s Tom Marks.