San Luis Obispo County Amateur
Chalk Mountain GC/Dairy Creek GC
May 19-20, 2012
SAN LUIS OBISPO – Justin Warthen edged out Austin Kaiser by one stroke in the San Luis Obispo County Amateur, posting a 135 36-hole total to Kaiser’s 136. The tournament played over two days at Chalk Mountain GC in Atascadero and Dairy Creek GC in San Luis Obispo saw both players shoot both days in the 60s, the only two to do so. Warthen was one-shot back of Kaiser after the first day followed his first round of 68 with a final round 67, while Kaiser posted rounds of 67 and 69, respectively.
Finishing in a three-way tie for third were Derick Strain, Levi Garcia and Brandon Vail, who each fired two-day totals of 142. Strain shared the first round lead with Kaiser shooting a 67 the first day, but fell out of contention with a final round 75. Garcia and Vail both showed consistency with back-to-back 71s.