Santa Clara County: Briones & Vanier take titles
Carlos Briones
Carlos Briones

SAN JOSE, Calif. (June 3, 2012) -- Carlos Briones edged Justin Suh by a stroke to take the 2012 Ernie Pieper Santa Clara County Championship. Suh (72-67-71--210) lead by 3 shots going into final round, but a brilliant 67 by Briones (71-71- 67--209) gave him the title.

In the Senior Division, Gary Vanier (73-69--142) came from 5 strokes back and posted a final round 69 to defeat Jim Knoll (68-78--146).

Results For Ernie Pieper Santa Clara County & Senior Golf Championship
1CACarlos BrionesSan Lorenzo, CA7571-71-67--209
T2CAJustin SuhSan Jose, CA5072-67-71--210
T2CAJay MyersSaratoga, CA5072-69-69--210
4CARobert SalomonPortola Valley, CA2576-66-71--213
5CanadaScott LoweCanada2572-70-72--214

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ABOUT THE Santa Clara County

Wonder what it takes to get a tournament named after you? The Santa Clara County Championship couldn't very well be named after anyone else than famed California amateur golfer Ernie Pieper, who won the tournament in 6 different decades of his life from the teens to the 60's. Top that!

54-hole stroke play championship with a cut after 36 holes. 36 holes of stroke play for seniors.

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