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LA Match Play: Brockington prevails

amateurgolf.com Staff    view all articles from this source
published 13 Aug 2012

see also: Los Angeles City Men's Match Play Championship and Michael Brockington's profile


Michael Brockington
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Aug. 12, 2012) -- UC Davis junior Mike Brockington took home the title at the 2012 Los Angeles City Match Play Championship Sunday, defeating Boris Stanchev, 1-up.

Brockington, of Laguna Niguel, proved that he might be on the verge of a breakout season for the Aggies with a terrific run through the match play bracket.

After earning the No. 3 seed after stroke-play qualifying, Brockington dispatched of Darren Saqui (5-and-4), Kevin Cullen (1-up) and Wally Gonzalez (3-and-2) before squaring off against Stanchev, the No. 5 seed from Long Beach.

Play began Aug. 4 with one qualifying round at Encino Municipal Golf Course. Match play began the following day with Rounds 1 and 2 played last Sunday at Wilson Municipal and Harding Municipal. On Saturday, the quarterfinals and semifinals were played at Rancho Park ahead of Sunday's championship match at the same location.

Los Angeles City Men's Match Play Championship: Top Finishers

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amateurgolf.com Player Rankings points events
Place    Player
Win CA Michael Brockington, Laguna Niguel, CA
Runner-up CA Boris Stanchev, Long Beach, CA
Semifinals CA Daniel Yang, San Diego, CA
Semifinals CA Jeff Wibawa, Encino, CA
Quarterfinals CA Wally Gonzalez, San Diego, CA
Quarterfinals CA Paul McNamara, Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Quarterfinals CA Jeff Galloway, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Quarterfinals CA Andrew Stanfield, Woodland Hills, CA
Medalist CA Davis Kirkland, Woodland Hills, CA
Final 16 CA Doug Williams, Los Angeles, CA
Final 16 CA Chuck Ruiz, Sherman Oaks, CA
Final 16 CA James Holley, Chatsworth, CA
Final 16 CA J.J. Holen, Castaic, CA
Final 16 CA Torrey Edwards, Long Beach, CA
Final 16 CA Scott Bashin, Canyon Country, CA
Final 16 CA Kevin Cullen, Venice, CA
Final 16 CA Alvin Cheung, La Quinta, CA

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