Reilly McMahon wins playoff at Santa Barbara County
LOMPOC, Calif. — Reilly McMahon conquered one of the toughest, if not the toughest, golf course in all of California for a sudden-death victory at the Santa Barbara County Championship on Sunday.

Play the renowned La Purisima Golf Course in Lompoc, McMahon used rounds of 72-74 to get into a playoff through 36 holes where he eventually defeated former UCLA golfer Oliver Rheinfurth, who carded back-to-back 73s.

First-round leader Ramie Sprinkling, who opened with a remarkable 1-under par 71, shot 79 on Sunday and fell back into a tie for fourth place with Brett Patton (74-76).

The lowest round of the tournament went to College of the Canyons golfer Clayton Chatterly, whose 70 in the final round boosted him into a solid third place finish.

Results For Santa Barbara County Championship
1CAReilly McMahonSanta Maria, CA7572-74=146*
2CAOliver RheinfurthWestlake Village, CA5073-73=146
3CAClayton ChatterlyLompoc, CA2577-70=147
T4CARamie SprinklingCamarillo, CA2571-79=150
T4CABrett PattonSanta Barbara, CA2574-76=150

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ABOUT THE Santa Barbara County

La Purisima Golf Course is the host of the Santa Barbara County Championship. This 36 hole amateur event typically boasts a large number of entries in the Championship Flight but also fields a Handicap Flight. Located 15 minutes west of Hwy 101 just outside of Lompoc, California, La Purisima is known for its fair but rigorous test of pure golf that has challenged PGA Tour Qualifiers and earned a spot on Golf Magazine's Top 100 Places to Play in the United States. It is the only course in California between Monterrey and Simi Valley to be named to this prestigious list.

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