Ben Shur Wins Goleta City Championship
Ben Shur (George Gankas photo)
Ben Shur (George Gankas photo)

GOLETA, Calif. (April 4, 2016) -- Former Arizona State golfer Ben Shur (Calabasas) fired rounds of 67, 70 to win the Goleta City by four shots.

Shur captured the title on a weekend in which his former teammate, Jon Rahm, won the ASU Thunderbird Invitational for the third consecutive time. Shur has caddied for Rahm many times, most notably at the 2015 Waste Management where Rahm finished in 6th place.

Second place honors was shared by Brandon Gama (Santa Barbara), Niels Andersen (Santa Barbara), and Marc Reyes (Philippines), each totaling 1-under 141.

Results For Goleta City Championship
1CABen ShurVentura, CA7567-70=137
T2CABrandon GamaSanta Barbara, CA5070-71=141
T2CANiels AndersenSanta Barbara, CA5072-69=141
T2CAMarc ReyesLos Angeles, CA5070-71=141
5CARamie SprinklingCamarillo, CA2573-70=143

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ABOUT THE Goleta City

The name 'Goleta' may not be as well known as it's famous neighbor, Santa Barbara. But it has great weather, and a great golf course called Glen Annie. Each spring, the Goleta City Championship in March brings out a strong field of local college players and mid-amateurs. The 36- hole, two-day championship will include championship, handicap and women's flights.

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