The Del Monte practice green was flooded Sunday morning
MONTEREY, Calif. (Dec. 2, 2012) -- When the
second of two rain storms swept through the
Monterey Peninsula, the only suspense was
about whether any golf would be played.
Indeed, after an hour delay, the "heavy stuff"
that only Bishop Pickering (Caddy Shack) could
play through did in fact come down, forcing
the amateurgolf.com staff to declare it an 18-
Matt Hansen and Cory McElyea each fired
opening-round 3-under 69s to take the lead
entering Sunday's final round and were
McElyea, a junior at University of San
Francisco, recorded four birdies in his round.
Hansen, a sophomore at UC Davis, was able to
keep up, though.
LaMothe, Sathvik Krishnamurthy
Alex Franklin and Keelan Kilpatrick shot 2-under
70 and tied for third.
Cody Blickensderfer, Andrew Morgan and
Hunter Rappleye tied for fifth place entering
after shooting 1-under 71.
Pierre LaMothe fired an even-par 72 to win the
senior championship by one over Rob Adolph
while Sathvik Krishnamurthy and Austin Steele
tied atop the net division leaderboard.
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