Santa Clara County: Suh rolls to 6-shot win
09 Jun 2014
by Benjamin Larsen of AmateurGolf.com

see also: View results for Santa Clara County, San Jose Country Club, Justin Suh Rankings

Justin Suh
Justin Suh

SAN JOSE, Calif. (June 9, 2014) -- Rising junior Justin Suh shot rounds of 67-65-71 to win by six shots at the 2014 Santa Clara County Championship.

Suh raced out to the lead on Friday with a first-round 67 and all but secured the title with a second-round 65. Despite a surge from the leading contenders, Suh, who plays at the host club San Jose Country Club, rode to an easy victory.

Robby Salomon shot a final-round 66 to take solo second ahead of third-place finisher Andrew Bonner.

Matt Willliams and Matt Cohn shot final rounds of 69 and 68, respectively, to tie for fourth place.

In the Senior Division, Ken Noonan topped Casey Boyns and Jim Knoll in a playoff to prevail. All three players finished at 150 after the 36-hole championship before Noonan prevailed.

Boyns shot a final-round 72 to sneak into the playoff.

Results: Santa Clara County
1CAJustin SuhSan Jose, CA7567-65-71-203
T2CARobert SalomonPortola Valley, CA5070-73-66-209
3CAAndrew BonnerRipon, CA2572-70-69-211
T4CAMatt WilliamsSan Jose, CA2574-71-69-214
T4CAMatt CohnSan Francisco, CA2573-73-68-214

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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 15 times 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 and super seniors.

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