State Fair Masters: Engelman Wins By 1

SACRAMENTO, CA (September 7, 2009)--Eighty players teed it up to pleasant weather Labor day weekend. After the first two rounds, the field was cut to 32 players for the final round. Ken Crawford at 141, one stroke ahead of three players. Crawford maintained his lead until a 13th hole bogey. Matt Engleman, one stroke back, made birdie to take the lead. Crawford tied Engleman with a par on 17th. Tied going into the last hole, Engleman was all over the pin in two, holing a 3-foot putt for birdie, and the win.

Final results of the California State Fair Masters, played at Bing Maloney Golf Course:

1 Matt Engelman, Elk Grove 74-67-69-210
2 Ken Crawford, Elk Grove 69-71-71-211
3 Troy Hellwig, Marysville 75-73-66-214
4 Jeff Stewart, Roseville 75-75-66-216
4 Jamie Looper, Oakdale 72-74-70-216
4 Jeff Hoffman, Folsom 75-73-68-216
4 Mike Green, Elk Grove 72-69-75-216
4 Dan Corfee, El Macero 68-73-75-216
9 Kevin Lamair, Redmond, WA 72-71-74-217
9 Brad Penfold, Elk Grove 75-71-71-217
9 Doug Crowther, Sacramento 74-72-71-217
9 Tim Snow, Woodland 70-75-72-217
13 Patrick Henry, Elk Grove 74-73-71-218
13 Cliff Smith, Denair 71-75-72-218
15 Cory Synnestvedt, Danville 72-72-76-220

ABOUT THE California State Fair Masters

The 2019 California State Fair Men’s Masters Championship will be contested at Bing Maloney Golf Course on August 31 - September 2, 2019.

The tournament is open to all male amateur golfers age 35 or older (no maximum age) by August 31, 2019, who are members of an organized golf club with a GHIN Index of 5.4 or less. The mid-August GHIN will be used to determine eligibility unless confirmation of equivalent ability is received.

The entry fee of $169 per player includes greens fees for Saturday and Sunday, and Monday greens fees for those making the cut, plus range balls and all awards - power carts not included.

The tournament format is 18 holes of stroke play on Saturday, August 31, 2019 and 18 holes on Sunday, September 1, 2019. At least the top 50% of the field and ties will make the cut and play a final round on Monday, September 2, 2019. All players that make the cut will receive a merchandise award (Morton Gift Card).

The contestant with the lowest score for the 54-holes will be declared the 2019 California State Fair Masters Champion and receive free entry for the 2020 tournament. In the event of a tie for the championship, a sudden death playoff will start immediately following play beginning on the 17th tee.

The entry deadline is Sunday, August 25, 2019. There will be a $20 administrative fee for all cancellations or returned checks.

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