Michael Weaver wins Alameda Commuters
ALAMEDA, Calif. (April 29, 2012) -- Michael Weaver completed his spectacular run at the Alameda Commuters, firing a final-round 66. Weaver beat the loaded field by four shots.
Weaver (69-67-65-66--267) gained the lead Saturday after a third-round 65 and distanced himself Sunday.
Jonathan De Los Reyes (69-68-68-66---271) played well throughout the event and even fired a final-round 66 but it wasn't enough to catch Weaver.
Anders Engell (67-67-73-67--274), who lead after last weekend's first two rounds finished in third place.
Travis Taylor (71-69-67-68--275) and amateurgolf.com Player Staff Member Darryl Donovan (70-66-69-70--275) finished tied for fourth.
The Senior division was won by Jeff Burda in a playoff against Scott Anderson.
ABOUT THE Alameda Commuters
What's in a name? In the case of the Alameda
Commuters Championship, the logo of the
year old tournament would be a dead
a steam ferry, which was the only way to
to San Francisco from the East Bay before the
Bridge was built. Started as an informal event
original first prize was a bag of nails -- the
tournament has grown into one of the top
independent events in California.
dedicated tournament committee prides itself
running the two weekend, 72-hole competition
it were a PGA Tour event. Two of the best
courses at the city-owned Chuck Corica Golf
are prepared with care. Slick greens, Sunday
and even that rarity in amateur golf –
all part of the fun. The roped-off scoreboard is
particular area of pride for the "green jackets"
were wearing dark green blazers before they
made popular by another tournament you
aware of in Augusta Georgia. The 250 player
championship division is cut to 50 and ties for
second weekend, at which time the 36-hole
division tees off to join them.
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