Del Monte reigns supreme in 2nd Mindanao Open Interclub

Visiting Del Monte outclassed its Davao City rivals to reign supreme in the 2nd Mindanao Meet Interclub golf tournament at the Apo Golf and Country Club over the weekend.

Del Monte Birdie Hunters carded an aggregate 317 built on spectacular rounds by Noel Langgamin who had a 73, Raul Minoza 69, Mel Cubelo 64, Arsenio Mondilla 60 and Virgilio Adag 51 under the unique coring format to win the premier Group 1 title.

Apo Golf Reguar 3 scored 275 to finish second. PAL Interclub veterans Monchit Mackay fired 58, Karloz Alba 57, Leo Fusillero 54, Jorge Martinez 52, Denden De Castro 27 and Toffee Tionko 27.

Apo Golf Lucky Stone had a 267 aggregate to finish third. Martin Castillo had 60, Benjie Leparto 58, Enrique Romero Salas 52, Mark Oropeza 51, and Bob Bandolon 46.

Butuan won Group 2 with a 265 besting Davao City Golf Club (242), and Apo TGIS (240).

Del Monte made it a double when its senior squad Del Monte Anak sa Pinya (417) captured the Seniors Group 1 title besting Pueblo Seniors (399) and Apo Golf Stalagmites (395).

The Seniors Group 2 crown went to Rancho Palos Verdes Seniors (427) winning over Sarangani Golf Seniors (410) and Apo Golf Senior Fighters (367).

The four-day golfest was participated in by Mindanao golf clubs of Davao, Sarangani, Cagayan de Oro, Butuan and Bukidnon.