Lo, Briones lead winners in BM&V-Montejo Cup Invitational Golf Tournament

Participants of the 6th BMV Law Firm Invitational and 1st Montejo Cup Golf Tournament pose before teeing off at the Rancho Palos Verdes Golf and Country Club. (Photo by Roland Jumawan)

Roderick Lo won his second golf tournament in two weeks after taking the overall gross trophy in the 6th BM&V Law Firm-Montejo Cup Invitational golf tournament over the weekend.

Lo, who won last week’s Davao Central School Batch 73 Golf Tournament title, asserted his mastery of the 7,039-yard rolling layout at the Rancho Palos Verdes with a gross one under par 71. It was a close win, however, as Lo had to go through the countback and win it with 5 birdies in his scorecard.

Addy Briones shared the limelight with Lo by taking the overall net crown also by countback with a 68 and 12 pars.

In the class championships, Oying Caturan reigned supreme in the Class A gross division with a one over par 73. Emilio Pedro finished first runner up in a 75 and Dennis Capa second runner up in a 78. Andrew Bautista ran away with the Class A net plum with a 69 besting the identical 70s of first runner-up Robert Siason and Mark Villorente.

In Class B, Godfrey Cstinares won the gross title in a 85 besting host lawyer Ed Batacan who took the first runner-up honors via countback over second runner up Andy Fang with a identical 88s. Benjie Seninig took the net title in a 71 via countback (1 birdie, 5 pars) over Amado Anonuevo. Ross Eric Veloso took second runner-up in a 72.

Moving over to Class C, it was councilor Dado Mahipus who bagged the gross trophy in a 78 while Mario Marimon edged Antonio Morta for first runnerup via countback after scoring identical 100s. Elindo Lo was Net winner with a 72 while Ogie Lim was first runner up in a 74 and Pitoy Palma Gil was second runnerup in a 75.