by leonard paul palo
The dynamic duo of Ryan Gotan and seasoned golfer Jing-Jing Gavino combined for a 145 (81-64) to bag the team gross title in the recently concluded 28th Durian Tee Invitatio-nal Golf Classic at the scenic Apo Golf and Country Club.
Taking the gross team first runner-up spot with a total of 135 was the tandem of Kuresh Samanodi and Ronald Galicia (74-61), while the gross team second runner-up was the duo of Addy Briones and Jericho Bajo who also carded an identical 135 (67-68). The gross team third runner-up was the team of Patrick Tan and Roderick Lo which posted a total of 126 (60-66).
On the other hand, the team net champion was awarded to the tandem of Sam Strong and Boying Uy who had a total of 171 (73-98), followed by net team first runner-up Teody Bar-nuevo and Ivan Tanopo (82-88) for a total of 170. The net team second runner-up was the tandem of Pruel Tan and Orly Ang (77-92) with a total of 169 while the team of Felisa Weckler and Jun Pedro won the team third runner-up net honor with a 168 (84-84).
Meanwhile, Gavino also took the individual over-all gross title with a smashing 81 point output, while the net over-all title holder was Jeremiah Co who posted a score of 100.
The other individual awards:
Gross Champion – Jeffren Lumbo
Gross Runner-up – Meang Guen Kang
Net Champion – Reinz Yamyamin
Net Runner-up – Melson Muneses
Gross Champion – Jojo Simbulan
Gross Runner-up – Sonny Ongtao
Net Champion – Ray Cruz
Net Runner-up – Ben Charlie
Gross Champion – Jeffrey Reyes
Gross Runner-up – Romy Birrey
Net Champion – Alejandro Dayot III
Net Runner-up – Jesse Afinidad
Gross Champion – Gemma Bokawachi
Gross Runner-up – Rutchie Albers
Net Champion – Jing Sara
Net Runner-up – Carmelita Lava
Gross Champion – Manny Nitorreda
Gross Runner-up – Alex Sy
Net Champion – Sam Saeng Hwang