Van City, Lumbia take lead

BACOLOD CITY – Van City and Lumbia surged into the lead in their respective divisions at the start of the 34th Philippine Airlines Seniors Interclub golf team championships Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020.

Romy Vallejo scored 48 points at the Bacolod Golf and Country Club as Van City opened with 120 points to lead the Sportswriters division.

Also scoring for Van City were Alfonso Marzo and Mario Taguiam who posted identical 36s.

Four points behind at 116 was Team Coral Ocean Point which drew 41 points from Alex Tudela, 40 from Ed Manibusan and 35 from Rick Kautz.

Veterans Team A and Club 1872-Los Angeles shared third spot with 113 apiece.

Scoring for Veterans were Jose Cortina (42), Julio Cada (37) and Danilo Baya (34) while Club 1872 scorers were Homer Punsalan (42), Jim Bernal (36) and Leo Tejano (35).

Over at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club (NOGCC), Lumbia and Bacolod were separated by only one point with Cotabato and Dirab just five points off the pace. Lumbia tallied 94, a point ahead of Bacolod. Lumbia scorers were Leo Solis (36), Amancio Morados (31) and Butch Santillan (27). (PR)