Jay Banfield wins low gross at Mount Brenton Men’s Amateur

About 169 golfers from as far as San Diego played in the 40th annual Mount Brenton Men's Amateur Golf Tournament.

Darien Pridham of Mount Brenton Golf Course blasts a shot out of the bunker on the ninth green at the Mount Brenton Men's Amateur Tournament on Sun.

Darien Pridham of Mount Brenton Golf Course blasts a shot out of the bunker on the ninth green at the Mount Brenton Men's Amateur Tournament on Sun.

Despite some drizzle, the men put on a brilliant show at the 40th annual Mount Brenton Amateur Golf Tournament Sept. 8-9.

Approximately 169 players were registered from as far as San Diego and Powell River.

Though many came close, none of the weekend players were able to sink a hole-in-one prize.

The following results were provided by tournament organizers. The numbers represent the players’ two-day totals.

GROSS score prize winners:

#1. Jay Banfield – 137

#2. Brendon Dillon – 140

#3. Blair Sabistion – 142 (count back)

#4. Mark Valliere – 142

#5. Dustin Pewarchuck – 143 (count back)

#6. Derek Reid – 143

#7. Jim Charlton – 146

#8. Dustin Yeagar – 147 (count back)

#9. Ed Beauchemin – 147

#10 Ray Harrington – 148

#12. Darien Pridham – 149 (club low gross)

NET score prize winners:

#1. Ryan Tysowski – 131

#2. Mark Ciezki – 132

#3. Pat  Mikitka – 133 (club low net and count back)

#4. Troy Nickalson – 133

#5. Tom Tames – 134

#6. Frank Bayuk – 135 (count back)

#7. Joel Cosman – 135

#8. Dale Smith – 136 (count back)

#9. Ross McLean – 136

#10. Barrie Casparie – 136

Note: A count back is used when a player is tied with other players.

Saturday “all day” closest to the pin: Ed Beauchemin. Sunday “all day” closest to the pin: Ron Bourcier.

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