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John Cruz is SGA July Ace

JOHN “Nonni” Cruz shot a 2-under to secure the July Ace slot of the Saipan Golfers Association during its monthly tournament at the Coral Ocean Point Golf Resort on July 29.

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John “Nonni” Cruz

Taking the second place was Jung Eun Teack who tied with Alex Tudela at 72, but prevailed in a scorecard playoff.

Nick Sablan went into a four-way tie with veteran golfers Frank Castro, Edward Manibusan, and new member Joe H. Aldan.  But the score card play-off placed Nick Sablan as the third place finisher.

Cruz has joined other 2018 SGA Ace of the month winners, January Ace, Joe H. Aldan; February Ace, Joe I. Sablan; March Ace, Larry I. Deleon Guerrero; April Ace, Alex Tudela; May Ace, Rick Kautz and June Ace, Das Krishnan.

Juan Pan Guerrero shot closest to the pin in Hole No. 3; Tony Deleon Guerrero in Hole No. 7; Frank Castro in Hole No. 12 and Joe Demapan in Hole No. 17.

Kautz launched the longest drive in Fairway No. 6 and Joe H. Aldan in No. 18.

The SGA 2018 August Ace of the Month tournament is scheduled for August 19, 2018, at the Laolao Bay Golf Resort east course. The tee time is 10 a.m., with a show Time at 9:30 am.