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Benavente sets net to beat for RGA February Ace title

DESPITE the three double bogeys, Anthony Benavente topped the monthly qualifier to set the net to beat for the Refaluwasch Golf Association’s February Ace of the Month title at the LaoLao Bay Golf over the weekend.

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Anthony Benavente

Benavente cushioned the bogeys’ impact by sinking two birdie shots, one in Hole No. 9 and the other in Hole No. 14 to shoot an 83 and finished with a net of 74.

Tars Olopai shot two consecutive birdies in the back nine and finished with a 76 to take the second place while Tony Satur secured the third place with a 77. He did well in the last four holes in the front nine for a 40 but lagged to a 46 in the back nine.

The other RGA golfers who made it in the qualifier were Sebastian Camacho shot an 80; Tony Rogolifoi and Manny Mangarero who were tied at 81; Kim Ki Soo who shot an 82; Joe Kamikaze Camacho, 83;Tom Tebuteb and Joe Saures, tied at 84; John Cepeda, 85; Ulysses Kapileo, 86; Louie Tilipao and Paul Kaipat tied at 87 and Luis Pelisamen, 99.