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Pedernal shoots a 6-under to win Filtaga July Ace, Fernandez takes B Division

EMIL Pedernal earned the lowest net to win the A Division of Filtaga Golfers Association’s July Ace of the Month at the Marianas Country Club on Sunday.

Emil Pedernal
A 13-handicapper, Pedernal had a strong opening with perfect game in Hole No. 8 to shoot a 3-over par 39 in the front nine.

Despite a snail-paced back nine, Pedernal has done enough to lead the monthly tournament with a 66 beating five-handicapper, William Retardo and 11-handicapper Vic Romana who were tied at 69.

Retardo capped the front nine with a 66 and slowed down to a 38 in the back for the second place while Roman had a good start as well finishing the front nine with only a 3-over for third.

Larry Pascual took the fourth place with a 41 in the front nine and 42 in the back for a 71 while Dan Ganacias settled for the fifth place with a 42 in the front and improved to 40 in the b back to finish with a 72.

Joseph Fernandez shared the victory with Pedernal securing the B Division title with a 73. He shot 44 in the front and 48 in the back.

Pascual also shot closest to the pin in Hole Nos. 8 and 16 and Paul Bea in Hole Nos. 6 and 12.

The other Filtaga golfers who made it in the monthly tournament were Freddie Cataluna and Greg Castro who were tied at 74; Albert Pajarillaga and Rodel Macasinag who were tied at 75; Raymond Quintanilla who finished with a 76; Norman Tenorio and Randy Tudela who were tied at 77; Edgar Abalos who shot a 78; Jess Yumul 81; Thompson Palik, 83; Ruben Avendano, Manny Po and Mike Cruz tied at 85; Lito Mendoza, 86; Nestor Siruelo, Paul Bea and Ronnie Santos tied at 87 and Naoji Wada, 112.