May 4, 2012 > Men's Golf: Moreau takes gold in championship
Men's Golf: Moreau takes gold in championship
Submitted By Dave Baptist
Moreau Catholic, Castro Valley, San Leandro, Hayward, Bishop O'Dowd, Arroyo, and Tennyson High Schools all participated in the HAAL men's golf championship on April 30 at Las Positas Golf Club, par 71. Moreau came in first with the low score of 370 and will now advance to the Northern California Tournament of Champions at Castlewood on May14. Following them was Castro Valley (421), San Leandro (426), Bishop O'Dowd (430), Arroyo (476), and Tennyson (589) to bring up the rear.
Carlos Briones, from Moreau, took home the first place medal hitting a 66 on the course, followed by teammate Blake Ramos who took home the silver medal with a score of 70. This medal was the fourth consecutive individual title for Briones. Moreau golfers were trailed by Ross Brownlie of Hayward High School, who took home the bronze medal. Brownlie will be joined by San Leandro's Brandon Dizon and Adam Yoshikawa on May 7 as individual competitors at the South Qualifiers. Castro Valley, who had medalists place fourth and ninth, broke a three-way league tie for second place with its solid performance. They will compete at the NCS South Qualifier at Monarch Bay on May 7 as well.