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Parkinson Edges Teammate for Talons Cove Amateur Title
Joe Parkinson edged his BYU teammate Stephen Archibald by one shot to win the Talons Cove Amateur Saturday with a nine under par score of 68-67-135. Archibald led the field after the first day with an opening round of 66, but his two under par final round 70 wasn’t good enough to hold off the steady play of Parkinson.
The final pairing included Parkinson, Archibald, and Carey Shinkle and all three of them had the lead at various times on the back nine.
Parkinson’s experience played an important role in his victory. He made no mistakes coming down the wire.
Shinkle fell out of contention after posting a double-bogey on the par three 17th hole. He birdied the 18th, but that was moot at that point.
Rod Gust won the Senior Division by three shots with solid rounds of 70-70-140. Dave Fischer was the only other senior to finish under par for the two days. He shot 73-70-143.
The tournament played under ideal weather conditions and the course was in marvelous condition.
Talons Cove AmateurChampionship FlightGross Scores135- Joe Parkinson, 68-67136- Stephen Archibald, 66-70137- Carey Shinkle, 69-68140- Kai Ruiz, 70-70142- John Owen, 75-67143- Jeff Jolley, 73-70; Cole Ogden, 69-74; Jared Overton, 145- Jose Valle, 75-70146- Jed Rammell, 70-76; Brady Boman, 71-75147- Zach, Culverwell, 72-75; David Jenningsd, 70-77148- Devin Tovey, 74-74; CJ Lee, 75-73; Jordan Murray, 75-73149- Brady Stanger, 77-72; Brandon Hargett, 72-77150- Mike Behle, 76-74; Brett Garner, 73-77151- Kurt Jamison, 75-76; Jess Perea, 73-78152- Derek Spencer, 78-74153- Rich Tripp, 74-79155- Glen Spencer, 83-72156- Matt Hemple, 85-71157- Jim Stubbs, 79-78; Andrew Huff, 78-79158- Benson Rhees, 83-75160- Shane Carlson, 76-84161- Chris Walters, 79-82163- John Shumway, 84-79; Jason Lyman, 78-85164- Jay DeJesus, 83-81; Doug Fillmore, 81-83; Brock Rasmussen, 83-81165- David Denning, 82-83; Josh Ostler, 81-84172- Chris Noble, 87-85183- Kyle Tueller, 93-90191- Kolton Ostler, 93-98NC- Mark Sitterud, 76-nc; Sheldon Barker, 75-nc; Clint Godfrey, 76-nc; Daniel Henry, 85-nc
Senior FlightGross Scores140- Rod Gust, 70-70143- Dave Fischer, 73-70146- Richard Dibblee, 71-75; Steve Poulsen, 73-73147- Mike Hacker, 72-75148- Russ Hook, 76-72; Pat Murphy, 77-71149- Scott Fairbanks, 74-75150- Kent Gressman, 70-80; Tom Jones, 74-76; Greg Gust, 75-75; Brent Marriott, 76-74; Lester Perry, 74-76, Steve Routson, 75-75151- Gary Wetzel, 78-73152- Paul Cannon, 77-75; Craig Gardner, 76-76; Brent Tidwell, 74-78153- Steve Sundloff, 79-74154- Rob Bachman, 77-77; Jeff Hale, 80-74156- Jeff Burton, 79-77; Rick Groendyke, 82-74; Greg Hill, 75-81; John Hood, 76-80 157- Dan Brown, 80-77; Rick Campbell, 82-75160- John Pappas, 82-78162- Jim Dowdy, 82-80163- Ted Gressman, 77-86; Fred Vath, 83-80164- Alan Archibald, 79-85; Mark Colosimo, 80-84; Jon Norton, 81-83166- Tom Brass, 84-82; Jack Waterman, 84-82168- Paul Kafer, 80-88; Ken Roberts, 79-89182- Dwight Muse, 86-96196- Garth Wilson, 100-96209- Mark Barlow, 103-106WD- Ray Unrath, 88-x
Net Scores132- John Pappas, 68-61133- Dan Brown, 68-65134- Rod Gust, 67-67