Arcano, Gonzales top Herma Group media golf tourney
() - May 30, 2009 - 12:00am

MANILA, Philippines – The Inquirer Golf Magazine’s Jong Arcano fired a systems 36 net two-under-par 70 on Wednesday to win Class A honors in the well-attended Herma Group Media Invitational golf tournament at Wack Wack’s West course in Mandaluyong.

Arcano birdied hole Nos. 11 and 13 for a gross of 81 to nip Inquirer News Editor Jun Engracia by a shot with Philippine STAR sports editor Lito Tacujan finishing third with a level 72. Musong Castillo, also of the Inquirer, was fourth with a 73.

Defense secretary and hot presidential candidate Gilbert ‘Gibo’ Teodoro was the tournament’s guest of honor and was on hand to help organizer, sportsman-businessman Hermie Esguerra, award the prizes to the winners.

Ernie Gonzales, sports features editor of the Inquirer, and Delfin Perez of the Manila Bulletin, ruled Class B and C after firing rounds of 75 and 79, respectively. Mon Tomeldan of the Standard returned a 78 and was second to Gonzales.

Teddyvic Melendres, the Inquirer sports editor, was runner-up to Perez with a net 82.

More than 30 players coming from various newspaper beats took part in the 18-hole event as mediamen got the chance to know Teodoro more.

CLASS A CLASS B AND C DELFIN PEREZ OF THE MANILA BULLETIN ERNIE GONZALES HERMA GROUP MEDIA INVITATIONAL HERMIE ESGUERRA INQUIRER GOLF MAGAZINE INQUIRER NEWS EDITOR JUN ENGRACIA JONG ARCANO LITO TACUJAN MON TOMELDAN OF THE STANDARD
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