November 19, 2022
2022 NorCal Scratch League Finals
Nov. 21, 2022
Whitney Oaks and Corral de Tierra CC both punched their tickets to the California Scratch League Championship after advancing through the NorCal Finals at Poppy Ridge.
Whitney Oaks moved on through the A division, winning with a score of 27 points. Second place went to Sunnyside CC with 19 points. Ancil Hoffman finished third with 17 points.
The Whitney Oaks team was comprised of Pat McDonald, Jason Herrera, Josh Nagelmann, Scott Alward, Scott Beck, Rocklin Shaw and Scott Bubany.
In the B division, Corral de Tierra took the title, defeating Butte Creek in a playoff after both squads finished regulation tied at 23. Turlock G&CC was third at 17.
Corral de Tierra was comprised of Scott Ferreira, Matt Pridey, Aj Fitzgerald, Anthony Valdez, Jack Tardieu, John DeSantis and Brandon Stites.
The event uses a format that incorporates Stableford scoring, match play and stroke play.
Both Whitney Oaks and Corral de Tierra advanced to the California Scratch League Championship, which will tee off Nov. 28 at The Classic Club in Palm Desert. They'll face the two finalists from SoCal.