FUJIKAWA CAPTURES SECOND TITLE AT
MAUNA LANI RESORT HAWAII STATE OPEN
2017 Mauna Lani Resort Hawaii State Open- Mauna
Lani Resort Golf Courses, December 15 - 17.
KOHALA COAST, HAWAII – DECEMBER 17, 2017 – Spectators
witnessed a legendary Sunday finish on the Kohala Coast at Mauna
Lani Resort as Tadd Fujikawa captured his second Hawaii State
Open title at Mauna Lani Resort. Fujikawa's 1st HSO win was back
in 2010 at Turtle Bay Resort.
Tadd Fujikawa was one shot off the lead
as he teed it up with Nick Mason and Robby Ormand in Round 3. Fujikawa
birdied the par 3 hole 17 to defeat Mason by one stroke, earning him a
$10,000 payout. Kyle Suppa finished (69+67+77=213) as the low amateur and
won the Championship flight.
It was a legendary finish in the Senior
Open between Scott Simpson, PGA and David Ishii, PGA. Three-time Men’s
Open Champion and now three-time Senior Open Champion, Ishii claimed the
first place prize of $4,000 shooting a three-day total 207. Simpson fell
five strokes short of Ishii at 212. In the Senior Amateur flight, Nelson
Domingo captured the low amateur title earning a $750 gift certificate
from the golf shop at Mauna Lani for shooting 218.
the Women’s Open, professional Britney Yada fired a final
round score of 71. Yada’s three-day six-under total (210)
earned her a paycheck of $1,000. Reese Guzman finished as the
low female amateur at 222. Playing in her very first Hawaii
State Open, Guzman earned a $400 gift certificate from Mauna
Lani. Pat McGinness held on to his three-day lead of A-Flight
posting a 231 to finish two shots ahead of JB Bryant. Visit the Aloha Section PGA's website
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12.16.2017-- KOHALA COAST, HAWAII –
DECEMBER 16, 2017 – Kyle Suppa, a sophomore at the University of
Southern California, fired a 5-under par (67) during round two of the
Mauna Lani Resort Hawaii State Open. Suppa made seven birdies today on the
Francis H. I’i Brown North Course at Mauna Lani. Mason shot a steady
three-under par (69) to keep his lead with Suppa going into tomorrow’s
final round. Both Tadd Fujikawa and Robby Ormand also shot (67) today,
putting them one and two strokes back of the lead. Cory Oride is two
strokes off the lead after shooting a three-under par (69).
In the Senior Open Division, PGA
Professional David Ishii leads the Senior Open after firing the low round
of seven-under par (65) with a 2-day total of (73-65=138). Ishii made a
hole-in-one on hole #3 on the South Course this morning. He has a two
stroke lead over PGA Professional Mike Reid at (68-72=140). Dr. Carl Ho
(70-75=145) and Trent Gregory (73+72=145) are tied for low amateur in the
Britney Yada remains in the lead in the
Women’s Open with a two-day total (139). Reese Guzman is the low amateur
in the Women’s Open at (148). In the Men’s A-Flight Division, Pat
McGinness (152) has a five shot lead over JB Bryant (157).
Round #3 will start at 6:50 a.m.
tomorrow on the North Course with the Senior Open and Men’s Open
Division. On the South Course the A-Flight will tee off first
followed by the Women’s Open at 6:50 a.m.
cut 148, Champ cut 161, Sr Pro 153, Sr Am 155, A-Flight 168 and
Wonem's Open no cut. Visit the Aloha Section PGA's website
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