Match-play finals Sunday at Eagleglen

A four-man battle for the state match-play golf championship -- "the most exciting and exhausting of the state's championships," according to Alaska Golf Association executive director Jeff Barnhart -- begins at 8 a.m. Sunday at Eagleglen Golf Course.

Greg Sanders, Adam Baxter, Jeremy Peters and Markus Dolejsi advanced to the semifinals of the four-day tournament with victories Saturday.

In women's play, Terri McAngus and Jamie Berg will meet in the championship match; in senior men's, the semifinals are Bill Arnold, Mark Schneiter, Bill Iverson and Matt Desalerno. Schneiter beat defending champion Bill Toney 1-up.

Finals begin at 1:30 p.m.


Alaska Golf Association

Match-play championships

Eagleglen Golf Course

Saturday's results

Men's quarterfinals -- Greg Sanders def. Alika Bell 4 and 3; Adam Baxter def. Brad Pitzer 6 and 4; Jeremy Peters def. Chris Morin 3 and 2; Markus Dolejsi def. Kyle Ferrel 1-up

Women's semifinals --Terri McAngus def. Connie Rummel 6 and 5; Jamie Berge def. Susie Macleod 1-up.

Senior men's quarterfinals -- Bill Arnold def. Glen Hanson 4 and 3; Mark Schneiter def. Bill Toney 1-up; Bill Iverson def. Jeff Ranf 3 and 2; Matt Desalernos def. Karl Johnstone 1-up.





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