Rancho’s Hoey top individual at CIF golf qualifier

Rancho Cucamonga golfer Rico Hoey was low medalist at the CIF-SS Central individual regional qualifier on Monday by shooting a 69 at Mission Lakes Country Club in Desert Hot Springs. Hoey was one of 12 locals to qualify for next Monday’s CIF-SS individual finals at Victoria Country Club. Hoey joined Damien’s Brandon Tsujimoto, who qualified in the Southern Regional by shooting a 73 at Skylinks Golf Course in Long Beach.

Four players qualified from Diamond Bar, including Jefferson Kao andSahith Theegala, who tied for fourth place by shooting 71 in the Central regional. Diamond Bar teammates Dean Sakata (74) and Brian Fong (75) also qualified.

Others who will move on are San Dimas’ Tavit Garabedian (75), Diamond Ranch’s Mike Alvarez (76), Los Osos’ Rito Armenta (76), Bonita’s Kevin Henley (76), Upland’s Coit Monell (78) and the Ontario Christian duo of Bradley Fox (78) and Joshua Herman (78).

  • Steven Martinez

    Lets go Rito Armenta! Representing the city of Rancho Cucamonga!

  • Ray Escoto

    Good luck at Brookside. Just do your best.