Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Valencia's Chang wins Newhall Cup again
By Tim Haddock
Valencia's Jonathan Chang won the Newhall Cup golf tournament for the third year in a row, shooting a 2-over 74 at TPC at Valencia on the second day of the two-day tournament.
Chang was 4-over for the tournament and won the Newhall Cup by one stroke over West Ranch's Joey Downey.
Both golfers shot 74s on the second day of the tournament. They were both 3-under on the back nine.
Chang shot a 1-over 73 in the first day of the tournament, one shot better than Downey.
Chang also won the Foothill League MVP and was one of seven players from the Foothill League to qualify for the CIF Southern Section individual playoffs. West Ranch, Valencia and Saugus will play in the team portion of the Southern Section golf playoffs.