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Wes Eklund Wins 2009 Reines Jewelers City Championship

By: Jed Gamber Email
By: Jed Gamber Email

Going into the final round of the city championship at the Meadowcreek Golf Course, Wes Eklund was two shots behind the leader, Brad Ferguson. But after shooting a final round 65, Eklund won the championship by four shots to take home the title of the best in the city.

Eklund extended his lead with a stretch of three straight birdies on the back nine. Eklund hit a magnificent chip shot to within five feet to birdie the first and then went on to birdie holes two and three.

Rounding out the top four, Jerry Burton came in second, with Paul Kane and Phil Mahone coming in third and fourth respectively.


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