Mabuhay Golf Club 2012 News Release
The annual Gerry Sy Summer Classic Golf Tournament was held at Lincoln Hills Golf
Club in Lincoln, California last June 30-July 1, 2012. Friday night, after the practice
round, Billy Casino and Oliver Dofiles hosted a dinner at Billy’s residence in Lincoln.
On Saturday, Mabuhay Golf Club invited all the golfers and their guests for dinner at
Tournament winners were the following:
Flight A Champions, Ryan Ramboyong and Mike Jackson, runner up. Ryan is a junior
member who just recently won the 2012 US Kids Golf California State
Championships for 14 year olds. MGC congratulates Ryan.
Flight B Champions, John Warren and Dave O’Brien, runner up.
Flight C Champions, Dom Ainza and Oliver Dofiles, runner up.
Closest to the pin: John Warren, Boy Tan, Tony Limgenco and Noel Bangalan.
Gerry Sy, our tournament sponsor, gave away dozens of balls to several players who
scored 5 strokes above and below his score.
On another note, 30 or so Mabuhay Golf Club members participated at the Norcal
Cagayanon’s fund raising Golf Tournament at Chuck Corica Golf Complex in
Alameda, Ca. The tournament had golfers from other golf clubs as well - such as
Maharlika Golf Club, Brotherhood Golf Club, Fairfield Golf Club, Greenhills Golf Club,
CDO Golf Club and the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Golf Club. The main
attraction of this tournament was the Hole- in- One prize, a Mercedes-Benz C- 250,
compliments of Fletcher Jones Motorcars of Fremont. Ramon Ramboyong, a MGC
member almost ran off with the car when his ball landed just 2 ½ inches away from
the hole. There were many other nice raffle prizes and the food at dinner was great
so a good time was had by all.
Mabuhay Golf Club held a tournament at Tilden Park GC in Berkeley, Ca. last June 3,
2012 sponsored by member Zenon Carlos. This golf course is located in the East
Bay Regional Park. Winners were the following:
Flight A Champion, Al Bronson and Cesar Rodulfo, runner up.
Flight B Champion, Zenon Carlos and Dante Foronda, runner up.
Flight C Champion, Dom Ainza and Ron Tolman, runner up.
On a sad note, long time Mabuhay Club member and Executive Vice President Rey
Singson passed away last July 7,2012. Rey was an active member of the club and
was also a past president. He was only 55 years old and left behind wife Cory and
daughter Lauren. He will be missed very much by all of us.
The Dr. Mario Borja Memorial Golf tournament was held last Saturday, August 4 at
Franklin Canyon Golf Course in Hercules. The sixth tournament of the year is a two-
man best ball format and was sponsored by the family of Dr. Mario Borja. Winners
were the following:
Champion: Joe Villamil/Greg Roja
Runner-up: Rich Florez/Oliver Dofiles
2nd Runner-up: Ron Tolman/James Gillette
Anyone interested in joining the club can access the website: www.mabuhaygc.com
or call the president, Greg Roja at cell no. 415-265-6507 or Gerry Sy, the
membership chair at cell no. 650-992-9988.