WALLA WALLA — Bainbridge Islands Carl Jonson and Shotaro Ban, of San Jose, Calif., will meet in the final match of the 111th Pacific Northwest Mens Amateur Championship today.
The 36-hole final match play will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Walla Wallas Wine Valley Golf Club.
In the semifinals Friday, Jonson defeated Gresham, Ore.s Nick Chianello 1-up. He beat Seattles Blake Snyder 4 and 3 in the quarterfinals.
On the other side of the bracket, Ban defeated Jarred Bossio of Olympia in the quarterfinals 4 and 3, before dispatching Eugenes Rak Cho 2 and 1 in the semifinals.
Pacific Northwest Mens Amateur
At Wine Valley Golf Club, Walla Walla
7,261 yards, par 71
Carl Jonson, Bainbridge Island, def. Nicholas Chianello, Gresham, Ore., 1 up; Shotaro Ban, San Jose, Calif., def. Rak Cho, Eugene, 2 and 1
Carl Jonson, Bainbridge Island, def. Blake Snyder, Seattle, 4 and 3; Nicholas Chianello, Gresham, Ore., def. Mason Casper, Mapleton, Utah, 3 and 1; Shotaro Ban, San Jose, Calif., def. Jarred Bossio, Olympia, 4 and 3; Rak Cho, Eugene, def. Ryan Books, Seattle, 2 and 1
Blaines Jeff Coston and Oak Harbors David Phay are tied for the lead at the 25th Rosauers Open Invitational in Spokane.
The pair fired opening-round 62s and are 9-under par. Coston won the event in 1997, 2006 and 2008.
Hayden Lake, Idaho's Russell Grove is one shot back at 63, after posting three eagles at Indian Canyon Golf Course.
The second round tees off at 7:30 a.m. today with the final round Sunday.
Rosauers Open Invitational
At Indian Canyon Golf Course, Spokane
6,255 yards, par 72
Jeff Coston, Semiahmoo Country Club 62
David Phay, Whidbey Country Club 62
Russell Grove, Avondale Golf Course 63
Issac Henry-Cano, Twin Lakes Country Club 64
Ryan Porch, Big Mountain Golf Course 64
Corey Prugh, Manito Country Club 65
Luke Bennett, Lake Padden Golf Course 65
Robert Selland, The Fairways Golf Course 65
Brian Nosler, Vanco Driving Range 65
Ryan Malby, Village Greens Golf Course 65
Casey McCoy, The Dalles Country Club 65
Ryan Benzel, Pro Golf Discount 65
Chris Everson, Horn Rapids Golf Course 69
Michael Combs, Canyon Lakes Golf Course 69
Mike Kasch, Pasco Golfland 72
Elijah Perkins, Othello Golf Course 75
Ryan Dahl, Horn Rapids Golf Course 75
Dan Oberg, Canyon Lakes Golf Course 77