Romulos rule Memorial Cup at Manila Golf

By Adrian Flores

Raoul Romulo and partner Jon Romulo combined for 57 points to win the inaugural Macario Te Sr. Memorial Cup held at the posh Manila Golf Club (MGC).

David Lim and Jeremiah Lim assembled for 48 for runner up honors while Tony Ang and Tommy Hu made 47 to finish third in the tournament held in honor of former MGC president Macario Te Sr.

For the special awards, Jovanni Chuaunsu won the nearest to the pin (at 1 foot) while Nicholas Dy Buncio hit the longest drive at 287 yards.

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