Tim Ernst shot a 131 net score to win the Payson Men’s Golf Association President’s Cup at Payson Golf Course on Aug. 21 and 28. He won a $50 gift certificate after finishing three shots ahead of both runner-up Russ Morris and Ron Fischer, who took third. They both carded 134.
Ernst also earned a $50 gift certificate for winning the Parson’s Cup with a low gross score of 147. Jesse Smith was second with 149.
Closest-to-the-pin winners for the first round were: Richard Harding (No. 2), Ernst (No. 5), Stan Eggen (Nos. 8 and 14) and Dan Zertuche (No. 17). Closest-to-the-pin winners for round two were: Fischer (No. 2), Frank Szakal (No. 5), Morris (No. 8), Ralph Lindo (No. 14), Eggen (No. 17) and Ernst (No. 18).