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Woodrome, Baker Reach Regional

ON THE GREEN

August 18, 1999|PETER YOON

Hank Woodrome of Fullerton Golf Club shot a two-day total of 143 to tie for seventh and Trevor Baker of Coyote Hills shot 145 to finish tied for 17th Tuesday in the Southern California Sectional Qualifying for the Club Professional Championship at Eagle Glen Golf Club in Corona.

Chad Sorensen of Pine Mountain Golf Club won with rounds of 69-68--137.

Sorensen, Woodrome (70-73) and Baker (75-70) are among 22 PGA teaching professionals who advanced to the Western Regional Oct. 14-17 at Santa Ana Golf Club in Albuquerque, N.M.

KUNG LEADS "BIG I"

Defending champion Candie Kung of Fountain Valley shot two-under-par 69 Tuesday at Northgate Country Club in Houston and leads the Independent Insurance Agent Junior Classic by three strokes.

Current LPGA Tour player Christie Kerr is the only player in the 31-year-old tournament to repeat as girls' champion.

HIP GOLF GARB

Spy V Style, an Irvine-based clothing company, has introduced a line of golf clothes that combine the California surfer look, the Hollywood nightclub look and traditional golf attire.

Started by Eric Spivey a little more than a year ago, Spy V Style is aimed at 15-to-35-year-old players.

"I looked around and I didn't see any kind of golf clothes that I would wear," said Spivey, 32. "It's a more progressive look to golf for people who want to play golf and look cool at the same time. You can also go out or go to school in it."

Which is the plan for the upcoming school year. Spivey has taken his line to Woodbridge, Corona del Mar, Newport Harbor and Irvine high schools and is working on getting uniforms for their golf teams.

Spy V Style clothes are available in several county pro shops and on the Internet at www.spyvstyle.com

WEST WINS CUP

Nico Bollini of Yorba Linda went 3-0-1 to help the West defeat the East, 25 1/2 to 24 1/2 in the AJGA Canon Cup, a Ryder Cup-style event, Aug. 10-12 at the Long Cove Club in Hilton Head Island, S.C.

Ron Won of Irvine (1-3) and Angela Rho of Fullerton (1-3) also played for the West, which won the final four matches to win its first Canon cup 1992 team.

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