Cimarolli Wins Rasz Memorial

WELLSBURG – Tied with Eric Fisher and Bryan Myers at 140 after 36 holes, Rob Cimarolli emerged as champion of the 2013 John Rasz Memorial with a birdie on the sixth playoff hole Sunday at Highland Springs Golf Course.

Cimarolli shot 70 both rounds and trailed first-day leader Tom Facciani by two strokes heading into Sunday’s play. Facciani fell to fifth behind the playoff trio and Rico Simonetti (141) by firing a 74 on Sunday.

Larry Lis Jr. finished sixth at 144, one stroke ahead of Dave Frey.

Larry Blake won the First Flight with a 150, one shot lower than second-place Corey Hellock. Doug Addis won the Senior Flight with a 140, one stroke better than John Zitkovic.

Howie Peterson won the Junior Flight at 151. Coming in second was Kyle Wensel at 152.

Myers and Simonetti wound up winning the Best Ball Championship Flight with a birdie on the fourth playoff hole against Cimarolli and Facciani. Dick Antil and Greg Humienny won the First Flight Best Ball with a first-hole playoff birdie against Hellock and James Speece. Both teams fired 146s. Kent Russell and Addis won the Senior Flight Best Ball with a 133.