Lee Montoya wins Memorial Tournament

Butte golfer Lee Montoya claimed low gross at the Memorial Tournament, which was held Saturday and Sunday at the Highland View Golf Course.

Montoya fired a 2-over-par 142 in the 36-hole tournament. Ed Cohlhepp placed second at 150, followed by Luke Schulte at 154.

Frank Montoya won low net honors with a 130.

Vic Duffin captained his squad to the team victory. Joining Duffin on the winning team were Mike Fairchild, Steve Hohler, Tom Bunney, Jim Bennett and Matt Esquibel. The victors shot 49-65 for a 144 in the handicapped best-ball tournament.

The team of Lee Montoya, Adam Wuest, Wayne O’Connell, Thomas Hart, Dan O’Connell and Carl Bushwood placed second at 119.

2015 Memorial Tournament results