White, Collins four strokes back at Channel League Championships

After the first round at the Channel League Boys Golf Championships, Ventura’s Matt Thomas leads all golfers with a score of 70.

He is trailed closely by teammate Gregory Brown, who shot a 71. San Marcos’ Thayer White, Santa Barbara’s Jonathon Collins and Ventura’s Gergory Robarge are all keeping pace with a score of 74.

The tournament, which White won last year, is taking place at Soule Park in Ojai.

Round 2 will be played tomorrow and the top eight finishers will advance further in the postseason.

Here are the top scorers from today’s action:


  1. Matt Thomas, 70, Ventura
  2. Gregory Brown, 71, Ventura
  3. Thayer White, 74, San Marcos
  4. Jonathon Collins, 74, Santa Barbara
  5. Gergory Robarge, 74, Ventura
  6. Spencer Mikles, 75 Santa Barbara
  7. Grant Amerson, 76, Dos Pueblos
  8. Michael Yi, 76, Dos Pueblos
  9. Mickey Kirby, 76, Dos Pueblos
  10. Anthony Wagner, 76, Ventura