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Birch Ridge Golf Report: Time for the tournament that's got it all backwards

...Bassackwards.Our only "play your own ball" golf tournament of the season is set for Aug. 29 and 30. Golf professional James Contreras, who works in Fairbanks, is returning to Soldotna to defend his title in the sixth annual Kenai Peninsula Open...
Jorgenson, Nelson take All-Alaskan Skins Game

...and Nelson split $975, while James Contreras and local product Beau Forrest...Kaiser, Aaron Dexheimer 71; James Contreras 72; Bryan Anderson, Travis...Jimmy Grace, Pahl, Geer, 129; James Contreras, Sid Cox, George Stein, Jeff...
Birch Ridge report: Course comes together to make Kenai Peninsula Open a success

...force winds, very unusual at Birch Ridge, made scoring next to impossible Saturday during the first round of play. James Contreras managed the conditions as well as he could to build a sizeable lead entering Sunday's final round where a stock...
Morin leads club championship at Kenai Golf Course 80. The final round of the tournament is today. At the Kenai Peninsula Open at Birch Ridge Golf Course, pro James Contreras leads the Open Division at 2-over-par 72, while Beau Forrest, playing his first tourney as a pro, is at 75...
Dexheimer, Wright win All-Alaska skins game under glorious skies

...task since he missed two good opportunities in the first five holes. On the seventh, the team of Nolan Rose and James Contreras came up shy of collecting the $900 by about an inch. Contreras was tasked with an uphill putt from about 35 feet...
Dexheimer wins Skins Game at Birch Ridge in extra holes

...qualified at the Birch Ridge Pro-Am held earlier Monday. Dexheimer was the top qualifier with a 3-under 67. James Contreras was next at 69. Originally, only four players - plus Birch Ridge pro Tom Walsh - were supposed to qualify for the...
Engberg, Lundahl win Wells Fargo Skins

...Rob Nelson of Eagleglen Golf Course and Travis Jorgenson of Settlers Bay Golf Course were second with $750, while James Contreras of Fairbanks Golf and Country Club and Casey Cusack of Anchorage were third with $250.In the skins game format...
Bomar takes Kenai Peninsula Open; Liedes wins Donnie Morgan

...Course Par 70 Plyr Sa Su Grs Net Pro (No net) Billy Bomar 64 72 136 Rob Nelson 68 71 139 Casey Cusack 71 69 140 James Contreras 75 67 142 Tommy Carver 74 77 151 Nolan Rose 73 80 153 Travis Jorgenson 76 83 159 Bill Engberg 81 81 162 Jeff Barnhardt...
Birch Ridge Pro-Am a smashing success

...handicappers in attendance to see that even pros get humbled from time to time. Richie "Paul Bunyan" Lundahl paired with James Contreras to win every last penny.The deciding hole, No. 12, ended in some bizarre golfing version of the "twilight zone...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: Senior tourney comes to Birch Ridge; another pro event in books

...73 B.A. Anderson, Moose Run Golf Course - 74 James Contreras, Anchorage Golf Course - 75 Travis Jorgensen, Palmer...Liedes - 78; Truckee LeMay - 79; Todd Eskelin - 85 James Contreras - 75; Earl Frawner -NSR; Anne Frawner - 84; Scott...


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