It was clear heading into the final day of the 5th Annual Ahwatukee Cup the trophy was going to stay within the village boundaries for the fourth time.
It was just a matter of second-place Mountain Pointe being able to post a number low enough on day three to challenge Desert Vista at Foothills Golf Club.
It never came to fruition as the Thunder actually extended its lead in the 10-team tournament to win going away with a 10-under-par day to win the event by 11 strokes over the Pride, 338-349.
“It was a great way for us to get things started,” Thunder coach Paige Peterson said. “They went out and executed the game plan three days in a row and everyone played pretty well.”