Axel Hartman has won his first Briarwood East club championship.

Hartman beat 24-time champion Bill Brenner in a 36-hole match-play final, 8&6.

Hartman was 9-up through 18 holes and 9-up after 27 holes before closing out Brenner with six holes remaining. 

In the semifinals, Brenner defeated Shaun McIntyre, 3&2, while Hartman downed Shane Henry, 1 up.

Hartman now owns three Briarwood club titles over the East and West courses.