Month: April 2006

Southern Cape win U 23 Teams Tournament

Southern Cape finished a dream week by being crowned 2006 U 23 Teams Tournament Champions, as they won their final game by 6.5 – 5.5 against Gauteng North. In a tense finish to the tournament, KwaZulu-Natal beat Western Province 6.5 – 5.5 to send the defending Champions out of the A section for 2007. In…
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Tight finish to 2006 U 23

In the closest finish in years, only 2 points seperate the 6 teams in the A section. With all 3 match ups containing an element of victory and relegation to play for, the final days play at Somerset West could not have been scripted. In yesterdays play, Western Province lost to Gauteng North thereby falling…
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New boys Southern Cape move ahead

After a dissapointing draw with favourites Western Province on day one, Southern Cape pulled through another tight day, this time coming out victorius by a 6.5 – 5.5 margin over KwaZulu-Natal. The difference in this match being the extra point that Southern Cape carried into the afternoons singles having won 2.5 of the 4 points…
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Southern Cape strengthen their position at the Top

Southern Cape beat Central Gauteng in a fairly one sided match to retain the top spot in the A section log. Coming up against the powerful Central Gauteng team did not phase the newcomers in the A section, as they handed out one of the biggest defeats in the tournament, 10 – 2. This keeps…
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Gauteng North get off to good start at the 2006 SA U23 Teams Tournament

After a weekend of well needed rain, players got to see Somerset West basked in sunlight for the opening day of the 2006 SA U23 Teams Tournament. On a day with very little difference to the conditions experienced in Gauteng, Gauteng North (GNGU) were convincing winners on day one over their neighbours Central Gauteng (CGGU).…
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2006 S.A. Under 23 Logs

“A” Section: P W D L For Against Points Southern Cape 5 3 1 1 33.5 26.5 7 KwaZulu-Natal 5 3 0 2 31.5 28.5 6 Central Gauteng 5 3 0 2 26 34 6 Gauteng North 5 2 0 3 30.5 29.5 4 Boland 5 2 0 3 30 30 4 Western Province 5…
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Coetzee takes Northern Amateur

George Coetzee has shook off the dissapointment of being dropped from the National side by winning the 2006 Northern Amateur Open by a 4/3 margin over Christiaan Basson on Friday in a 36 hole final. George capped the week in fine style after ending a dissapointing second in the stroke play section of the Championship…
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Steves run comes to an end

After progressing through to the semi finals of the 2006 Northern Amateur Open, Christiaan Bassons 4/3 victory brings to an end Steve Williams hopes of winning the double and an end to a most succesful week. Christiaan went through to his semi final match courtesy of his win in the QF 3/2 over Rae Mackie.…
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Williams forges on

Steve Williams continued his good form and used his “local knowledge” to advance into the third round of the match play. After a comfortable 6/5 victory over round one opponent Jonothan Josset, Williams came up against in form Michael van der Venter. In a tight match that went to the wire, Steve managed a one…
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Jbe takes the lead

Jbe Kruger shot a best ot the day 66 to go with his first round 70 and take a 1 shot lead over fellow National team mate Toto Thimba into the final 36 holes at the Modderfontein Golf Club. Toto is joined in second place on 137 by George Coetzee, who has matched Toto with…
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