Month: May 2009
Kim Williams will accompany Yvette du Plessis to The Spirit, being played at Whispering Pines in Texas from 5 - 8 November, WGSA President Erica Lefson announced at the WGSA 72 hole championship prize-giving in East London last week. The team will also include two men to be named by the SAGA in due course. Erica Lefson will manage the team.
North West was the front runner all the way at the WGSA 72 Hole Teams Championships played at the picturesque East London golf course this week and Bertine topped the individual championship.::
Teenager Bonita Bredenhann, playing for North West, but resident in Namibia, scored three eagles and two birdies in her third round 68, which also included a double drop.
A four-under-par 69 took Rustenburg teenager Bertine Strauss to a four shot lead at the half-way stage of the WGSA 72 Hole Teams Championship. The event was played in near-perfect conditions at East London Golf Club on Tuesday 26 May.
Boland's Maggie du Toit joins Kim, Marne, Bertine and Yvette at the top of the leader board after round one at the Women's Golf South Africa 72 Hole Teams Championship in East London.
Robbie Oosthuizen, 35 year old Strand Golf Club member from Western Province, won the 72 hole South African Mid Amateur Stroke Play Championship in a dramatic finish. He recorded a final round of 76, for a 72 hole total of 292, four over par, to win by one shot from Neil Homann on the final hole.
Local lad Robbie Oosthuizen recorded the best round of the day on Thursday, a three under par 69, to take a one stroke lead, with a level par 54 hole total of 216, in the 72 hole South African Mid Amateur Stroke Play Championship being played at De Zalze Golf Club outside Stellenbosch.
Kim Williams' Gauteng North Daisies look in a strong position to retain their WGSA 72 Hole Teams Championship title when the event is played at East London Golf Club next week.
Conrad Amm recorded a second consecutive one under par 71 which gave him a two under par 142, after 36 holes, to take a one shot lead at the halfway stage of the 72 hole 2009 South African Mid Amateur Stroke Play Championship being staged at the De Zalze Golf Club, outside Stellenbosch.
The South African team of Ashleigh Holmes (Captain), Pam Hayward and Marne Roos won the 2009 Regional All Africa Challenge Trophy played at the beautiful Nkonyeni Estate in Swaziland this week.