Month: December 2009
SA Junior Yushira Budhram carded 78, 76, 75 (+13) in the United States Junior Masters golf tournament to finish in fifth position. The inaugural event was played on the Ocean Course at the Ponte Vedra Inn & Club in Ponte Verdra Beach, Florida from 20 to 23 December.
Nineteen year old amateur Dylan Frittelli played steadily for his 72 today, to finish with a 54 hole total of 215, one under par, after the third round of the South African Open Championship. He is three shots clear of the next best amateur.
Dylan Frittelli fired a first round score of 69, three under par, to finish tied in eleventh place in the South African Amateur Open Championship, being played over 72 holes stroke play.
In her final year as a junior, Rondebosch's Rushda Mallick topped the scoreboard at the inaugutal Nomads Western Province Junior Stroke Play Championships played at Westlake Golf Club on Sunday 13 December 2009.
Top SA Juniors, Connie Chen and Bertine Strauss have been invited to compete in the second Annika Invitational to be played at the Reunion Resort (Independence Course), Florida, USA from 12 - 15 February 2010. This announced by WGSA President Erica Lefson in Cape Town today.
At a meeting of the SAGA National Executive Committee, held in Benoni on the weekend, it was agreed to conclude a contract with National Golf Network (Pty) Ltd (NGN), in terms of which the SAGA would buy out the agreements NGN has with individual golf clubs for the provision of handicapping services and systems.