Lejan, Alana and Kim to represent SA at the All Africa
Women’s Golf South Africa President Cynthia announced the team to represent South Africa at the All Africa Challenge Trophy to be played at Phakalane Golf Estate in Botswana from 2 to 7 June 2012.
The team is Lejan Lewthwaite (pictured), Alana van Greuning and Kim Williams. Manager Cynthia Rayner. Bertine Strauss will join the team immediately afterwards to play in the Botawana Open at Gaberone Golf Club on 9 and 10 June. Lejan and Bertine are currently studying at USA Colleges but are members of the WGSA Elite Squad from which the SA Team to the 2012 World Amateur Team Championships will be chosen.
The age restricted team to represent South Africa at the Jakarta World Junior Championships to be played at the Damai Indah Golf, Pik Course from 5 to 8 June was also announced. The players are Bianca Theron (15 – 17 years old) and Eleonora Galletti (13 – 14 years old) and the Manager is Karen Olivant.
Cara Gorlei was selected to the R & A Junior Open at Fairhaven Golf Club, England from 16 to 18 June and will be accompanied by SAGA President Colin Burger and a boy selected by the SAGA. The players selected have to be under 16 as at January 2012.