Champion of Champions held at Wanganui was played in great conditions and it showed with some terrific scores.
Tara Raj won the Silver Championship with scores of 70 and 65.
Bronze 2 Champion Gross winner & Runner-up Sue Wilson (Wanganui) & Rona Squires (Pahiatua)
Bronze 2 Nett winner Rona Squires
Silver Champion Gross Tara Raj (Wanganui)
Bronze 1 Champion Gross Jennie McKelvie (Feilding)
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The Manawatu Wanganui Men's Masters team have continued their unbeaten run at the Freyberg Masters in Taupo with a win against Wellington this morning, which currently has them sitting on top of the table after 3 rounds. With the bye this afternoon they will have a well deserved afternoon off to enjoy Taupo, before a round 5 match against Poverty ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Men's masters team got off to a good start after a very narrow win against Bay of Plenty this morning by a 3 - 2 margin. For the Manawatu Wanganui team the top 3 of Junior Tatana, Tony Chettleburgh and Phil Hooper all had wins.
This afternoon the team takes on North Harbour.
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Following the annual Judy Pearson Salver played against Hawkes Bay last Sunday, the Manawatu Wanganui selectors have selected their 6 player team to compete at the Toro Interprovincial in Christchurch in early December. That team is looking very strong this year with the following players selected (in no particular order):
Tara RajLisa HerbertLily GriffinBrydie HodgeCasey ChettleburghZhouyi HuManagers: Judy Seccombe and Lynne ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui selectors have named both the Masters Interprovincial team and the Men's Toro Interprovincial teams to be played in November.
Congratulations to the selected players:
Masters Interprovincial playing at Taupo Golf Club starting on 12 November
Junior TatanaTony ChettleburghPhil HooperRick HardingRoss GearyTravelling Reserve: Stu GillespieManager: Marty Field
Toro Interprovincial team to play at Clearwater, Christchurch starting on Monday 26 November:
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The Wallace Development Company Manawatu Open was played on Sunday in ideal weather conditions at Manawatu Golf Club.
In the women's division it was no surprise to see Tara Raj claim yet another district title, after her great run of form in recent months. Tara's two round total of 146 (2 under par) was 3 shots clear of Levin's Brydie Hodge, ... Continue Reading
Wanganui teenager Tara Raj has had a great couple of weeks in Christchurch winning both the Jennian Homes Charles Tour Harewood Open women's title, and the Eagles U17 National girls championship individual title - a title she also won last year.
The Charles Tour event is an extremely impressive win, being as it is a tier 1 ranking event for NZ ... Continue Reading
The annual Shand Cup and Sybil Green quadrangular was played at Maraenui Golf Club on October 6/7. The Manawatu Wanganuii teams were all weakened a little through unavailability of some players, but the women's team performed well to finish second. The men's team and masters team both finished 3rd. Hawkes Bay won the Shand Cup and Wellington took out the ... Continue Reading
Manawatu Wanganui representatives Tara Raj, and Tyler Wood, had impressive rounds today during the second round of the Jennian Homes Charles Tour event, the Harewood Open in Christchurch today.
Raj, after a solid 2 over par start in round 1, to lie in 3rd place, has shot to the top of the women's leaderboard with an impressive 4 under par round.
Wood, ... Continue Reading
A close match against Hawkes Bay resulting in a 3 all tie. The team did think that was it for the week, but were told the number 1's had to head out for a playoff to decide final seeding for next years event. Anthony Ilton-Maher showed his ability and wasted no time wrapping up the playoff with a great ... Continue Reading