Lachie McDonald has secured membership to the Australasian Tour with an excellent performance in the final stage of qualifying which finishes today. McDonald finished at -6 which is well inside the top 40 that gain cards and exempt status for the 2016 season.
Josh Munn and Tyler Hodge both finished at -2 leaving them sitting at tied 40th. At this stage ... Continue Reading
The final stage of Australasian PGA qualifying school got underway yesterday in Melbourne, and our local players all had solid starts to the event. Tyler Hodge was the best of the Kiwi's with a 3 under par to be tied 13th, while Josh Munn shot 1 under and Lachie McDonald even par. Former Wanganui player Nick Gillespie is also back ... Continue Reading
Manawatu's Josh Munn finished tied for 19th in the China PGA global qualifying tournament to earn himself conditional status for this years China PGA Tour. Munn narrowly missed full status which went to the top 15 finishes, however he should still get into enough events to make turning professional worthwhile. If Munn does well on this tour it can see ... Continue Reading
Manawatu's Greg Shaw has had a very good consistent tournament at the North Island U19's in Hamilton this week to finish in 10th place overall. Shaw had rounds of 76, 74 and 74 to finish 8 over par. He was placed 6th in the U17 section.
The winner was Te Puke's Harry Hillier at 2 under par, finishing one shot ahead ... Continue Reading
Lachie McDonald produced a great comeback round yesterday at the Australian Amateur in Melbourne to finish tied 24 and progress through to the Matchplay stages.
After a 5 over par 77 on Tuesday at the Kingswood Course, Lachie stormed back with a 5 under par 67, at the Metropolitan Golf Club to sit at level par. That round included 8 birdies, an ... Continue Reading
The 2016 tournament season starts this week for a number of local players on both the international and national stage.
Manawatu's Josh Munn will be in action starting today at the China PGA Tour Global Qualifying tournament, in Kunming, Yunnan Province. This tour is popular amongst international players, because the top players at years end qualify directly into the Web.com tour ... Continue Reading