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Rep players in action around the country

Wellington Strokeplay Seven Manawatu Wanganui rep players competed in the 72 hole Wellington Strokeplay over the weekend at Shandon Golf Club. This years event also featured a district teams competition.  The best performed player for Manawatu Wanganui was Guy Perry finishing in a tie for 4th place with rounds of 73, 72, 70 & 70. This is a great result for Guy, ...

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Hawkestone win mens zones competition

Congratulations to Hawkestone Golf Club for winning the district mens Zone Interclub competition. The final was played at Manawatu Golf Club against Apiti, and the result could not have been closer, finishing tied 3 all. Hawkestone won by countback with the greater combined individual match result margins.  Many thanks to all clubs and players that participated in the 2017 competition through ...

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Representative teams named

Following the Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay (Challenge Cup) on Sunday selectors have named the following teams for upcoming rep matches: Junior Interprovincial team to play in Cambridge from 2 - 6 October Anthony Ilton-Maher (Foxton)Kaleb Idemaru (Manawatu)Bradley McSherry (Palmerston North)Ethan Dodds (Manawatu)Cameron Giddens (Levin)Remy Early (Feilding)Ethan Ward (Feilding) Managers: David Giddens & Boy Manunui Shand Cup & Sybil Green Quadrangular teams to play at Boulcotts ...

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McConaghty & Hu win strokeplay titles

The Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay also known as the Challenge Cup was played yesterday in fine overhead conditions at Palmerston North Golf Club. Played over 36 holes the event is part of both the NZ Order of Merit and the Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merit. Manawatu's Regan McConaghty shot rounds of 72 and 69 to take out the mens event by 1 ...

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Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay Draw

Please click on the link below to view draw for the Manawatu Wanganui Strokeplay (Challenge Cup) to be played at Palmerston North Golf Club this Sunday 17 September. If anyone is wishing to enter the event we have a few gaps. Please contact Rhys Watkins on 021 073 2013 or email mwga@sportmanawatu.org.nz. Click here to view draw ...

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Top 10 finishes for Raj & Shaw

Manawatu Wanganui representative players Tara Raj and Greg Shaw both had Top 10 finishes at the NZ U19 champs played in Hastings last week. Tara Raj who plays for the Wanganui Golf Club finished in 7th place with consistent rounds throughout the event of 75, 76 & 77. The winner, Ayean Cho, finished on 14 under par, 5 shots ahead of ...

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Pahiatua claim Silver Pennant title

Congratulations to the Pahiatua team for winning the 2017 Silver Pennant title. It was a very closely fought competition in the end with 3 teams all finishing on 10 points. The countback came down to games won and with 29.5 Pahiatua was just ahead of Feilding on 28, and Rangitikei on 27.5. The final match of the year was held on ...

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Palmerston North Boys High 7th

The Palmerston North Boys High golf team has finished in 7th place at the annual NZ Secondary Schools champs held at Hawkes Bay Golf Club yesterday. The event was won by Christchurch Boys High School after a blistering second round total. The encouraging sign for the Palmerston North team was the individual rounds of a couple of  players. In the morning ...

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Rep results against Hawkes Bay

The senior men and junior boys teams played matches against Hawkes Bay on Saturday at Dannevirke. The Senior team had a very close result 4 all, with 4 matches finishing all square. Wins went to Liam Finlayson and Tony Chettleburgh, with Regan McConaghty, Guy Perry, Greg Shaw, and Phil Hooper all halving their matches. The junior team was a little inexperienced and ...

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Mens & junior boys team to play Hawkes Bay

Manawatu Wanganui Golf selectors have named 2 teams to compete against Hawkes Bay in a match at Dannevirke this Saturday. This is part of the preparation for the Junior Interprovincial and Toro Interprovincials later in the year. The teams in no particular order are: Senior Men: Regan McConaghty Guy Perry Ewan Westergaard Liam Finlayson Hayden Ring Greg Shaw Tony Chettleburgh Phil Hooper Players that were unavailable to play were Junior Tatana ...

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