Hawkes Bay prove too strong

The annual Judy Pearson Salver played between the Manawatu Wanganui and Hawkes Bay women's teams was contested on Sunday at Manawatu Golf Club. After beating Hawkes Bay last year in Hawkes Bay, our team trying to win it again on home soil. However Hawkes Bay, who recently won the anuual Sybil Green Quad at Levin, dominated the match winning 13.5 - 2.5 over the 2 rounds.

Manawatu Wanganui team members to record a win were Lily Griffin and Rebecca Hopper, with Mudra Lakhani securing the half.

The Manawatu Wanganui team has one more match remaining against Taranaki at Westown, New Plymouth, before the Toro Interprovincial, which is also to be played at Westown in early December.

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Below: Manawatu Wanganui number 1, Tara Raj, competing in Rotorua last month.