Manawatu Wanganui Golf selectors have named teams to compete at the next mens and womens fixtures over the next few weeks.
An eight man senior mens team to play Bay of Plenty at Wairakei and Kinloch on the 1st and 2nd of November is: Josh Munn, Tyler Hodge, Lachie McDonald, Tyler Lock, Junior Tatana, Rhys Harold, Michael Birchall and Josh Sedgwick. ... Continue Reading
Lachie McDonald showed his class over the closing stages of the Mortgage Link Manawatu Open to claim the title by a single shot yesterday. After a slow start to round 2, Lachie stormed home with a run of birdies in his final 6 holes to finish 2 under for the event, and finish one shot clear of Taranaki rep players ... Continue Reading
The final event on the Manawatu Wanganui Order of Merit will be played this Sunday. The 36 hole Mortgage Link Manawatu Open, at Manawatu Golf Club, is an event with a long history with many well known players as winners over the years.
The 2014 event will be a great chance for a new name to be added to the trophy. ... Continue Reading
On a beautiful Northern Manawatu day 12 teams took on the Apiti Golf course in the annual Glendinning Cup challenge on Sunday October 12.
Teams from Apiti (2), Foxton, Hawkestone, Linton Camp, Manawatu, Pahiatua, Rangatira, Taihape, and Waiouru Golf Clubs along with guest teams from the District and Eagles Golfing Society made the trip.
The Apiti course was in excellent condition and ... Continue Reading
The latest Manawatu Wanganui representative match, the Shand Cup and Sybil Green, was played at the weekend at Hawkes Bay Golf Club in Hastings. The event includes 8 Senior women, 10 Senior Men and 4 Junior boys all playing for different trophies, against Wellington, Hawkes Bay and Taranaki.
The best performed of the teams from Manawatu Wanganui was the Boys team ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Girls Interprovincial team had a great finish at the tournament last week, winning their last 3 matches to give the team a 50% win loss record for the week. After a slow start against 3 of the stronger teams, the team combined great over the final 2 pool games against Hawkes Bay and Waikato. On Friday ... Continue Reading
Yesterday at Feilding Golf Club, Manawatu Wanganui Golf ran the annual Rep Fundraiser tournament this year sponsored by Tranzit Coachlines and Cross Country Rentals, along with a host of Hole and prize sponsors. Twenty eight teams of 3 were randomly drawn a rep player to compete with, in the Am-Am style format. The live draw is one of the unique ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Boys' Interprovincial team has finished a disappointing 9th from 10 teams in the Boys Interprovincial this year. With the addition of two South Island teams the format was a little different this year and the draw probably did us no favours. The team finished bottom of what was no doubt the strongest pool of the two sides ... Continue Reading
Levin Golf Club hosted the annual Eagles U17 National over the past few days. Teams were sent to Levin from districts all over New Zealand to compete as both individuals and teams. Manawatu Wanganui also got to invite 15 extra players as host of the event. The feedback coming out of the event is that Levin did an outstanding job ... Continue Reading
The Manawatu Wanganui Junior Boys Interprovincial team got off to a winning start in Cambridge this morning beating Eastland 7 - 1. This was a positive start ahead of much harder opposition to come during the remainder of the competition. This afternoon the boys take on a strong Bay of Plenty line up which traditionally performs very well at this ... Continue Reading