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Lachie McDonald in hot form at Wanganui Open

"Lachie McDonald from Marton Golf Club has continued his great form by winning the Wanganui Open by a massive 11 shots, with an impressive 10 under par total. After shooting a 6 under par 64 in the morning, Lachie backed this up with a 4 under par 66 in the afternoon. For Lachie backing up with a 66 was even ...

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Match vs Wellington

"As has been the trend in recent years the Match vs Wellington was played on a very wet day at Levin. Last year Manawatu Wanganui dominated in similar conditions, in a match reduced to just 18 holes. This year we were looking for a similar result, but to win over 36 holes. The morning round in the end was very ...

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Rep Teams selected to play Wellington on 11 August 2013

"Manawatu Wanganui Selectors have selected a strong team of players for the first Rep match of the season. The team is a very good mix of experience and youth. The match is against Wellington at Levin Golf Club on Sunday August 11th. Each player competes in two 18 hole matches. The teams selected are as follows:  Senior Josh Munn ...

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2013 Woman's Pennant Summary

"Silver and District Pennants 2013 Summary The 2013 silver and district pennants has been very competitive.  We were very lucky with the weather being very kind to us, with the exception of one round.  The 10 teams in the Silver Pennant  Eketahuna, Feilding, Levin Moutere, Levin Tararua, Manawatu, Marton, Pahiatua, Palmerston North, Rangatira and Wanganui all played in one section. This created for ...

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Mexican Amateur – Munn finishes 32nd at Guadalajara

"Manawatu No.1 Josh Munn came back well in the final round of the Mexican Amateur. The 22-year-old from the Manawatu Golf Club, who had a top 10 finish at the event last year, carded a two-under-par 70 in the final round to climb to a share of 32nd place.  Munn shot rounds of 69, 75, 75 and 70 in his return ...

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NZ Golf Roadshow

"Golf Administrators are encouraged to attend the NZ Golf Roadshow meetings being held right around the country to discuss the Administration Infrastructure requirements for the Game of golf in NZ Meetings in Manawatu Wanganui are at Manawatu Golf Club on Wednesday June 5 at 5.30pm and at Wanganui Golf Club on Thursday 6 June at 12 noon. Please contact Manawatu ...

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Final A & B Grade Men's Pennant Result

"Manawatu are the 2013 pennant champions after defeating Feilding at Feilding Golf Club 8 – 4. Both teams were unbeaten going into the match so it was very keenly contested, and was predicted to be a close battle. On a very fine still day Manawatu prevailed 3 – 1 in the foursomes, with 3 of the 4 matches being decided ...

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Men's Pennant Update - top teams to meet in final rounds.

"A Grade With one round to play at Feilding Golf Club it has come down to a final type match up for the two unbeaten teams, Feilding and Manawatu. Both teams have been impressive throughout the competition. In the latest round held at Palmerston North, Feilding were 11 - 1 winners over 2012 champions, Marton, and Manawatu 10 - 2 ...

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NZ Golf names National Academy and National Development Squads

"New Zealand Golf has named five new players in its National Academy for the 2013 – 2014 season. There are three newcomers in the Men’s Academy in Cameron Jones (Muriwai, North Harbour), Tyler Hodge (Levin, Manawatu-Wanganui) and Luke Toomey (Lochiel, Waikato). While New Zealand Amateur champions from 2012 and 2013 respectively, Munchin Keh (Titirangi, Auckland) and Julianne Alvarez (Manor Park, ...

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Boys Development Quadrangular and Girls Matchplay

"The Boy's Development Quadragular played at Marton Golf Club on 23 - 24 April 2013 was taken out this year by Taranaki. The competition however was very close, with both Wellington and Manawatu Wanganui having a chance of winning going into the final round. Wellington finished second, followed by Manawatu Wanganui in 3rd, and Wairarapa in 4th place. The Manawatu ...

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