Golf Southland News

MLT Vice Presidents Pennants

The 2020 MLT Vice Presidents Pennants competition got underway with two rounds at the weekend, with Hedgehope the only team to record two wins.

In the morning round Hedgehope defeated Mataura 4-2, Invercargill drew 3-all with Green Acres and Queens Park also drew 3-all with Winton, with Gore having the bye.

In the afternoon Hedgehope defeated Winton 5-1, Gore drew with Invercargill 3-all and Queens Park defeated Mataura 5-1.

Southland Women’s Masters Team Named

The Southland Women’s Masters team will be hoping to return to its national title winning ways when it tees off at the New Zealand Masters Women’s Tournament at Clarks Beach Golf Club in Auckland in early April.

The team includes Robyn Boniface (Queens Park), Robyn Pullar (Invercargill), Olivia Frost (Invercargill) and Helen Baird (Dipton) and the non-traveling reserve is Jody Drysdale (Lumsden).

Laing Shield

Despite its latest defence including three squared matches, the Laing Shield remains firmly in the hands of Nightcaps after they defeated Queens Park 4 ½ – 1 ½.

Individual results were: Kyle Dobbie beat Murray Hamilton 8/7, Brett Dobbie beat Mark Doggett 6/5, Stu Dobbie squared with Richard Wheeler, Ross Mangles squared with Phil Van Der Lem, Alan Roberts squared with Darryl McLean and Peter Booth beat Darryl McGregor 4/3.

Nightcaps’ next challenge will be from Riverton.

Academy Southland Supporting Athletes During Covid-19 Isolation
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Academy Southland Supporting Athletes During Covid-19 Isolation

Nathan Burdon - southlandsport.com - Mar 30, 2020

Academy Southland is continuing to support its athletes through the Covid-19 isolation period. Programme manager Jason McKenzie said the use…

Academy Southland Coach Programme Nominations Open
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Academy Southland Coach Programme Nominations Open

News Desk - Mar 28, 2020

Academy Southland’s Performance Coach Programme provides a quality environment for up-skilling coaches. The first year of the programme focuses on…

2020 Netball Season Suspended For Foreseeable Future
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2020 Netball Season Suspended For Foreseeable Future

News Desk - Mar 27, 2020

New Zealand’s ANZ Premiership along with community netball have been suspended for the foreseeable future whilst the Beko Netball League…

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Jerrie Valli - Mar 26, 2020

Gilmour Rosebowl Riverton are now the proud holders of the Gilmour Rosebowl after defeating previous holders Tuatapere 3/2. Individual results…

Coronavirus: Olympic and Paralympic Games Postponed
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Coronavirus: Olympic and Paralympic Games Postponed

News Desk - Mar 25, 2020

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed until next year because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. The…