MLT Presidents Pennants
Invercargill B are the 2020 MLT Presidents Pennants champions.
The team, which included Matt Tautari, Tyler McLean, Doug Carmichael and Rob Mainland, defeated clubmates Invercargill A in the final at Gore on Saturday.
Individual results from the closely contested final were (Invercargill A names first) Liam Balneaves defeated Matt Tautari 2/1, Liam Hewitt lost to Tyler McLean 4/3, Craig O’Rorke squared with Doug Carmichael and Paul Adams lost to Rob Mainland 6/5.
The playoff for third was extremely close with Greenacres and Winton tied at 2-all after regular play. Greenacres went on to win, and claim third place, in the playoff. Individual results were Jason Osbourne defeated Peter Buckley 3/2, Daniel Mills lost to Josh Kalweit 4/3, Luke Harvey lost to Ewan Clark 6/5 and Chris Sherlock defeated Max Schuster 6/5.
Earlier that day in the semi-finals Invercargill A defeated Winton 3 ½ – ½ and Invercargill B defeated Greenacres 3-1.
Get your entries in…
Golf Southland has extended the closing date for entries for this weekend’s Southland Matchplay Championships, being played at Winton Golf Club.
Those still wishing to take part can enter by emailing Golf Southland ([email protected]) by 7pm tonight (Thursday 24 September).
The championships will be include gross and handicap divisions, as well as a separate men’s masters grade.
Nightcaps has recorded yet another Laing Shield victory, this time defeating Otautau 5-1.
Individual results were: Kyle Dobbie beat Jono Roff 3/1, Brett Dobbie squared with Thomas Racz, Stu Dobbie squared with Joseph Meadows, Alan Roberts beat Robert Blair 8/7, Peter Booth beat Mike Bromhall 5/4, and Jay Petherick beat John O’Connor 4/2.
Nightcaps’ next challenge will be from Hedgehope next month