Southland Men’s Seniors Team named
Eight of Southland’s top male golfers are getting set to contest the South Island Interprovincial at St Clair Golf Club in Dunedin this weekend.
Matt Tautari, Tyler McLean, Liam Hewitt, Liam Balneaves, Doug Carmichael, Rob Mainland, Josh Kalweit and Bryan Cantley will line up for Southland at the tournament, with George Prendergast as reserve.
Southland Men’s Masters named for National Tournament
Golf Southland has named its five-strong men’s masters team to contest the national Freyberg Masters tournament at Hamilton Golf Club from November 2 to 6.
The team, in playing order, is: Simon Hollyer, Peter Buckley, Doug Carmichael, Glen Sutherland and Simon Boland. Ngarimu Paraki will double as the team manager and reserve.
After a very close South Island Interprovincial earlier this month, the team will be looking to transfer learnings from that experience into some good results.
Golf in the Park
Close to 170 golfers lined up for Queens Park’s annual Golf in the Park tournament over the weekend.
The winning team finished with 221 points, and included Queens Park golfers Darryl McLean, Ben McGregor and Mark Grover and Greenacres’ Brian Gibson. Runners-up (on countback with 220 points) were Queens Park’s Elizabeth Joyce, Liz Murdoch and Jo Raines and Riverton’s Jeremy Raines and third place went to the team including Queens Park’s Robyn Boniface and Tony Vincent, Riverton’s Anita Fraser and Greenacres’ Liam Balneaves.