McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

New Plymouth professionals Dominic Barson (68-71-139) and Grant Moorhead (68-71-139) scored their first victories on the 2014 NZPGA schedule last weekend. The Taranaki duo shared victory with Jordan Dasler (66-73-139) in the $25,000 Mondiale Omaha Beach Golf Club Pro-am with all three players shooting a five under par total for the 36 hole event.

 

Dow Agro Sciences Men's Handicap Pennants

Dow Agro Sciences Men's Handicap Pennants

 

DOW AGROSCIENCES TARANAKI MEN’S HANDICAP PENNANTS

 

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

The second round of the Dow AgroSciences men’s handicap pennant competition will be played on Sunday, with the North divisions playing at Kaitake and the Taranaki wide division in action at Te Ngutu. The feature matches in the North competition see Fitzroy One against Inglewood (Division One) and hosts Kaitake One versus Westown One (Division Two). In the Taranaki wide division one, defending champions Waverley face neighbours Patea, while Pungarehu face a tough assignment against Te Ngutu Two on their home course.

 

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

A small field will compete in the 72 hole Good Home Bar & Restaurant Westown Classic at the Westown Golf Club this weekend. Defending men’s champion Daryl Baird (Waitara) along with Tim White (Hawera), Jamie Reid (Fitzroy) and Kerry Otene (Inglewood) appear to be the best of the local players while Matthew Morris (Hamilton) and Josh Rookes (Mt Maunganui) are definite title contenders. The women’s title is likely to be a duel between Celeste Mclean (Manaia) and Rochelle Keegan (Westown) with Tyla Winter (Manaia) also a possible contender.

 

Dow Agro Sciences Men's Handicap Pennants

Dow Agro Sciences Men's Handicap Pennants

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

124 players including 17 women competed in the Roger Rei Memorial golf tournament at Patea Golf Club last Friday. A strong south easterly wind made scoring difficult but Hawera’s Tim White revelled in the windy conditions to shoot a one under par round of 72 to take out the feature prize for the best overall gross score.

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

The annual Roger Rei Memorial golf tournament will be played at the Patea Golf Club tomorrow. The tournament, which is the 13th anniversary of the 18 hole event has attracted a field of over 150 golfers with post entries still available (phone Ray Finlay 06 273 8335). The tournament is open to men and women, with gross, net and stableford prizes.

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

 New Plymouth amateur Brad Hayward put up a very good showing to reach the final 16 at the Australian Amateur Men’s Matchplay Championship played at the Grange Golf Club in Adelaide last week. The 22 year old shot two rounds of 73 to qualify 55th of the 64 qualifiers and then best fellow New Zealanders Denzel Ieremia (1 up) and Compton Pikari ( 4/3) before losing to the eventual champion Tae Koh 2/1.

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

Murray Martin (60) has retained his place in the New Zealand Seniors (55 and over) team to defend the Sanctuary Cove Trophy against Australia next month. Martin was a member of the New Zealand team who beat Australia in the annual event which was played at Sanctuary Cove last November. The matchplay format event will be played at the Muriwai Golf Club on 18-19th February. The event will be preceded by the New Zealand Seniors Strokeplay championship which will be played at the Omaha Golf Club from 13-15 February.

McCallum on Golf

McCallum on Golf

A field of 160 golfers competed in the New Plymouth Golf Club Open Christmas Hamper. Former Taranaki representative Steven Heyes recorded the best gross score with a two under par 70 edging out father Colin and Brian Rowland by a shot. Other leading stableford scores in the 18 hole event were: Senior men- Graham Hills 44, Ken Sykes 42, Trevor Simpson 42; Junior-Wade Perrett 49, Greg Jans 45, Gary Crawford 43; Women – Gross- vanessa Bouvet 78, Stableford-Valmai McEldowney 40.

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