North West Province Golf Union
NWGU News 166
NWGU News 165
SHARED VICTORY AT NWGU MID AMATEUR TOURNAMENT
The North West Golf Union Mid Amateur Championships were hosted at Potchefstroom Country Club on Sunday 26 July 2015. Players from as far as George participated in the event which started in freezing conditions. As the temperature rose, the scores came down.
Luois Jonck of Irene Country Club and David Muller of Glenvista Golf Club both finished on 3 under par, 141. One playoff hole was played which both players parred. Due to bad light, it was decided to share the victory.
Full results of the event is available under tournaments - results - Mid Amateur.
On the photo, Louis Jonck and David Muller is congratulated by the President of the NWGU, Mr Petrus van Schalkwyk)
NWGU News 164
NORTH WEST GOLF UNION MID AMATEUR TEAM ANOUNCED
At the North West Mid Amateur Championships played on Sunday 26 July 2015 at Potchefstroom Country Club, the team that will represent the North West Golf Union in the Mid Amateur Interprovincial to be played during October in the Eastern Cape, was announced. The team members are:
Christo Peens (Potchefstroom) Douglas Mc Cabe (Rustenburg)
Johan Krugel (Rustenburg) Danie Janse van Vuuren (Captain - Potchefstroom)
Patrick Sefodi (Rustenburg) Patrick Maichotlo (Klerksdorp)
Timothy Rautenbach (Rustenburg) Jan Greyling (Potchefstroom)
Manager: Coenie Schoonhoven (Potchefstroom)
The Execeutive of the NWGU wishes the team all of the best in their preperation and during the tournament.
NWGU News 163
NORTH WEST OPEN FOURSOMES TOURNAMENT
The North West Golf Union Open Foursomes tournament has been moved to 16 August 2015 at Magalies Park Golf Club.
Entry Form is available at NW Clubs and at other Provincial Unions. Entries can also be done online on this website.
NWGU News 162
POTCHEFSTROOM COUNTRY CLUB VICTORIUS IN NORTHERN PROVINCES GROSS LEAGUE
The North West Province played host to the other winners of the Gross League of the Unions in the Northern Provinces in the finals that was played at Potchefstroom Country Club. Five teams competed for the trophy that has been the envy of many clubs since 1949. The teams that competed were: of Northern Guateng - Wingate Golf Club, Central Gauteng - Randpark Golf Club, North West - Potchefstroom Country Club, Ekurhuleni - Serengeti Country Club and from Mpumalaga - Ermelo Golf Club. (Limpopo did not send a team).
Potchefstroom managed to win all four their matches, the only team to do some. This is the second time that Potchefstroom won the trophy. The previous time being in 2013.
The order of finishing was as follows:
1st - Potchefstroom Country Club
2nd - Randpark Golf Club
3rd - Wingate Golf Club
4th - Serengeti Country Club and
5th - Ermelo Golf Club
Congratulations to Potchefstroom Country Club for winning the trophy!