MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
Posted on: 6 May
Club Match Play Championship
Saturday the 1st of May saw the completion of round 1 of qualifying. The second qualifying round will be on Saturday the 8th of May with the top 8 players (scratch) moving into the match play rounds.
The first round saw good scoring conditions with fine weather and light winds greeting players. The greens whilst not at there best following renovations are progressing well and should be in prime condition in the next 2 weeks.
A Grade saw Kade Webber leading after round 1 with 71, with Craig Baird (72) one shot back and Will Blomley (73) a further shot back. With 15 players within 6 shots of Kade there will be strong competition for the 8 match play positions.
B Grade is led by Joe Ugarkovic who shot 80, Anthony Wilson (82) is 2 shots back. Artura Sta Barbara and Themis Produmarkus hold down third position after shooting 83. 10 players are within 2 shots of the 7th and 8th qualifying spots.
Stephen Towell and Peter Hibben lead the qualifying in C Grade after both completing their rounds in 88 shots. Paul Hughes (90) is a further 2 shots back. 10 players are within 3 shots of the 8th position so the final positions will be hotly contested here also.
The top 20 players in each grade are listed below:
|1||Kade WEBBER (JR)||71|
|5||Ryan CADLE (JR)||74|
|3||Arturo STA. BARBARA||83|
|5||Shri Krishna PILLAY||84|
|20||Kyle BAKER (JR)||97|