The Aorangi Secondary School regional qualifying golf tournament was held on Friday 12 May at the Pleasant Point Golf Club with 38 students from eight different schools vying for individual and team honours.
Despite the inclement weather and cool conditions some good results were posted by our top golfers.
Congratulations to all the students who participated on the day. Hamish Scarsbrook (Roncalli College) took out the Individual Gross title with a very good round of 76 from Alex Kelliher (Roncalli College) on 82. George Gallichan (Geraldine HS) won the best Net with a well struck net 68 from Patrick Goodwin (Geraldine HS) net 70. Jess Shearer (Roncalli College) won the Girls Gross and Net prizes with Cory Hollings (Mt Hutt College) winning the boys 9 Hole non handicap section and Caitlin Bradford (Ashburton College) the 9 Hole non handicap girls section.
Roncalli College took out overall team honours with a best 3 combined Gross of 244 which has qualified them for the National Championships which will be played on 4 September at the Hawkes Bay Golf Club.
A special thanks to Eagles Golf for their ongoing support of this tournament and to Jeff, Warren, Richard and Colin who were on-hand to present the awards to our winners on the day.