On Par – Golf Southland


Men’s Interprovincial
THE Southland team finished 11th at the New Zealand Interprovincial in Ashburton last week.

Southland finished with two halves and four losses with several close games. Tyler McLean had four wins, and Matt Tautari had two wins and two halves.

Liam Hewitt and Doug Carmichael both secured two wins each and Scott Hellier had one win and two halves. The tournament was won by Taranaki.

NZ Home Links Competitions
THE national results from the New Zealand Home Links competition have been collated and Nikki Hume (Winton) was third-equal in the Coronation Cup.

Pam Weatherburn and Annette Thompson (Mataura) were fourth-equal in the Nancy MacCormick Memorial Foursomes, while Tuatapere ladies Lynette Chambers, Tina Van Engelen Fiona Gray and Christene O’Brien finished second-equal in the National Teams Championship.

Junior golf
INVERCARGILL Golf Club is running a 9-hole tournament every Friday night for all junior golfers.

Tee-off is between 3pm and 5pm with a $5 entry fee for non-Invercargill members.