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3 04 2017

Callum Judkins is Otago Age Group Champion

Callum Judkins (Wakatipu Junior) was the star player at the Otago age-group championships, scoring 69 and 70 on the Balclutha course yesterday.[caption id="attachment_5260" align="alignright" width="267"] Callum Judkins[/caption] The 139 total gave Judkins the Ken Reddington Memorial trophy for the...Read More »

18 03 2017

2017 Intercollegiate to John McGlashan College

The John McGlashan College golf team beat Wakatipu High by one shot in the Otago intercollegiate final played over 18 holes in North Otago yesterday.[caption id="attachment_5227" align="alignright" width="225"] John McGlashan Team 2017[/caption] McGlashan will now go forward to the national school...Read More »

17 02 2017

Entries Open for 2017 Intercollegiate Tournament

The annual Otago District Intercollegiate tournament will be held at North Otago Golf Club, Beach Road, Oamaru, on Friday 17th of March. The schools teams title is much sought after, with the champion school going through to represent the Otago province at the NZ Secondary Schools finals and NZ U...Read More »

16 02 2017

Noah Off to World Champs

A Queenstown junior golfer will compete against the world's best in the United States in August.[caption id="attachment_5152" align="alignright" width="300"] Noah Novacek[/caption] Noah Novacek (9) swept the Auckland series of US Kids Golf tournaments for his age group, winning seven of eight tourn...Read More »

8 02 2017

Koni Kids Clean up Another 5 Tourneys

The Koni kids just keep on winning. The pint sized golfers have just won the latest tour, and with it have been invited to some seriously top line courses.[caption id="attachment_5139" align="alignright" width="300"] Anahera and Kairangi Koni [/caption] Both Kairangi (8) and Anahera (7) won the US ...Read More »

30 09 2016

Otago Juniors Finish 6th at Interprovincial

Waikato won its third national junior men’s interprovincial title in a nail-biting finish over North Harbour at the Cambridge course yesterday. The match,  which ended at 4.5-3.5,  was close all the way with Waikato having four wins to Harbour’s two and both Harbour golfers 1-up pl...Read More »

29 09 2016

Title Defence Beyond Otago

The Otago men's under-19 team lost any chance of successfully defending the junior interprovincial title after being beaten 5-3 by Bay of Plenty at Cambridge yesterday morning. Otago went into the match after halving with North Harbour and beating Eastland, and the eight-strong team looked set to...Read More »

28 09 2016

Solid Start by Otago Junior Team

In the quest to defend the Junior Interprovincial title it won last year, Otago started with a half and a win on the first day of play on the Cambridge course yesterday. In the morning, Otago came from behind to snatch a half against pre-tournament favourite North Harbour while the team beat East...Read More »

27 09 2016

Tough Start for Otago in Title Defence

The Otago under-19 and under-16 men's team has a tough start in its quest to defend the national junior title the team won at Cambridge last year. The team has five players who beat Canterbury in the final last year while Oamaru's Jonny Mackay, Daniel Arneson (Roxburgh) and 12-year-old Liam Judki...Read More »

2 08 2016

Masters v Juniors Matches Draw

The trial series to select the 2016 Freyberg Masters team gets underway on Saturday 6th of August with a match against the Otago Under 19 squad. The event will also signal the completion of the series of tournaments used to select the Under 19 team to defend the national title, won by Otago last ye...Read More »