Latest Otago Golf Team Golf News

15 11 2017

Canterbury Dominate Men’s SIIP

With 3.5 points and 24.5 games, Canterbury was the runaway winner of the South Island interprovincial tournament over four rounds on the Otatara course in Invercargill during the weekend. Tasman was second with 2.5 points and 16.5 games while a strong Otago octet was a disappointing third with two ...Read More »

14 11 2017

Young Team Named for 2017 Women’s Toro

The selectors have taken the bold move of looking towards the future of Otago women's golf by naming four teenagers in the quintet to compete in the national interprovincial team tournament on the Sherwood Park course in Whangarei next month. The matriarch of the team is St Clair's Susan Greig who ...Read More »

11 11 2017

Auckland Win 2017 Freyberg Masters

Auckland beat Wellington 4-1 in the final round of the Freyberg Masters (over-40) men's tournament which ended on the Whitford Park course in Auckland yesterday. The teams' last-round clash became a virtual final, as they were the only quintets in contention after the first eight rounds. It was ...Read More »

30 10 2017

Otago Women Second at South Island IP

The Canterbury women's golf team was a runaway winner of the South Island interprovincial teams tournament played over four rounds in fine conditions at Balmacewen during the weekend. The eight Canterbury golfers beat all other provinces, amassing a game tally of 29.5 out of a possible 32 during th...Read More »

9 10 2017

Otago Masters Retain SIIP Trophy

Otago retained the South Island Masters (over-40) title, emerging with three team wins and 12 games on the Lower Waitaki course in Oamaru at the weekend. The Otago sextet started with a 5-1 win over Southland on Saturday morning, followed by a narrow 3-2 win over Aorangi in the afternoon. It all c...Read More »

9 10 2017

Salisbury Cup Returns to Southland

Southland took the honours in the annual Salisbury Cup match, defeating the Otago women’s team convincingly, 10.5 to 5.5, on the Greenacres course in Invercargill yesterday. The Otago team was a blend of youth and experience with the three youngest players playing at the top of the order. The ...Read More »

18 09 2017

Town Too Strong For Country

The town women’s team beat its country counterpart 8.5-6.5 in the annual fixture on the Cromwell course on Sunday. Town took a comfortable lead, winning four of the five morning foursomes, but then faced a spirited fightback in the singles in the afternoon. The rural players reduced the overal...Read More »

4 08 2017

2017 Men’s Trials Program

Trials to select Men's senior and masters teams, for the upcoming representative season, are about to get underway. The first official trial event, for seniors and masters, is the 36 hole Chisholm Links open on Sunday 27th of August. Trials Programs, Entry Forms and Player Code of Conduct are ...Read More »

29 04 2017

2017 South Island U19 & Junior SIIP at Cromwell

The South Island Under-19 Championships were completed today at the Cromwell Golf Club with Waikato’s Jordan Woodall and Canterbury’s Julianna Hung both winning in dominant fashion. Hung carded rounds of 71, 70 and round of 77 in howling winds to still win by three strokes over fellow Cantabr...Read More »

27 03 2017

Otago Team to Women’s Masters 2017

The NZ Women's Masters tournament will be played at the Ngaruawahia Golf Club, in the Waikato, from 31st of March to 2nd of April. The format is a team Gross Stableford competition. Teams of 4 women, with the best 3 scores counting in each round of the 72 hole event. Southland have had someth...Read More »