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Kiwi Pair Win Classics

New Plymouth Golf Club members, Joanne McDonald and Rochelle Keegan took out the 14th Sheraton Fiji Denarau Women’s Golf Classic at the Denarau Golf and Racquet Club on Friday. The
07 Aug 2016 12:33
Kiwi Pair Win Classics
Joanne McDonald (left), and Rochelle Keegan.

New Plymouth Golf Club members, Joanne McDonald and Rochelle Keegan took out the 14th Sheraton Fiji Denarau Women’s Golf Classic at the Denarau Golf and Racquet Club on Friday.

The duo, who represented Taranaki at a district level, finished on 151 points, two shots clear of the field.

Keegan plays on handicap of 10 and McDonald on  9 scored in a combination of 4Ball Better Ball (4BBB), foursomes and combined stableford points.

McDonald/Keegan opened their bid with a 41 on Tuesday’s 4BBB round, then a foursome’s score of 36.  Keegan shot a 2-under handicap round on Friday.

Urenui Club’s Kay Wyatt/Jane Shaw, finished in second spot with 149 points. They edged out fellow Pene Trousslet/Lyn Melody (New Plymouth) who were runner up in 2014 managed to finish in a share of third on 148 points with overnight leaders Judith Griffiths (Carbrook, Aus)/Flo Farnsworth (Peninsula, NZ).

PaR nz Golfing Holidays tournament director Denise Langdon said the tournament attracted players from both sides of the Tasman with 45 different golf clubs represented.

Edited by OseaBola

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