Daniel Webb recorded his fourth hole in one on Saturday last week. SUPPLIED/21040136
Some great scores from a field of 108 golfers playing in humid and hot conditions, were recorded during round two of the Stroke Champs held at the Nikao golf course on Saturday last week.
throw way round proved useful for some members with work commitments or
injuries and others that could not make round one, showing up to play in round two.
Rarotonga Golf Club had two good reasons to celebrate on Saturday, firstly – an
ace shot – hole in one on number 13 from a top senior golfer Daniel Webb.
feat was Webb’s fourth hole in one since taking up golf over 20 years.
a new course record was set by one of the Club’s long-time golfer Ned Howard –
62 gross, five under par off the Front Course. This score will stand as the NEW
COURSE RECORD for the newly Front Course layout.
other great scores to note: James Herman 66 gross + 6 Winner of Sweep, followed
by Fotu Sr 71 with +6 and Enua Bishop 74 also with +6 and Leo Roa 71 Gross +5.
Karati carding 78 gross was the only lady with a sweep prize with a +5. Best of
the ladies round went to Rotana Howard with a 74 gross.
special mention to golfers Gas Heather, Steven Willis and Ox whom all carded
good scores in the morning and then played premier rugby league for the
Arorangi Bears taking out the Sea Eagles 22 – 20.
third round of Stroke Champs will be held today and on Easter Monday will be
Chapman Golf Competitions – tee slots are filling up so be in quick.
Stuart Henry/Rarotonga Golf Club
Martin McAnallen on 09/04/2021
We stayed for a short while on your island paradise on Good Friday and around Easter 1997. We miss you but can now see your news
Keep safe and well in these difficult times for the world
Martin & Tookie