Golf Action Galore in Western Kenya

Golf Action Galore in Western Kenya

Golf Action Galore in Western Kenya

Paul Otieno became the overall winner of the Fredrick Makala Farewell Golf Day that was staged at the Nyanza Golf club at the weekend beating a field of 54 Golfers drawn from Kakamega and Kisumu.

Playing handicap 9 Otieno posted 19 Stableford points in the first nine and 21 in the second to bring a total of 40 Stableford points.

In the second position was Ruth Kwasu who was playing off handicap 29 and also managed 40 Stableford points after posting 21 in the first nine and 19 in the second but lost on countback to Otieno.

Third came Joseph Atito who was playing handicap 12 and managed 39 Stableford points after posting 18 in the first nine and 21 in the second. Fourth was Fredrick Makala who was playing handicap 18 and who brought in 38 points after posting 21 and 17. Franco Pesce took longest drive men category while Janet Kalavo won the Women category.

And in Mumias on Saturday Nandi Bears Wickliffe Kamanga who was playing handicap 17 won the Eagle Africa Golf Day after posting 71 nett points in a game that attracted over 55 golfers drawn from Nandi bears, Royal Nairobi, Kakamega, Nyanza and Mumias.

In the Runner-Up position was Beatrice Shikuku from Kakamega Club who was playing handicap 16 and also brought in 71 nett but lost on countback.

Third was Shabanji Opuka from Kakamega Club who was playing handicap 17 and posted 71 nett. In the fourth position was Hillary Osodo of Nyanza Club who was playing Handicap 18 and Posted 72 nett points.

Fifth was Rogers Mulemi of Kakamega Club who was playing handicap 16 who also managed 72 nett. 1st nine winners was N. Winja of Nyanza Club with 35 nett points while the 2nd nine winners was P. Mucheywa of Kakamega with 34 nett points.

On Sunday during the Club Championship 2011 Hezron Wafula became the winner after managing 168 Gross points and he was playing handicap 10.

Nett winner was Eliud Siganga who was playing handicap 26 and managed 150 nett points, nett runners-up was Ken Akhoko who was playing handicap 26 and who managed 156, Staff winner was Herbert Ocholi who posted 153 nett.

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