2017 Harry Solomon Finals
The most hotly contested golf team event outside The Ryder Cup…
The finals of the 2017 Harry Solomon took place Metropolitan Golf Club on Sunday.
It was a close finish going down to the wire.
Milnerton and King David Mowbray A were the top seeds after the round robin stages and had gone through the season unbeaten.
On the way to the finals, Milnerton beat Simons Town 5/3, King David Mowbray B 6/2 and Westlake 5/3;
King David Mowbray thumped Durbanville 8/0, narrowly beat Clovelly 4.5/3/5 and Strand 6/2.
The Met was in superb condition as the teams teed off on Sunday.
After nine holes King David Mowbray had the upper-hand but it was always going to be tight, with Milnerton staging a comeback on the final nine holes to win the match 4½ – 3½ and lift the trophy.
The Milnerton team, Karl Neisius, Fynn Csizmadia, Gary Bain, James Kelly, David Du, Paddy Mc Givern, Alan Pearson, Allan MacNicol, Johan Van Der Linde, Pieter Bekker, Justin De Allende, Nico Hugo, Paul Woods, George Norman, Richard Nell & Andre Vermaak