Back on the podium for Filippi
Milnerton’s Luca Filippi 66-71 (137) opened up with a birdie blitz at the Premier Amateur Tour, Rondebosch Open held on Sunday carding a 6-under-par 66. His nearest rival was King David Mowbray, junior, Tristan Galant four shots behind.
Filippi’s putter went dead on him in the second round but managed to edge out Galant who was chasing him all the way. Galant who carded an eagle at the par 5, 17th, and birdied three of his last five holes couldn’t close the one shot gap on the leader.
Adrian Ford took third spot on 2-under-par 72-70 (142). The winner of the 2017 Premier Amateur Tour, Chris Wicks 74-69 (143) finished in a group of five players T4 on 1-under-par. Amongst the group was Rondebosch’s Club Champion, Kyran Hawkins 71-72 (143).
Bellville’s Kaylah Williams, the current WP Women’s Strokeplay champion finished on 9th position 71-73 (144).