De Groote wins two from three


Durbanville’s Connor de Groote picked up two wins and a fourth position in the Junior Opens held recently.

His first win was at Kuils River (71) where he eagled the 18th hole to finish two ahead of the challenging group which included, Gheran Hattingh (Bellville), Murray Boast (Atlantic Beach) and Louis Loubser (Durbanville).

At Bellville he went head-to-head with Craig Louw (Atlantic Beach) in a play-off to secure his win.  Both players carded three-under-par 69s in regulation play.

de Groote finished on a one-over-par 73 to finish T4 at the King David Mowbray Junior Open.

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