Somerset West, 8 May 2016: The 2016 WPGU Premier Amateur Tour season, sponsored by TFG saw the playing of the second event of the season on Sunday with the playing of the Somerset West Open.
After the morning's opening round in the 36 hole stroke play event, the leaderboard was tightly packed.
Ludwig Schreuder, Michael Sherriff both from Bellville and Darren Dunlop (Milnerton) were all tied and leading the field on 2-under-par. One shot back was Somerset West local, Ian Truter on 1-under-par.
It was a day of all four seasons and with the wind picking up in the afternoon and then calming down to present the players with perfect conditions.
Ludwig Schreuder shot level par in the afternoon round, to secure a one shot victory on 142 (70,72) and lift the Somerset West Open trophy.
It was a RunnerUp finish for Alistair Snowdon (Rondebosch) on 143 (72,71), with Riaan Lewis (Bellvile) a further shot back on 144 (73,71).
T4 were Elmo Barnard (Strand) and Ian Truter (Somerset West) on 145.
Rondebosch junior Hilmi Mallick made a good come-back in the afternoon round to finish T6 with Michael Sheriff (Bellville) on 146.
The shot of the day came from 13 year old junior Kaylah Williams. The Bellville junior and Womens Golf Western Province Squad member had her first albatross on the Par 5, 5th hole.
The next event on the WPGU Premier Amateur Tour, sponsored by TFG, is the Parow Open on Sunday, 15 May 2016.
For full results and live scoring go to: www.wpgu.co.za
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