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19 Jul 2016 - Michael Sherriff triumphant at Kuils River Open

Michael Sherriff triumphant at Kuils River Open

Michael Sherriff wins the 2016 Kuils River Open

15 July 2016: After securing his maiden WP Premier Amateur Tour win at the Westlake Open in June, Bellville and Western Province's Michael Sherriff added the Kuils River Open to his 2016 trophy collection.

In some tough weather conditions, Sherriff was one of only seven players to shoot under par in the morning opening round. He joined Neswill Croy (Stellenbosch) and Bellville/WP team mate Altin van der Merwe to lead the field on 3-under-par.

Nico Smit (Clanwilliam) opened on 2-under-par, with Gerlou Roux (Bellville), Sean Bradley (Royal Cape) and Kuils River local Riaan Wolmarans all tied 5th on 1-under-par.

The rain let up in the afternoon round, and Sherriff matched his opening round with another solid 3-under-par 69 to secure the win on a great score of 138 (69, 69).

RunnerUp went to Sean Bradley who put together the round of the afternoon session with a 4-under-par 68 to finish sole second 139 (71, 68).

Neswill Croy from Stellenbosch finished 3rd on 140 (69, 73). Whilst Brent Kirstein (Westlake), Luke Trocado (Atlantic Beach) and Altin van der Merwe (Bellville) finished T4.

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