The Gauteng Lions took on Western Province today and halved with them and the individual match results were as follows:-
Foursomes: Lara and Lauren lost to Vanessa and Cara, Kaleigh and Michelle lost to Kelly and Ji Sun, Eleonora and Shawnelle lost to Yvette and Jayb.
Singles: Lara beat Ji Sun 2&1, Kaleigh lost to Cara 3&1, Michelle beat Kelly 2&1, Lauren halved with Yvette, Shawnelle beat Zayb 3&2, Eleonora beat Vanessa 2 up.
The Gauteng Tigers took on Southern Cape today and halved with them and the individual match results were as follows:-
Foursomes: Woo-Ju and Natasha beat Maggie and Anje 5&3, and Jacqui and Ivanna lost to Margariet and Sonja.
Singles: Jacqui lost to Maggie 1 down, Ivanna beat Margariet 3&2, Woo-Ju lost to Sonja 4&2 and Natasha beat Anje 3&1
The WGSA Player Rankings have been updated after the Nomads Gauteng Junior Championships. Gauteng's Lara Weinstein is the number three ranked player in South Africa behind Nobuhle Dlamini ranked number one and Kim Williams ranked number two.Eleonora Galletti is currently in sixteenth place followed by Michelle Leigh making it into the Top 20 in tied twentieth place. Please go to this link to see the full senior player rankings.
Kaleigh Telfer is Gauteng's top junior in South Africa, ranked eight in the Junior Player rankings and is ranked number fifteen in the Senior rankings. Making the Top Twenty in the Junior rankings are Shawnelle de Lange in eleventh place, Eleonora Galletti in twelth place, Woo-Ju Son in thirteenth and Ivanna Samu in sixteenth place. Please go to this link to see the full junior player rankings.
The semifinals of the Sanlam SA Matchplay are well underway and the results thru 9 holes are as follows:-
In the Plate: Natasha Carlsson is 3 up thru 9 against Helena Buitendag
Olivia Le Roux is 2 up thru 9 against Lauren Sobotker
In the Championship: Ji-Sun Kang is 2 up thru 9 against Nicole Garcia and Kim Williams and Kelly Erasmus are all square thru 9.
Kaleigh Telfer took Kelly Erasmus all the way to the 18th hole, finishing all square but unfortunately lost to Kelly on the 19th hole.
Well played to all the Gauteng girls who took part, we are very proud of you all. You gave it your all.
Good luck to Natasha for tomorrow.
9th July 4.20pm
Nobuhle Dlamini's hopes of doing the double this year have been dashed by 17 year old Ji-Sun Kang of Atlantic Beach Golf Club, Western Province. Ji-Sun beat South Africa's number one golfer 3&2 this afternoon to progress to the semi finals tomorrow morning. Kim Williams is currently 2 up thru 15 on Lara Weinstein and Nicole Garcia is also 2 up thru 15 on Izel Pieters.Kaleigh Telfer is all square thru 12 against Kelly Erasmus. In the plate event, Natasha Carlsson is 3 up thru 15. It seems the conditions changed this afternoon with the "Cape Doctor" coming in so this will play to the advantage of the Western Province golfers.
Updated 3.20pm 9th July 2013
In the championship division Lara is all square against Kim Williams thru nine holes
Kaleigh is also all square thru nine against Kelly Erasmus
In the plate Natasha Carlsson is all square thru nine against Leanke Vlok.
Great news for Gauteng is that both Kaleigh Telfer and Lara Weinstein made it through to the last eight of the Sanlam SA Matchplay. Kaleigh beat Ruzanne van der Walt 3&2 and Lara beat Vanessa Smith 2 up. The afternoon rounds have started and in the plate, Natasha Carlsson is 1 down to Leanke Vlok thru 6 holes.
In the Championship division Kaleigh Telfer is 3 down to Kelly Erasmus thru three holes.
Lara Weinstein and Kim Williams are all square thru three holes.
Nicole Garcia and Izel Pieters are all square thru six holes.
Ji-Sun Kang is 2 up to Nobuhle Dlamini thru six holes.
Updated at 2.30pm 9th July 2013
Natasha has won her match 3&1, well done Tash, great result, all the best for this afternoon.
Lara is 1 up thru 15 against Vanessa Smith and Kaleigh is 3 up thru 12 against Ruzanne Van der Walt.
Nobuhle and Kim have gone thru to the final eight having beaten Magda Kruger 4&3 and Zayb Kippie 5&3 respectively. Ji Sun Kang beat Chevonne Botha 3&2 and Nicole Garcia beat Amy Henning 3&2 this morning taking up a further two places in the top eight.
The 3rd round has got under way at Milnerton Golf Club. Natasha Carlsson is currently 2 up thru 12 against Anye Verster in the plate event.
In the main event Lara Weinstein is 1 up thru6 against Vanessa Smith and Kaleigh Telfer is 2up thru 6 against Ruzanne Van Der Walt. Keep up the great golf girls.