SA golfing duo have mixed results at 2014 US Amateur Championship

South Africa’s top ranked amateurs Christiaan Bezuidenhout and Zander Lombard crashed out of the prestigious US Amateur Championship with mixed results at the Atlanta Athletic Club in Georgia. British Amateur finalist Lombard reached the top 64, while Ernie Els and Fancourt Foundation member Bezuidenhout failed to …

Jason Roets heads back to U.S. Collegiate Golf circuit after top-3 finishes in the IGT Tour

JOHANNESBURG, 6 August 2014 – Johannesburg amateur Jason Roets (pictured by  CJ du Plooy) is heading back to the University of North Texas this weekend buoyed by recent top three finishes in the IGT Tour’s Race to the Asian Q-School. The Mean Green senior campaigned in three events on the country’s premier …

Kruger ties De Lange at Race to Asia Waterkloof

TSHWANE, 21 July 2014 – Pretoria’s Pieter Kruger (pictured by CJ du Plooy) rode a hot putter to match Brenden de Lange’s opening 67 at Waterkloof Golf Club and grab a share of the first round lead in the IGT Tour’s first Race to Asian Q-School on Monday. De Lange offset a bogey on each nine with in seven birdies, …

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TSHWANE – Marco Steyn, fired an opening 75 at Silver Lakes Golf Estate to finish within striking distance of early leader, Keegan de Lange, at the Nomads National Order of Merit Championship on Tuesday. Steyn is gunning for back-to-back victories on the national junior circuit after his one stroke triumph at the …

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JOHANNESBURG, 25 June 2014 – A pair of eagles on the back nine at Modderfontein Golf Club helped Free State golfer Jacques de Villiers to claim his maidenpro win at the IGT Tour’s Race to the USA Modderfontein on Wednesday. The 24-year-old from Bloemfontein got off to birdie-birdie start and cancelled a two-putt …

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On a day when the next best score was a two-under-par 71 at Lusaka Golf Club, Lyle Rowe sailed serenely to his maiden Sunshine Tour title with a closing five-under-par 68 on Sunday to win the R1.2-million Zambia Sugar Open. His closest pursuer was Neil Schietekat, who carded a level-par 73 to finish at …