Lake Macquarie Amateur Championships

 

Three players competed in qualifying for the Lake Macquarie Amateur Championships held at Belmont Golf Club

last month including James Dennis David Willett and Darcy Boyd. A field of 100 players competed for approximately

40 spots in the national ranking event.

Darcy and David had rounds of 76 +4  which resulted in a playoff for the final 2 spots with 12 players eligible.

The first spot was decided after Mitchell Norbis (Concord) eagled the 10th Hole. The remaining players competed for the final

spot. Darcy progressed to the next playoff hole after making birdie on 10  and secured the final spot after a tense 5 Hole

playoff.

The event attracted an international field including teams from England Wales Scotland and Korea.

Darcy finished with rounds of 74 69 76 & 74 for a total of 293 (+5)

Full results can be viewed at:

http://www.belmontgolf.com.au/clubs/1373/uploads/2016%20MEN%20LMAC%20FINAL%20DAY%20RESULTS.pdf

Avondale Amateur Medal

 The Avondale Amateur Medal which is a R & A World Amateur Ranking Event was held at Avondale Golf Club last week.

The event is 72 Holes with a qualifying cut after 36 Holes. Conditions were cool and mild for the opening day but the final

2 days were played in wet and windy conditions.

Darcy Boyd representing Toukley Golf Club opened with a 69 (-2) to be tied for 6th place.

Darcy made the cut and finished with a 294 total after rounds of 69 77 72 and 76 (+10) to be in a tie for 21st place.

More about the event can be viewed at:

http://www.avondalegolfclub.com.au/cms/golf/avondale-amateur-medal/

Full results can be viewed at:

http://www.golfbox.dk/livescoring/tour/?language=3081#/competition/545054/leaderboard