Martin and Jordan in First RSA National Squad

Posted: 29th September 2015
 
Golf RSA, the governing body for amateur golf in South Africa, has announced a National Squad of 34 players for 2016, on 22 December 2015. Both Martin Vorster and Jordan Duminy from the Louis 57 Academy, were selected for the u/15 squad.
 

The squad will be made up of some of the country’s most talented young amateurs and will feature players from the top of the open amateur and junior amateur rankings, plus a good mix of promising youngsters who have the potential to become great players.

Funded by businessman Johann Rupert, one of the main objectives of the National Squad is to ensure that should players opt to turn professional, they are well prepared for the rigours of the paid ranks.

The National Squad will provide a valuable platform for talented golfers to further develop their skills and showcase themselves through competition, locally and on the world stage.

Many congratulations, we are very proud of you!

LOUIS OOSTHUIZEN SA NATIONAL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP : LANGEBAAN

Posted: 1st October 2015

Modderfontein Golf Club's Junior team won the Louis Oosthuizen SA National Club Championship, that took place at Langebaan Country Estate from 28 - 29 September 2015. Modderfontein mounted a huge comeback in the final round on Tuesday to beat the Louis 57 Academy in a hat-trick of victories, by three shots. Louis 57 Academy was leading Rondebosch and Modderfontein Golf Clubs with respectively 2 and 6 shots in the the prestigious tournament after 36 holes. It was a fight for the Trophy till the last hole on Tuesday afternoon. Academy 57 team came second, with only 3 shots off the pace, with Rondebosch in the third spot.
 
The Academy's Runner Up position is a remarkable one, as the teams average age is only 14 years. Modderfontein also had both the SAGA U/19 no 1 and 3 rd players in their team. Martin Vorster of Academy 57, won the overall individual Competition, with scores of 74, 74, 76. The Langebaan result was by far the best finish of Academy 57, in this event, since its inauguration in 2012. This was the fourth National Club Championship, sponsored by Louis. The Tournament has already become one of the most popular on the national junior circuit.
 
 
 
In the photo from left to right: Petrie Cronje (Manager), Marcus Smal, Christo Lamprecht, Jordan Duminy and Martin Vorster.

Louis 57 hit the front in Langebaan

Posted: 29th September 2015

LANGEBAAN, 28 September 2015 - Martin Vorster, Marcus Smal, Christo Lamprecht and Jordan Duminy aim to give Louis Oosthuizen the best send-off to the 2015 Presidents Cup by lifting the Louis Oosthuizen SA Junior Club Team Championship title on Tuesday.

The quartet who hail from the 2010 Open champions’ Louis 57 Academy in the Southern Cape followed an opening 232 with a second round 228 to leapfrog early pacesetters Rondebosch and Modderfontein for pole position at Langebaan Golf and Sports Club.

Vorster led the way with successive rounds of 74.

Smal and Lamprecht contributed respective rounds of 78 and 80 in round one, while Lamprecht shot 76 in the second round and Duminy signed for a 78.

The leaders are two strokes clear of Rondebosch and eight strokes ahead of Modderfontein, who need a great final round comeback to seal a hat-trick of victories in the prestigious junior club team championship.

Snowdon carded rounds of 75 and 72, while South African Golf Development Board (SAGDB) members Abduragmaan Adams, Craig Baba and Hilmi Mallick supported his efforts in the first and second rounds.

Adams returned a 76 and Baba a 77 to help Ronderbosch to a first round 228, while Baba and Mallick both registered 81s in round two for a total of 234.

Modderfontein’s Dylan Naidoo set the pace with 75 and 77, while fellow TuksSport Golf Academy member Marco Steyn returned an opening 75 and a second 78.

Eric Wowor contributed a 78 to give the team an opening total of 228 and rookie Guy Waterhouse added an 85 in round two to help the defending champions stay in touch with a total of 240.

Durbanville Golf Club finished in fourth and lag 21 strokes off the pace after rounds of 241 and 240.

TEAM SCORES - ROUND 2
(Best 3 scores of 4 to count)
460 Louis 57 Golf Academy
232 Martin Vorster 74 Marcus (Jnr) Smal 78 Christo (Jnr) Lamprecht 80; 228 Martin Vorster 74 Christo (Jnr) Lamprecht 76 Jordan Duminy 78
462 Rondebosch Golf Club
228 Alistair Snowdon 75 Abduragmaan Adams 76 Craig Baba 77; 234 Alistair Snowdon 72 Craig Baba 81 Hilmi Mallick 81
468 Modderfontein Golf Club
228 Dylan Naidoo 75 Marco Steyn 75 Eric Wowor 78; 240 Dylan Naidoo 77 Marco Steyn 78 Guy Waterhouse 85
481 Durbanville Golf Club
241 Christiaan Steenkamp 79 Ian Botha 80 Ayden Senger 82; 240 Ian Botha 78 Ayden Senger 79 Christiaan Steenkamp 83
481 Dainfern Country Club
237 Dean Martin 76 Miles Taylor 77 Cameron Walker 84; 244 Dean Martin 81 Miles Taylor 81 Marcus Taylor 82
483 Theewaterskloof Golf Club
237 Willem Boshoff 78 Tyron Davidowitz 79 Dandre Spies 80; 246 Dandre Spies 80 Willem Boshoff 81 Tyron Davidowitz 85
485 Benoni Lake Club
240 Chase Paton 77 Dane Rutherford 81 Kyle Opperman 82; 245 Kyle Opperman 79 Chase Paton 80 Jared Miller 86
488 Durban Country Club
243 Nikhil Gopal 79 Jonothan Broomhead 81 Lisanthan Moodley 83; 245 Lisanthan Moodley 80 Nikhil Gopal 82 Samual Mckenzie 83
492 Reading Country Club
240 David Ross 76 Kyle Klopper 81 Tian Swart 83; 252 Kyle Klopper 83 David Ross 84 Keegan van Jaarsveld 85
493 Lydenburg Golf Club
247 Jacques Brits 80 Tiaan Brits 82 Henco Erasmus 85; 246 Tiaan Brits 79 Jacques Brits 83 Henco Erasmus 84
495 Middelburg Golf Club
245 Hanro Kilian 78 Banele Mavuso 81 Reghard Viljoen 86; 250 Banele Mavuso 81 Reghard Viljoen 83 Hanro Kilian 86
501 Umhlali Country Club
242 Thabiso Magwaza 79 Connor Stoyell 81 Matthew Mason 82; 259 Tristan Egly 84 Thabiso Magwaza 85 Connor Stoyell 90
501 Paarl Golf Club
240 Heinrich Gregorowski 80 Tyran Snyders 80 Luca Schwarte 80; 261 Tyran Snyders 82 Luca Schwarte 85 Heinrich Gregorowski 94
512 CMR
255 Fritz Orren 79 Raylyn Anthony 88 Nkosenye Carl Mwale 88; 257 Fritz Orren 83 Nkosenye Carl Mwale 85 Raylyn Anthony 89
531 Blue Valley
258 Bryce Webel 82 Tristan Webel 86 Alessio Graziani 90; 273 Tristan Webel 87 Alessio Graziani 90 Bryce Webel 96
 
INDIVIDUAL SCORES – ROUND 2
147 Alistair Snowdon 75 72
148 Martin Vorster 74 74
152 Dylan Naidoo 75 77
153 Marco Steyn 75 78
156 Christo (Jnr) Lamprecht 80 76
157 Chase Paton 77 80; Dean Martin 76 81
158 Ian Botha 80 78; Marcus (Jnr) Smal 78 80; Craig Baba 77 81; Miles Taylor 77 81
159 Willem Boshoff 78 81
160 Dandre Spies 80 80; David Ross 76 84
161 Kyle Opperman 82 79; Ayden Senger 82 79; Tiaan Brits 82 79; Nikhil Gopal 79 82
162 Hilmi Mallick 81 81; Banele Mavuso 81 81; Tyran Snyders 80 82; Fritz Orren 79 83; Christiaan Steenkamp 79 83
163 Lisanthan Moodley 83 80; Jacques Brits 80 83; Guy Waterhouse 78 85; Abduragmaan Adams 76 87
164 Kyle Klopper 81 83; Tyron Davidowitz 79 85; Thabiso Magwaza 79 85; Hanro Kilian 78 86; Eric Wowor 78 86
165 Luca Schwarte 80 85
166 Jonothan Broomhead 81 85
167 Tristan Egly 83 84
169 Reghard Viljoen 86 83; Henco Erasmus 85 84; Keegan van Jaarsveld 84 85
170 Marcus Taylor 88 82; Samual Mckenzie 87 83
171 Connor Stoyell 81 90
172 Schalk Grobler 88 84
173 Jordan Duminy 95 78; Nkosenye Carl Mwale 88 85; Tristan Webel 86 87; Cameron Walker 84 89
174 Jamie Josephs 84 90; Dane Rutherford 81 93; Heinrich Gregorowski 80 94
176 Jared Miller 90 86
177 Raylyn Anthony 88 89; Tian Swart 83 94
178 Matthew Mason 82 96; Bryce Webel 82 96
180 Alessio Graziani 90 90
184 A.J. Meyer 95 89
187 Cameron Duncan 90 97
191 Kayle Wykes 95 96
193 Tristan Hamilton 96 97
WD Ethan Smith 87 WD

 

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