2017 Liberty GNGU Mid Am & Senior Closed

The 2017 Liberty GNGU Mid Amateur and Senior Closed was held at Akasia Country Club over 3 & 4 June.  This 36 hole stroke play event had 33 Mid Amateurs and 17 Senior players competing from Clubs around Gauteng North.
After round 1 Kelso Hannay, from Irene Country Club led the Mid Amateur section on 69, 1 shot ahead of Silver Lakes’ Danie Viljoen.  Neil Goosen from Zwartkop was leading the senior division on 73, 1 shot ahead of Gerhard Strydom from Waterkloof.

Round 2 proved to be a lot tougher and resulted in a play off in the Mid Amateur section between Kelso Hannay and Louis Jonck (both from Irene) who finished the tournament on 146.  Louis came out tops on the 3rd playoff hole to take the trophy for 2017.

Pieter Cooper, from Wingate Park won the Senior section, finishing on 151 for the tournament.

Pictured above is GNGU President, Johan Struwig with Mid Amateur Closed 2017 Champ Louis Jonck

CLICK HERE for the final tournament results.