2013 Junior Tiger - Morrinsville Golf Club - 24th March
L-R: Doug Langley (GDO), Charlie Smail (12-14yr Boys Winner), Tiger Houston (11 & Under Boys Winner)
L-R: Katherine Janphanich (11 & Under Girls Winner) and Zoe Huang (12-14 yr old Girls Winner)
2012 Junior Tiger - Hukanui Golf Club - 18th March
The qualifying event for the National Junior Tiger Competition was held at Hukanui golf Club on Sunday 18th March. A great day dawned to allow 68 players plus parents and supporters to compete over 9 holes.
There were 5 divisions to cater for boys and girls plus new players. The winners from each age group will fly to Palmerston North to compete in the National Final.
New player Anaia Rua won the lucky draw for a set of golf clubs
11 & Under Girls Katherine Janphanich won with a score of 38 shots closely followed by Zoe Huang on 39.
Girls 12-14 was won by Dayna Morrow-Wilson on 34
Boys 11 & Under was again won by Jack Trower with a score of 34. He will be keen to improve on his placing in Palmerston from last year.
Boys 12-14 Michael Jones edged out a strong field winning with a score of 31
It was great to see so many young golfers enjoying themselves and playing great golf. Tiger was very popular and will be at next years event again
2011 Junior Tiger - Narrows Golf Club - 27th March
With the National Final of the 2011 Junior Tiger at Palmerston North on April 17 the Waikato Component for qualifying was held at the Narrows Golf Club on 27 March. 70 plus enthusiastic young golfers accompanied by adults from across the Waikato Region fronted to select 4 players to attend the Nationals. This event is proving to be a good opportunity for talented players in the Waikato Region to be noticed and by the play of some there will be a number who will be projecting themselves to higher honours later.