Scores close in hotly contested KGC ambrose round

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Kyan Medling, Tony Knowlson and ladies' captain Jenni Peters.
Camera IconKyan Medling, Tony Knowlson and ladies' captain Jenni Peters. Credit: Vivien Kamen

Karratha Golf Club hosted the opening day of their ambrose summer competition on Saturday.

The event, involving teams of four all hitting from the best position, proved a popular start to the summer season, drawing a strong turnout of 67 players

The winners, finishing with a total of 28.125 were Ken Willcocks, Tania Willcocks, Tony Knowlson and Kyan Medling.

Patrizia Hinchcliffe, Peter Newbold, Steve Maher and Martin Fish came second on a countback with a score of 29.375, and Robert Fedorowicz, Adam Ross, Gary Rayson and Karl Kleynhans finished in third place.

The novelty award winners included Tyson Bertrend (nearest the pin # 11 and 16), Wayne Haenga (shorest drive on #10), Sam Hughes (best third shot on #14) and Dave Prestige (long putt on #13).

Mark Payne and Dot Abbott won longest drive on #12 and #17 respectively.

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