TuksGolf players impress at Limpopo Open Stroke Play Championships
By Samantha Viney
Posted on 12 July 2012
A brilliant performance from Werner van Niekerk secured him the runner-up spot behind winner Haydn Porteous at the 2012 Limpopo Open Stroke Play Championships, hosted by the Koro Creek Golf Club.
The field was filled with many of the country’s top men amateur golfers competing for this year’s title. “I only made one big mistake the entire tournament and unfortunately it was on the last hole. But I’m very pleased with my performance and hope that I can continue with this good form in tournaments to follow,” Van Niekerk said.
Werner also represented the USSA Golf Team at the 2012 Challenge Inter-Provincial Tournament.
Other noteworthy TuksGolf performers were Zander Lombard in joint 10th position and Andrew van der Knaap in joint 15th position.