Nandwa finally get Kenya Open slot strokeplay victory
Railways’ Alfred Nandwa is assured of a place in the 2017 Kenya Open team after winning the Amateur Stroke-play Championship at the par 72 Thika Sports Club.
Nandwa shot rounds 80, 76, 73 and 70 in the four round Golfer of the Year event to rack up a total of 10 over par 298 gross.
Limuru golfer John Karichu, who is also the reigning three-time Goty champion fired rounds of 77, 75, 75 and 75 for a total of 14 over par 302 gross. Third overall with scores of 78; 74; 74; 76 and 14 over 302 gross was Samuel Njoroge.
The leading scorer in Saturday’s, round with a score of two under par 70 gross was George Felix. Leading scorers in Friday’s two rounds with a similar score of one over par 73 were Simon Njogu and current Goty leader Kenneth Bollo.