MAIDEN WINS FOR SKINNER AND VAN DEN BERG
GAUTENG NORTH’S William Skinner had his maiden victory on the senior amateur circuit when he won the Otway Hayes Senior Classic at his home course of Zwartkop with 73-67. Skinner, 54, had four birdies in his first seven holes of the second round to win by four from Randpark’s Schalk Naude (76-68), with Christo Reyneke (Lichtenburg 73-72) third ahead of Christie le Roux (Akasia 71-75). Tied fifth on 147 were Zwartkop’s Leon Scheepers and Ben Kleynhans of Akasia.
Kobus van den Berg (Hans Merensky) was another first-time winner in the season-ending Limpopo