Ricci Putohe wins Presidents Trophy Match Final at Onewhero Golf Club
Congratulations to Onewhero Māori Junior Golfer, Ricci Putohe (Year 9) on winning the Presidents Trophy Match Play Final on Saturday 12 September 2020.
To put this achievement into perspective, Ricci’s last three matches, and in order to make the final was against three Onewhero Senior Pennant Players, with handicaps of 7, 6, and to make the final he beat the Senior Pennant’s Captain on a 2 handicap, with handshakes on the 12th hole.
Highlights of the final were, that after 9 holes the match was all square, but with a stunning final 9 holes and scoring 38, 1 over par, Ricci put club legend Doug Hull away on the 15thhole with a birdie.
Again congratulations to you, Ricci for your first major trophy at the Onewhero Golf Club. There is definitely more success for you in the future.