Grange Junior Cassidy Evreniadis through to final 16 National Junior Champion Anthony Murdaca is the sole South Australian male remaining in the Australian Amateur Championship after defeating New Zealand s Ryan Chisnall 1up in today s Round 1 of Match Play. Grange s Chris Brown and Kooyonga s Heath Riches tournaments are over, after Brown was defeated by Queenslander Blake Proverbs 6&5 while Sandgroper Curtis Luck defeated Riches 4&3. Top male qualifier Ryan Evans from UK was defeated by talented Victorian junior Ryan Ruffels 3&2 while Victorian Lucas Herbert and Japanese player Kazuki Higa who were second and third qualifiers were also eliminated. Both SA Women Cassidy Evreniadis and Jennny Lee progressed to the final 16 after winning tight matches. Evreniadis from The Grange defeated Victorian Julienne Soo 2up, while Glenelg s Lee overcame Queenslander Sheree Hasson 1up. Women’s leading qualifier So-Young Lee from Korea was defeated by New Zealand s Chantelle Cassidy 2&1 while defending champion Minjee Lee from Royal Freemantle hit form, defeating Victorian Sue Wooster 7&6. SA MEN S MATCH PLAY RESULTS Anthony Murdaca (The Grange) defeated Ryan Chisnall (NZL) 1up Blake Proverbs (QLD) defeated Chris Brown (The Grange) 6&5 Curtis Luck (WA) defeated Heath Riches (Kooyonga) 4&3 SA WOMEN S MATCH PLAY RESULTS Cassidy Evreniadis (The Grange) defeated Julienne Soo (VIC) 2up Jenny Lee (Glenelg) defeated Sheree Hasson (QLD) 1up Match Play Results/Draw Men Match Play Results/Draw Women Follow the #AusAm on twitter!
Author: Christian Puccini / Golf SA