Date: October 20, 2014

Longmore Wins North-West Title

Launceston Golf Club member Greg Longmore captured the Golf North West championship at the weekend.

The former State team member carded scores of 68 and 68 around Woodrising for a four-under-par total of 136.

Longmore claimed the North-West title by five stroke in front of 19-year-old Ulverstone Golf Club member Ben Lewtas.

Lewtas returned scores of 71 and 70 for a one-over-par total of 141 and was followed by Launceston Golf Club member Mitch Van Noord in third on 142 (+2).

Kington Beach Golf Club’s Elijah Stanley won the junior scratch event with scores of 78 and 74, a total of 152 (+12).

Local member Paul Burke comfortably took out the senior section of the championship carding 78 and 77.