Date: December 20, 2011

Murdaca and Blum win Junior Opens at Glenelg

Anthony Murdaca and Kristalle Blum SA state representative players Anthony Murdaca and Kristalle Blum have continued their recent impressive form, in winning the Golf SA Junior Open at Glenelg Golf Club. Earlier this week, Murdaca completed an impressive one-stroke victory at the Greg Norman Junior Masters nation ranking event at Coolangatta Tweed Heads Golf Club, whereas a week ago Blum won the corresponding junior open event at The Grange. In today&aposs final round Murdaca (The Grange) carded a 7-over par 78 to go with yesterday&aposs 2-under par 69 for a two round total of 147. He won by a single shot from local Glenelg member Samual Raschella (72, 76 – 148) with last week&aposs winner Ben Stowe (Royal Adelaide) a further two shots back in third place following rounds of 74 and 76 (150). In the Girl&aposs championship, Blum (The Grange) recorded a comfortable 5-shot victory following rounds of 81 and 77 (158). In second position was Glenelg&aposs Elysia Yap (84, 79 – 163) with Christine Beasley (Glenelg) finishing third after rounds of 81 and 86 (167). For all scores CLICK HERE to visit the championship event page on the Golf SA website.