Date: November 22, 2013

Rawlings Wins Men’s Medal

Riverside Golf Club&aposs Sam Rawlings is the 2013 Tasmanian Men&aposs medallist. The Riverside Golf Club member defeated Victoria&aposs James Bannan on the first hole of sudden-death play-off with a birdie to win the title today at Ulverstone. The pair were forced into a play-off when they finished the 18-hole qualifying round with one-under-par scores of 71. Tied for their place were Kingston Beach&aposs Nathan Gatehouse, Royal Queensland&aposs Alexander McCoy, Devonport&aposs Scott Read and Mark Schulze from Tasmania Golf Club all on even-par (72). The leading qualifier in the men&aposs handicap section was Launceston Golf Club&aposs Samuel Smith. The leading 16 players from today&aposs qualifying round move into the match play sections of the tournament which commenced this afternoon. To view the results from the qualifying round and the match play tables please click here.