Date: October 19, 2008

WATC Day 4: Australia finish 6th

Australia finished its Eisenhower Trophy campaign in outright sixth in blustery conditions at Royal Adelaide. Sitting two shots behind New Zealand going into the final day, the Aussies finished at 2-under for the championship. Tim Stewart had the best round of the day for the Australians. Three birdies in the opening five holes were offset by a double bogey on the par-5 second hole. A late bogey on nine as Stewart made the turn left him at ever par. A bogey on ten and a double at sixteen put him at 3-over for the day. Matt Griffin was the next best of the Australians, finishing at 4-over for the day. Griffin s opening nine holes were consistent with an early birdie and a late bogey leaving him at even par after nine holes. Two bogeys and a double bogey in challenging conditions left him at 4-over par for the day. Rohan Blizard also struggled in the conditions but was only 2-over into the turn. Four consecutive bogeys on the back nine made for a tough afternoon and he finished at 6-over for the day. Scoreboard: Matthew Griffin 72-71-70-77 Rohan Blizard 75-70-71-79 Tim Stewart 76-67-77-76