Tournaments abound at Ga’ash golf club
The Mercedes Trophy, played on Friday, saw 150 golfers participate in a nine hole individual stableford tournament sponsored by Mercedes Benz.
IKE PETERS,Amiram Zantkern at the Ga’ash Golf Club Photo: Courtesy/Ga’ash golf club
In just one week the Ga’ash Golf Club held the Mercedes Trophy, the Monthly
Medal and a Ladies day competition.
The Mercedes Trophy, played on
Friday, saw 150 golfers participate in a nine hole individual stableford
tournament sponsored by Mercedes Benz.
The A division was won by Amiram
Zantkern with Gideon Hoch coming in second. Ike Peters took first place in the B
division followed by Elke Wienkamp. The C division went to Avraham Levy with
Brian Sherman right behind him.
The nearest to the pin prizes sponsored
by Greenfield restaurant went to Anthony Haris.
On Monday, over 30
golfers participated in the June Monthly Medal. Anthony Harris was the main
attraction, taking the gross cup with 71 strokes. His front nine of +1 (36)
included seven pars, one birdie and two bogeys.
Anthony then played the
back nine with an even par 35 including seven pars, one birdie and one bogey.
Harris who played off a 5 handicap had a net 66.
Since a golfer can only
win one prize per tournament first place for the Net in the A division went to
Ilan Mendelson followed by Greg Elliot.
The B division was won by Hugo
Wainstein with second place going to Jorge Shchurman on a count out.
was also a day to remember for Wainstein who scored a hole in one on the
difficult 14th hole par 3.
The nearest to the pin prizes sponsored by
Greenfield restaurant went to Raphy Harroche.
On Tuesday the Ladies Day
competition was held in honor of Elke Weinkamp who is returning to Germany with
her family after spending 3 years in Israel. Elke will be remembered for her
serious attitude towards the game and her dedication to the Ga’ash Golf Club.
She participated in most tournaments and charity days and always had a smile on