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Stefan Cronje wins 2011 Nomads South African Under 19 Stroke Play Championship

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Stefan Cronje beat Dylan Raubenheimer on the first  hole of a sudden death playoff to win the Nomads South African Under 19 Stroke Play Championships today.

Both players finished on a two under par 72 hole aggregate of 286 played over the par 72 Maccauvlei Golf Club layout in Central Gauteng.

Seventeen year old Cronje, from Delmas Golf Club in Ekurhuleni, beat his opponent in the playoff with a regulation par four on the 10th hole. Dylan Raubenheimer, two years younger than Cronje, hit his drive into a fairway bunker. From here on the Western Province golfer had his back to the wall eventually recording a bogey.

Stefan Cronje, as a consequence of his win, qualifies to participate in the Duke of York Young Champions Trophy which will be played at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake, England from 13 to 15 September 2011.

Nomads U19 South African Stroke Play Championship at Maccauvlei Golf Club (Par 72) - Final Results: Leaders

286 – Stefan Cronje (72,73,69,72) – won after 2nd playoff hole, Dylan Raubenheimer (76,69,72,69)

290 – Zander Lombard (72,72,72,74)

292 – Zander Gous (76,73,73,70)

293 – Victor Lange (73,76,71,73), Oswin Schlenkrich (75,74,73,71)

294 – Ian Snyman (75,70,78,71)

295 – Jack Duthie (77,71,73,74), Luan Steenkamp (75,70,74,76), Gideon van der Vyver (72,75,72,76)

296 – Hando Brophy (75,74,71,76), Calvin Caldeira (79,70,73,74), Angus Ellis-Cole (78,74,73,71), Combrinck Smit (77,74,69,76)

297 – Mario Burger (71,77,71,78), Andrew Burmester (72,74,77,74), Francois Kruger (78,73,74,72)

298 – Jason Froneman (73,75,80,70)

299 – Shayne Allan (71,76,77,75), Juan Ritchie (80,67,80,72), Johan Theron (74,70,78,77), Jean-Claude van Dommelen (75,73,73,78)

300 – Ruan Conradie (79,77,72,72)

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