Soar Print Team win 2017 Hospice North Shore Charity Golf Day

26 May 2017

Hospice North Shore hosted another successful charity golf day at the North Shore Golf Club raising over $28,000. Event Managers, PaR nz Golfing Holidays announced the day was well supported by corporate teams who enjoyed the 'Legends of Golf' theme. Main sponsors of the day included North Shore Golf Club, PaR nz Golfing Holidays, and The Golf Warehouse. Over 50 companies, mainly from the North Shore also supported the day. 

Winners on the day in the Stableford Division were Soar Print Team (Legend of Golf: Rory McIlroy) with a score of 131 points. Soar Print has generously donated scoreboard and other signage for the Hospice Tournament for many years. This division hosted 18-hole teams of affiliated golfers scoring best 3 of 4 stableford points for a cumulative team score. Runners-up were Waitemata Warthogs (Legend: Sergio Garcia) with 115 points and Canary Enterprises (Legend: Phil Mickelson) also with 115 points. Fourth place was the ILGTeam (Legend: Gary Player) with 111 points. The best placing for the ladies teams was the Driving Divas Team (Legend: Annika Sorenstam) with 87 points.

Winners of the Ambrose Division were the Bayleys Commercial Team (Legend: Michael Campbell). This 18-hole division hosted teams of affiliated and casual golfers, playing team Ambrose. The ANZ Bank winning score was an impressive 56.63 net. Runners-up were ACH Consulting (Legend: John Daly) with a net score of 58.00 and in third place was Lakers (Legend: San Snead) with net 59.37.

Trophies were awarded in a separate mens and womens division for best individual stableford scores. Wendy Storey from North Shore GC won with 364 points and Gary McAlister from Waitemata GC won the mens section with 41 points (easy game!)

During the post-match function, the golfers supported a great live and silent auction along with a major prize draw for a new I-Phone sponsored by Vodafone.

Thank you again to all golfers, volunteers, sponsors, supporters on the day who contributed to the success of the day.

The Hospice North Shore Charity Golf Day will be back FRIDAY 16 February 2018.

Kim Buckley