Andre Chong shot 3-under 69 in the final round to beat Ryan Wong by 1 shot in the total of 3 rounds. It was a close game and Ryan Wong played an amazing 4-under 68 to finish at 214 (75, 71, 68). Andre completed the 3 rounds with a total of 213 (69, 75, 69) to clinch the Boys’ A Division and the Overall Winner for HSBC Youth Challenge 2016.
In the Boys B Division, Brandon Han took the trophy with a score of 225 after finishing 75-74-76. Nicole Mok won the Girls’ A Division with her score of 73-77-76 (226) while 14-year-old Hailey Loh clinched her title for the Girls’ B Division with 231 (81, 77, 73).
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15 March 2017
The tournament took an exciting turn on the 2nd day when Ryan Wong shot a 1-under 71. However, he failed to take the lead with his two-day score of 146 (75,71). Andre Chong shot a 3-over par of 75 to stay in the lead with his score of 144 (69,75). Emerson Boon and Warren Lee both turned in a score of 76, with Emerson taking the 3rd place with a total of 148 (72,76) after the 2nd day.
Brandon Han shot a 2-over 74, Sean a 5-over 77 and Gabriel Yap at 6-over 78 in the Boys’ Division. This puts Brandon in the lead after 2 days with a score of 149 (75, 74), with Sean Lee trailing behind with a score of 152 (75, 77). Eng Wei Jin takes a close 3rd with his 2-day score of 157 (77, 80).
Over at the Girls’ A Division, Nicole Mok remains in the lead with her 5-over 77, bringing a total of 150 (73, 77) over 2 days. Denise Wong shot her best at this leg with a 3-over 75, putting her in second place with a score of 153 (78, 75). Heng Ee En came in with a score of 9-over 81 giving her a 2-day score of 156 (75, 81).
Hailey Loh shot 77 with a total of 158 (81, 77), to tie in the lead with Vanessa Chua who turned in a score of 8-over 80, 158 (78, 80). Inez Ng and Shannon Tan both shot an 82 today, placing Inez in close contention with the leaders with a total of 159 (77, 82).
14 March 2017
Andre Chong took the lead by shooting a tournament’s best 3-under on the first day of the HSBC Youth Challenge 3rd Leg in NSRCC Kranji Course. Tommy Tan and Baek In Su both came in tied for a second with their par 72 scores in the Boys’ A Division.
In the Boys’ B Division, Brandon Han and Sean Lee led the pack with a 3-over 75, followed by Eng Wei Jin at 5-over 77, and Aidil Nor Amani Bin Norazman at 6-over 78.
Nicole Mok turned in a 1-over 73 followed closely by Heng Ee En with a 3-over 75 for the Girls’ A Division. Denise Wong came in third on the first day with a score of 78.
In the Girls’ B Division, Inez Ng became an overnight leader with her score of 5-over 77. She is followed closely by Vanessa Chua at 6-over 78 and Hailey Loh at 81.
10 March 2017
The 3rd and Final Leg of the HSBC Youth Golf Challenge for the FY2016 will be held at NSRCC, Kranji Sanctuary golf Course from 14 – 16 March 2017. A total of 68 boys and girls who are Singapore citizens or permanent residents between the ages of 12 and 17 years as at 14 March 2017 and with a valid USGA Handicap Index of 20.0 or lower for boys and 27.0 or lower for girls, as at 1 February 2017 have been accepted.
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correct as at 10 March 2017, 1000hrs
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