Junior South Island Interprovincial 2021
The Junior South Island Interprovincial was held in conjunction with the New Zealand Age Group Champs.
The Otago team of Parker Aluesi, Will McLauchlan, Jacob Murray, Callum White, Jan Ebbinge and Nico Cheifetz won the event with a combined team total of 905, Canterbury were 2nd on 912, Southland 3rd on 964, Taman 4th on 1029 and Aorangi 5th on 1041.
Otago lead from start to finish, a first round combined 307 gave them an early two shot lead over Canterbury. A second round score of 296 and 297 respectively gave the Otago team a 3 shot buffer going into he final round. An impressive 2 under par 69 from Callum White in the second round was the round of the Interprovincial. The Otago team were just too strong on the final day with rounds of 75 from Callum and Jacob, and 76 from Parker and Will sealing the deal for the young Otago team.
Overall it was a good team performance with all of the players contributing. The under 16 players of Jan and Nico showed a lot of class in the trying conditions to hold together respectable scores and the under 19 players of Parker, Will, Jacob and Callum showed good leadership with Callum being the player of the Interprovincial with rounds of 75,69, 75.