Sport
Ntege wins Entebbe Ladies Open
Publish Date: Mar 09, 2014
Ntege wins Entebbe Ladies Open
Ntege won her first major tournament of the year. Photo by Michael Nsubuga
  • mail
  • img
newvision

By Michael Nsubuga 

Castle Lite Entebbe Ladies Open 

Overall winner: Monica Ntege 165 gross

Overall winner: Resty Nalutaaya 136 nett

Group A: Betty Alikyogera 162 nett

Group B: Samalie Naikomba 143 nett

Junior winner: Lillian Kizza 178 nett

Subsidiary winners

Group A: Edwin Tumusiime 69 nett

Group B: Ivan Mwebaze 68c/b nett

Group C: Pastor Lee 54 nett 

MONICANtege returned 165 gross over two days to win the 4th edition of the Castle Lite Entebbe Ladies Open on Saturday.

The handicap 5 golfer who led day-one with seven strokes becomes the third golfer from Uganda Golf Club to win the event. She returned 83 gross on day two to win her first major tournament of the year.

Previous winners have all come from outside Entebbe including last year’s winner Iddi Madina from, Arusha. UGC’s Jasper Kamukama and Flavia Namakula won the previous two editions.

The overall net prize was claimed by twenty year old Resty Nalutaaya whose familiarity with the Entebbe course spurred her to victory. The twenty year old is a caddy at Entebbe Club.

Lugazi’s Betty Alikyogera took the group A prize with Samalie Naikomba claiming the group B.

The men subsidiary event was won by Edwin Tumusiime while Ivan Tumwebaze and Pastor Lee were group B and C winners respectively.

Entebbe will next host the Orange quarterly mug of mugs on March 29th.

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Pistorius birthday visit may have bent prison rules
Oscar Pistorius received a long visit from his brother and sister for his 28th birthday that may have bent the rules of his incarceration....
Cranes players face wrath of fans on return
Over the years, Cranes have never registered concerns on return from their international engagements. Not this time round, though....
Rugby League: Pirates subdue Buffaloes as Rhinos fall
Pirates secured their first win in four matches with a 12-7 win over hosts Toyota Buffaloes in the Nile Special Premier Rugby League at Kyadondo Rugby Club....
Another big turnout for MTN Marathon
The MTN Marathon was won by Uganda''s Alex Chesakit (men) and Carolyne Migadde (women) on a wet Sunday morning....
Two bitter rivals on NBL warpath
Delete Wednesday, click refresh then go. Now let us see how you replay a crucial basketball contest that stretched two bitter rivals for 32 hard-fought minutes....
2017 World Cross Country to cost sh3.9bn, gov’t promises funding
Government has promised to fund the local organising committee in preparations to host the 2017 IAAF World Cross Country championships....
Should workers be subjected to a 4% Health Insurance Tax??
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter