Won Beats Full Field in Mid-Summer Class

Posted: Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017

Jay Won kept his cool in high temperatures to win the 2017 Mid-Summer Classic with a round of 71. More than 240 competitors took part in the two-day event for Hong Kong Golf Association (HKGA) subscribers at the Hong Kong Golf Club in Fanling. Won, who originally hails from Korea, finished on one over par around the New Course to beat Andrew Tsui by three shots.

Elsewhere, HKGA Junior Squad player Jasmine Kwan claimed the Ladies’ Gross Stableford division with 33 points, just one ahead Estee Vivian Leung, another HKGA Elite Junior Squad member. Chan Wai-Keung won the Men’s Gross Stableford with 26 points, one better than David Chung.

Further tournaments will take place for HKGA subscribers in the coming weeks, including the July Stableford competition and the Albert KW Lai Junior Tournament, both at HKGC.

Leading final scores: Men’s Gross Strokeplay: 71 – Jay Won; 74 – Andrew Tsui; 76 – Diego Dultzin.  Men’s Nett Strokeplay: 67 – Andrew Tsui; 71 – Thomas McColl; 71 – Tai Chi-Ming, Jay Won, Arnold Lee Jr.  Men’s Gross Stableford: 26 – Chan Wai-Keung; 25 – David Chung Ping-Yin; 22 – Lai Leung-choy, Chan Yuet-Ming.  Men’s Nett Stableford: 42 – Chan Yuet-Ming; 41 – Chan Wai-Keung; 40 – Danny Lau Wai-Kun.  Ladies’ Gross Stableford: 33 –Jasmine T Y Kwan; 32 – Estee Vivian Leung; 31 – Andrea Au Chor-Kiu.  Ladies’ Nett Stableford: 41 – Lun Hau-Yee; 40 – Rita P S Chan, Law Fong-Ying.

For more information about the Mid Summer Classic 2017 Tournament results, please click here