Ayim wins Celebrity Golf President’s Putter

Tema Gabriel Ayim scored 38 points to win this year’s Celebrity Golf President’s Putter Championship played at Sakumono, near Tema.

He was followed by Li Dexian with 37 points, beating Han Hei and E.T. Mensah on count-back, while Teye Lartey Gberbie placed fifth with 36 points.

In the Ladies Group ‘A’ Janet Stroden emerged champion with 38 points, Bernice Esi Dzitorwoko took the second position with 37 points, Beatrice Vetche-Bempong placed third with 36 points while veteran Mona Captan came fourth with 35 points.

In the Group ‘B’ segment, Augustine Mensah came first with 40 points, Kusi Ohemeng took the second position with 39 points, George Amoah placed third with 38 points while Joseph Dadson came fourth with 35 points.

In the Ladies Group ‘B’ encounter, Helen Appah emerged champion with 41 points, Mergan Tang took the second position with 38 points, while Maureen Akuaku placed third with 32 points.

Victor Brave-Mensah won the Professional’s Seniors Category with 72 points while E.K. Osei placed second with 68 points.

The shot-gun competition, which was opened to amateur and professional golfers, was sponsored by Mr Tang Hong, the President of the Celebrity Golf Club.

Mr Hong, who is also the Managing Director of Tang Palace Hotel, expressed the hope that next year’s event would be better than this year’s with more attractive prizes.

Source: Ghana News Agency