Mugyenzi, Kagombe claim CAA Seniors Open titles

December 04 2018

December 4, 2018 · by Phillip Corry · 0

John Mugyenzi and Edrae Kagombe claimed the 3rd edition of the CAA sponsored Seniors Open Golf Championship on the weekend at the Uganda Golf Club.

Mugyenzi was the best Male golfer of the two day tournament returning a score of 141 nett to beat a huge field of 180 golfers from across the country. While Mbarara sports club lady golfer Kagombe had the best score with 144 nett.

The tournament was part of the Civil Aviation Authorities aviation week that kick started several activities lined up that include a Netball competition and the annual Cyril Rwabushenyi Chess Memorial.

At the same time it’s part of the Authorities Corporate Social Responsibility. It’s the third year that CAA is bankrolling this popular golf tournament.

Peter Mungoma(cap), winner Group B receives his trophy from UGU president Innocent Kihika

Onyango Matata, the secretary of The Uganda Seniors Golfing Society was the best male gross player with 160 gross over 36 holes while Jenina Nasimolo was the best lady gross player with 168 gross over 36 holes.

Herbert Nsanze was the winner in the 70 + category with 144 nett. Gen Ivan Koreta, was the best golfer in the 55-64+ category with 141 nett.

Michael Alunga was Group A winner with 141 nett in the subsidiary category while Peter Mungoma, stood tall claiming Men’s Group B with 144 nett.

Conrad Odere was impressive on the course and claimed Group C with 127 nett. Bridget Nakamoga continued stockpiling her trophy cabinet, claiming the Ladies Group A with 143 nett.

She also won the Kinyara Open last week maintaining her form.  Carol Namutebi was the best lady golfer in Group B with 141 nett.

 CAA Seniors Open Golf Championship


Overall winner Men: John Mugyenzi 141 nett

Overall winner Ladies: Edrae Kagombe 144 nett

36 holes Gross winner Men: Matata Onyanyo 160 gross

36 holes Gross winner Ladies: Jenina Nasimolo 168 gross

70+ winner Men; Herbert Nsanze 144 nett

R-up Dr Sam Zaramba 145 nett

55-64+ Winner: Gen Ivan Koreta 141 nett

              R-up Omondi Makolo 144 nett c/b


Ladies Overall winner: Edrae Kagombe 144 nett

                           R-up Grace Kabonero 146 nett 


Group A: Michael Alunga 141 nett

R-up: Hassan Kiyemba 142 nett

Group B: Peter Mungoma 144 nett

R-up Moses Mukiibi 145 nett c/b

Group C: Conrad Odere 127 nett

R-up Dan Basaliza 147 nett

Ladies Group A: Bridget Nakamoga 143 nett

R-up Harriet Kitaka 150 nett

Group B: Carol Namutebi 141 nett

R-up Loyce Bako 146 nett

Published by the Uganda Golf Times

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