In Summary
  • Kakamega Golf Club’s Joshua Ashioya recovered from three double bogeys and 10 singles to post 38 points and emerge overall winner of Kenya Communications Sports Organisations (Kecoso) tournament at the weekend.
  • Ashioya, who made only one birdie and three pars at the par 70 Nyanza Golf Club course, beat men’s winner Ramesh Karia and Maurice Oduor by a point as Wilson Njega, on 35, wound up third in men’s category ahead of Prashant Thakrar (33).
  • Betty Bisonga emerged the best lady on 33 points, beating Rosemary Obara by a point.

Kakamega Golf Club’s Joshua Ashioya recovered from three double bogeys and 10 singles to post 38 points and emerge overall winner of Kenya Communications Sports Organisations (Kecoso) tournament at the weekend.

Ashioya, who made only one birdie and three pars at the par 70 Nyanza Golf Club course, beat men’s winner Ramesh Karia and Maurice Oduor by a point as Wilson Njega, on 35, wound up third in men’s category ahead of Prashant Thakrar (33).

Betty Bisonga emerged the best lady on 33 points, beating Rosemary Obara by a point. In the guests category, G. Serem posted 35 points to beat H. Ikhohoro on countback.

Leading the Kecoso members was Japheth Obonyo with a score of 34 points who won ahead of Tom Ogenche by four points. Terry Odoo, on 32, was the lady winner in the Kecoso section, two better than Shally Achieng.

At Vet Lab Sports Club, X.N. Iraki was in his best form at the weekend, firing a brilliant 41 points to win fifth leg of DStv Explora Golf series. He was propelled by a brave 26 points in the first nine.

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