- And like the winner of the first leg Andrew Chelogoi in Eldoret last September, Ocholla, playing off handicap 27, carded an amazing 45 points to beat a field of 150 players.
Muthaiga Golf Club’s Christine Ocholla emerged the overall winner of the second leg of the Barclays Golf Series at the par 72 Karen Country Club on course on Friday.
And like the winner of the first leg Andrew Chelogoi in Eldoret last September, Ocholla, playing off handicap 27, carded an amazing 45 points to beat a field of 150 players.
During the first leg at the nine hole Eldoret course, Chelogoi who is also the chairman of the club, fired four under par 45 points in a round that included five birdies and a single bogey.
However, at Karen on Friday, Ocholla only needed six pars, including three of the course’s par five, to put together a superb winning score of 45 points.
On the other hand, Limuru Country Club’s Davies Maina returned a total of 43 points, a score that included 10 pars to beat Tom Simba by one as Railway’s Caren Agengo carded 41 points to claim the ladies first prize, four points from home player Betty Gacheru.
Two other Karen players Irene Auma and Robert Keter won the first and second nine with scores of 23 and 22 points.
Moses Kiboi, also a Karen member, won the staff prize with 34 points but after beating Omar Yusuf of Muthaiga on countback.