WEST AUSTRALIA, AUS (March 12, 2016)--The
championship match has been set at the Western
Australian Amateur being held at Cottesloe Golf Club.
In the finals it will be No. 4 Fred Lee taking on No.
10 Cooper Geddes.
Lee reached the finals after a 6-and-4 win over No.
21 Alex Allcock in the quarters and a 2-and-1 victory
against No. 16 Haydn Barron in the semifinals.
Geddes had to sweat things out in his quarterfinal
match, beating No. 15 Paul Patterson 2-and-1, before
cruising to a 6-and-4 upset victory over No. 3 Nick
Curnow in the semis.
The final will be a 36-hole match with a morning
session and an afternoon session.
The quarterfinals have been set in the Western
Tournament play began on Wednesday with the
first of two stroke play rounds. Following the
completion of day two the top-32 competitors
advanced to the match play portion of the event.
No. 16 Haydn Barron vs. No. 25 Gareth
No. 15 Paul Patterson vs. No. 10 Cooper
No. 4 Fred Lee vs. No. 21 Alex Allcock
No. 3 Nick Curnow vs. No. 27 Jack Murdoch
Some of the more intriguing matches in the round
of sixteen included Haydn Barron upsetting No. 1 Ben
Ferguson in 20 holes and his upcoming opponent No.
25 Gareth Spooner upending No. 9 Jose De Sousa in 19
There were some lopsided round of sixteen
matches as well. Fred Lee easily handled No. Grant
Lewis 8-and-6 while No. 21 Alex Allock took care of No.
28 Michael Montgomery 4-and-3.