Tauranga wins Henselite Singles

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18 April 2016, 15:41

Tauranga's Geoff Coughey has capped off a very fine season by winning the Henselite Champion of Champions Singles at North Wellington on Saturday.

In the final he defeated Nigel Warnes, Golden Bay-Motueka 15-6.

Coughey also won the national triples this year when he combined with Keith Setter and Paul Smith. He was third equal in the Champion of Champions Singles in 2014.

In the semifinals he defeated Chris Matthews, Canterbury 12-11 while Warnes defeated Matthew Ellis, Counties 11-10.

Ellis has featured in the Henselite Singles over the years finishing runner-up in 2006, 2007, third equal in 2005, 2012 and again this year.

Joseph Zino, Hutt Valley won the plate beating Alister Wilson, North Taranaki 11-8.