KeNako Academy’s year got off to an amazing start with Franklin Manchest winning the opening event of the new year, the Nomads Coastal NOoM tournament played at Umhlali Golf Club north of Durban early in January. Franklin won by 4 shots, playing some excellent golf with rounds of 72, 71 & 70 for a 54 hole total of 213. Frankie was part of the victorious Southern Cape U19 IPT team that enjoyed a historic victory in South Africa’s premier U19 team event played mid-December in Worcester. Congratulations to Franklin on his first victory in a National Order of Merit tournament! Another student Caylum Boon finished in 9th place.