Junior News for April and May
The first MNR match for the Handicap team took place against Leicestershire on 28th April at Rothley Park. The match resulted in a 4-1 win for Nottinghamshire. Well done girls!
Congratulations to Molly Campbell who won the Droitwich Girls Open. Well done too to all the girls who have taken part and won prizes in the first two rounds of the Nippers Tour at Kilton Forest and Ruddington Grange.
The second MNR match for the handicap team was against Lincolnshire and was played at Market Rasen Golf Club on 19th May. The team all looked fantastic in their new kit which was generously donated by Acorn Windows. Many thanks to them for their continued support. Unfortunately we went down fighting in a 3-2 win for Lincolnshire.
We have recently heard that Amelia Wan and Maddie Smith have qualified for the English Schools National Championships to be played over 36 holes at Sherwood Forest on June 24th 2019. Very well done to them both!
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Junior Order of Merit gets underway at Rufford Park!
On Sunday 28th April saw the Cyril Sellick take place at Rufford Park GC and this was also the first counting event towards the Nottinghamshire Junior Order of Merit 2019. 52 juniors took part and the winner on countback, with a fabulous nett 63 was Oliver Parry from Chilwell Manor.
The Junior Order of Merit consists of 4 categories – Boys Gross, Girls Gross, Boys Nett and Girls Nett. With a player’s 4 best scores from 7 possible events counting.
Last year’s winners were:
Nathan Fox, Oakmere (Boys Gross)
Maddy Smith, Norwood Park (Girls Gross)
Frazer Youens, Oakmere (Boys Nett)
Ella Whaley, Beeston Fields (Girls Nett)
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