LATEST NEWS from Surrey Ladies County Golf June 2015
Since the County Championships in April, there are now new Senior and Junior Champions.
Seniors Championship played at New Zealand GC was won by Felicity Christine, Woking GC with a gross 72 , by 2 shots from Debbie Richards, Burhill GC. Roz Adams, Addington Court GC won 60+ Scratch Cup and Dianne Brierley, West Byfleet GC won 60+ handicap trophy.
Juniors Championship played at Worplesdon GC was won by Martha Lewis, St George’s Hill GC with rounds of 77 and 70 winning the title by 10 shots from Jemma Milton, Hankley Common GC. Martha also won the Under 15 title.
Surrey’s 1st team player, Lizzie Prior Burhill GC won the Critchley Salver, played at Sunningdale GC, by 2 shots. Lizzie established a new course record with an 8 under par 67, including an eagle and 6 birdies in her 1st round, followed by77 gross in round 2, totaling 5 under for competition leaving her 2 shots ahead of runner-up Dulcie Sverdloff of Essex. Lizzie was runner up in the County Championship, and was the highest placed amateur in the Roehampton Gold Cup as well as winning the Fairhaven Trophy.
Welsh Ladies Amateur Championship was won by Katherine O’Connor, West Byfleet GC beating Chloe Williams, Wrexham GC in the final.
County Week at Worthing GC 22-26 June
Surrey will be fielding a very strong team in the County week to be played at Worthing GC from 22nd to 26th June (no play Thursday 25th) and have high hopes of regaining the title, having lost on the final day in 2014 to Hampshire.
Surrey County team for County Match Week 22-26 June 2015 at Worthing GC
Katie Fewster (Worplesdon GC)
Shannon Flynn (Burhill GC)
Lauren Horsford (Wimbledon Park GC)
Martha Lewis (St George’s Hill GC)
Inci Mehmet (Royal Mid Surrey GC)
Lizzie Prior (Burhill GC)
Katie Shepherd (Guildford GC)
Iona Stephen (Wentworth GC)
Jo Stocks (Worplesdon GC)
Julia Brook (Walton Heath GC)
England Golf Grand Medal Final
Congratulations to three Surrey players, Melanie Newport, Sutton Green GC, Jo Elder, Wimbledon Common GC, and Lynda Guppy, Cuddington GC for qualifing in the EG South Region medal final for the Grand Medal Final at Frilford Heath GC in August.
England Golf Annual Awards
Volunteer of the Year : Margaret Bedford who transformed the Junior Section at Strawberry Hill GC.
Golf Mark Club of the year: Windlesham GC for getting juniors and beginners into the game.
New SLCGA website launched.
Thanks to the generous financial support and assistance of the Surrey County Golf Union over the last 6 months, a new SLCGA website has been launched.The site has been designed by David Boxall and his team at ‘301 Design; Some of the main features are :
modern design with a simple layout for easy navigation
new events calendar with links straight to intelligent golf leaderboards
Please enjoy browsing the new site.
More to come in July ………
1st July Pearson Trophy Finals Bramley GC
7th July Druce Trophy RAC Club
16th July SLCGA Summer Foursomes Hindhead GC