England Golf Under 18 Championship- Carris Trophy
The England Golf Under 18 Championship (Carris Trophy) was played at Hunstanton Golf Club 19-22 July. A field of 140 competitors took part.
A cut was made after 2 rounds and this fell at 9 over par. One of Suffolk's two competitors, Harry Fricker from Ufford Park, failed to progress having shot 85 and 79 for a total of 164-20 over par.
Josh Driver, Diss, faired better with scores of 73 and 79 and with plus 8 he safely progressed to round 3 where he recorded 78. A final one under par round of 71 saw him finish on 301, 13 over par. which was good enough for 51st place.
Angus Flanagan of St Georges Hill Golf Club was the winner of the event beating Jacob Olson courtesy of a birdie at the 2nd extra hole. Olson had forced a play off after shooting a course record score of 62- 10 under par in his final round to tie Flanagan at 11 under par.
Posted on 23/07/2016
by Charlie Wilderspin