Royal Birkdale juniors in top triumph
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Wallasey Golf Club were their usual top class hosts for the inaugural North West Junior Leagues Championship club competition.
In the competition with five players a side were Southport and District Champions Royal Birkdale, Wirral League Champions Royal Liverpool and Mid Cheshire Junior League Champions Styal playing in very testing rain and strong winds.
The best four scores from each team counted and the winners were Royal Birkdale, with 126 pts, Royal Liverpool were second with 122 pts and Styal scored 116 pts.
The team scorers were: Royal Birkdale – Greg Holmes 29, Edward Reed 34, Jo Johnson 33, Sean Dobson 30, Isaac Lea 27; Royal Liverpool – Matthew Dodd-Berry 35, Jack McGrindle 26, Jack Derbyshire 28, Archie Davies 33 and Ben Derbyshire 20; Styal- Ryan Owen 31, Jack Muir 35, Sam Hall 25, Ben Tomlinson 21, Dan Beck 24.
Mid Cheshire Junior League organiser Graham McCormack said: “The idea was hatched earlier this year and following a meeting, all three leagues agreed to host the event annually“.
It was great day, which next year will be held on one of the Southport and District League’s courses.and in 2020 by the MCJL.
Copy & photos courtesy Geoff Garnett
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