17 YEAR OLD Michael Hirmer, Loretto Golf
Academy’s captain of Golf, has become the German Youth Champion after rounds of
71, 69 and 69.
Michael, from Bavaria and a boarder at
Loretto School, shot 7 under par in the Under 18 category of the German
National Championship at Schloss Wilkendorf Golf Club in Altlandsberg, Germany this
weekend (19-21 September).
Michael commented, “I am
incredibly proud that I was able to win this competition. Max (opponent, Maximilian Bögel)
applied so much pressure. I am
Jonathan Hewat, Director of
External Affairs at Loretto School added, “This is a tremendous achievement by
Michael. He is an exceptional golfer and we are very proud of him.”