Golf Academy stars claim haul of competition successes
24th May 2017

Golf Academy stars at Rydal Penrhos are celebrating after recording a number of successes in recent weeks.

No fewer than three hopefuls came away with huge credit from high-profile tournaments, which were played at various courses throughout North Wales.

Lower Sixth pupil Emely Stern continued her sensational recent form with a pair of competition triumphs, which began with victory in the KM Jones Cup.

The 16-year-old emerged from the Caernarfonshire and Anglesey Ladies event at Pwllheli Golf Club with the with the best net score, and she following up the accolades with a Junior Tournament win at North Wales Golf Club on Sunday.

There was further success in the form of Year 7 pupil Charley Simpson, who is now within touching distance of a single-figure handicap after taking the Frank Stockton Memorial Shield at NWGC with an outstanding stableford score of 41.

Also in action was Wales international Reuben Bather, who earned a ninth-place finish at the North Wales Boys’ Championship despite competing against older and more experienced opposition after a gruelling 72 holes in two days.

Director of Sport Allen Boyd, said: “This collection of superb results just shows how much our young golfers are developing under the watchful eye of our coaches here at Rydal Penrhos, and we are delighted to see so many of them progressing well.”

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