Junior Open 2017
12 year old Taylor Captures the Cup
On Sunday 17th May Matlock Golf Club welcomed 44 junior golfers from clubs around the county and beyond to compete for the Matlock Junior Open Trophy.
After near freezing temperatures the previous day the young golfers were pleased to find perfect early summer weather with sunshine and a gentle breeze. The recent dry spell made the fairways hard and fast presenting a stiff challenge for all the competitors.
The Trophy was won by 12 year old Taylor Coleman from Branston Golf & Country Club recording a net score of 63 (83 -20- 63).
Josh Atkins ( Kedleston Park) Best Gross,77. Tom Mooney (Matlock) 2nd Gross 79. . Division One Best Net Jenna Ward ( 69) of Shirland Golf Club and Division Two Best Net, Harvey Sands (70) of Tapton Park.
The youngest competitor 9 year old Isobel Kelly from Erewash Golf Club scored 71 net.