Junior 1stand 2nd Team Match Report 20 August 2018

Junior Match Results : Junior 1stand 2nd Team Match Report 20 August 2018

Both the Junior 1st and 2nd Teams won their final matches of the season in the Midland Region North (MNR) Junior Inter-County League. The matches were played at Trent Lock G C on Monday 20 August 2018 and were part of the MNR Girls Festival of Golf.


The 1st Team played the league leaders Lincolnshire with three of the girls; Olivia Barrs, Beth Swain and Captain Claire Keogh making their final appearance for the county. All the matches were hard fought with Kirsten Thorpe winning 1up, Victoria Mayfield winning 3&2, Claire winning 2&1, Beth Swain securing a half and unfortunately Olivia narrowly losing 2&1.   

A fantastic win 31/2 –11/2 rounding off a season in which they beat Nottinghamshire for the first time in many years. The 1st Team finished 3rd in the league- the highest finish since the inception of the league.


The 2nd Team played Shropshire and won comprehensively 4-1. Eleanor Parkinson, Ruth Brooks, Sasha Weightman and Aimee Cleminson each won their matches with Hannah Garner-Stephens just being beaten. The team as a whole also finished 3rd place in their league.


Leicestershire and Rutland 1st Team V Lincolnshire= Won 31/2 – 11/2

Leicestershire and Rutland 2nd Team V Shropshire = Won 4- 1



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