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