Congratulations to two Leicestershire girls, Emily Dunne and Kirsten Thorpe (both of Park Hill Golf Club), who have recently been named in England Golf's East Midlands U16 Squad for 2017 - see extract from the England Golf press release below.
ENGLAND GOLF PRESS RELEASE - 24 OCTOBER 2016 (Extract)
New England U16 regional squad players are named
Talented young players have been selected for the England Golf U16 regional squads for the 2016/17 training programme.
They follow in the footsteps of players such as Masters champion Danny Willett and the world number two amateur Bronte Law, who both came through the England regional squad system.
Altogether 130 players have been selected for the U16 squads.
The East Midlands squads are:
Girls: Emily Dunne (Park Hill, Leicestershire), Jade Guest (Gog Magog, Cambs & Hunts), Charlotte Hazelwood (Notts Ladies’, Nottinghamshire), Ella Mason (Ely City, Cambs & Hunts), Kirsten Thorpe (Park Hill, Leicestershire). Coach John Mellor, Manager Robert Heathcote
Boys: Ben Allen (Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire), Oscar Bartram (Notts, Nottinghamshire), Matthew Freeman (Worksop, Nottinghamshire), Hugo Kedzlie (Spalding, Lincolnshire), William Saville (Holme Hall, Lincolnshire), Luis Witherall (Cherwell Edge, Nottinghamshire). Coach Lysa Jones, Manager Robert Kedzlie