County Championship Results from Friday 4th June
Day one of the three day SCLGA Championship commenced with unexpected pouring rain after days of wonderful blue skies and sunshine. 32 players battled the weather, coming in a little damp to enjoy a wonderful buffet provided by Highwoods Golf Club. The weather cleared for the afternoon and this was definitely reflected by the scores.
All players enjoyed a match tea before the County Captain announced the winners of day one trophies.
The Stobart Cup – Salysa Mason (Cottesmore) – 76 + 71 = 147 (Best Scratch aggregate)
The Grant-White Cup – Salysa Mason – 74 + 69 = 143 (Best Handicap aggregate)
Sussex Scratch Team Trophy – Cottesmore GC 147 + 161 + 164
Not everyone was available to play on the Saturday and Sunday with winner of both aggregate trophies, Salysa Mason, making her way up to Scotland to play in the Womens Amateur Championship in Kilmarnock, Scotland.
The qualifying 16 available to compete in the matchplay:- Brandy Rook – Royal Eastbourne, Emma Morgan – Crowborough Beacon, Yasmin Hang – Golf at Goodwood, Tracy Poulsom – Royal Ashdown Forest, Charlotte Topping – Cottesmore, Katherine Russell – Royal Ashdown Forest, Lindsay Young – Crowborough Beacon, Clarissa Bushell – West Sussex, Chloe Briance – Bognor Regis, Sian Southerton – Bognor Regis, Katie Fields – Bognor Regis, Holly Crompton – East Brighton, Paula Carver – Worthing, Emma Whitlock- Sweetwoods, Rosie Hockey – Royal Ashdown Forest and Heather Tidy – Bognor Regis.
Play commences at 9.00 Saturday 5th June. Winners of the morning round go through to the Championship knockout, with the losers going on to play in the Championship Plate.