AROUND THE GREENS: SOUTH WEST GOLF LATEST

truro's billy downing, courtesy and copyright tom ward at tomwardsport.comExeter’s Chris Gill is doing his utmost to stay top of the PGA West Region Order of Merit ahead of a hectic week.

Gill leads the region’s order of merit – the Race to Woodbury Park – despite finishing tied 14 in the PGA West Region Players Championship at Cumberwell Park.

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POPEL AND GILES FLY SOUTH WEST FLAG

nglish women's golf association logoNew South West women's champion Bethan Popel is set to compete in next week's English Girls’ championship which takes place at Ellesborough Golf Club in the Chiltern Hills from Tuesday until Thursday.

Long Ashton's Popel - who turned 16 earlier this week - became regional women's champion at Churston and will be among the region's top players at Ellesborough along with new South West girls' champion Sammie Giles.

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SAMMIE SWEEPS TO SOUTH WEST SUCCESS

english women's golf association logoCornwall teenage amateur ace Sammie Giles swept to success in the English Women’s Golf Association South West Region girls championship at Lyme Regis Golf Club.

 

Giles, from St Mellion and already an established member of the women’s county team, carded two over par 148 over 36 holes to finish five shots ahead of runner-up Kyra Horlock from Wiltshire.

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CARRIS TROPHY AT BROADSTONE GOLF CLUB

There is plenty of regional interest in the 2011 English Boys Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship for the Carris Trophy being staged at Broadstone Golf Club in Dorset over the next four days.

 

Among a rising young star-studded, international-class field of 132, Hertfordshire’s Callum Shinkwin (Moor Park) defends the trophy he won by seven strokes last summer at Woodhall Spa.

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CORFIELD 101 AT 2011 OPEN

Somerset’s Lee Corfield finished tied 101st at the 2011 Open Championship at Royal St George’s.

 

The Burnham & Berrow touring professional carded two over par 72 for his first round and a 75 for his second at Sandwich.

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DORSET DUO IN ENGLAND GOLF TRIO

Dorset amateur ace Hayley Davis of Ferndown Golf Club, courtesy English Women's Golf Association,copyright leaderboardphotography.com England’s Nations Cup team at next month's British girls’ championship will include Dorset's Hayley Davis and Georgia Hall.

Warwickshire’s Elizabeth Mallett will make up the trio competing at Gullane, Scotland from August 8-12.

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