The Junior team will be entering the West Devon League, the Basil Steer and Tamar cup again this year. The dates of matches will be posted later.
On Thursday a number of Thurlestone juniors went to play in the Devon juniors Spring medal at Churston golf club. In the Under 14 group, Lucas Bellamy (18) had a net 65 and came third. Eight year old Noah Mulligan (19) was fifth with a net 67, both earned a one shot handicap reduction, while Alfie Messias(19) was 7th with net 70, and Toby White (20) was eleventh with net 74. In the Under 16 group George Messias (9) was seventh with net 71. Well done to all of them.
The juniors championship on nett scores had the winner Sammy Ingham with nett 67 on count back from Finn Whelan also with nett 67. In the juniors championship gross scores the winner was Finn Whelan with 81, from Ethan Bellamy 83, third was Lucas Bellamy 88. Well done to all who took part, and many did 36 holes to enter the men's championship as well.
Saturday 9th April, was the juniors April Stableford competition, in dry but windy weather there were 10 entries . In the CONGU section the winner was Ethan Bellamy (15) 43 points and handicap reduction to 14, the runner up was Toby White (28) 42 also with reduction to 27, in third place George Holland (8) 39. In the non-Congu section the winner was Alfie Messias (31) 40, from Noah Mulligan (40) 39, third was Lucas Bellamy (33) 37. George Holland had a two on the 3rd and Ethan on the 17th hole.
At last, a sunny day for the Junior competition! 15 Juniors played on Saturday and some great scores were achieved in stunning conditions. In the Congu competition, Sammy Ingham (28) scored a memorable 46 points to claim first place , and a handicap reduction to 25. George Messias(20) was second with 41 points, and handicap reduction to 19, with Charlie Evans (20) 37 points third, Toby White (28) 36 points and George Holland (8) with 35 points.
In the 18 hole non Congu competition, Noah Mulligan scored a great 46 points to win, and get a handicap reduction. Lucas Bellamy (35) was 2nd with 42 points, , and 3rd Alfie Messias (32),with 38 points.
The 9 hole non competition was a close affair, with Yasmin Nixon and Dom Holt Wilson scoring 18 points, and Harry Cross 16 points.
Thanks to Nigel Whelan, who sponsored the Competition prizes.