The Olton Junior Open 26th August 2018

The annual Junior Open was held on a very hot day this year with the course firm and the greens fast.

The girls’ event was over 18 holes with initially four entrants but after two withdrawals only two girls played.  The winner of the Gross Shield was Holly Elliott with a score of 91.  The Nett Cup went to Victoria Beard net 86.

The Boys event over 36 holes produced some outstanding scores.  Of the six prizes awarded, three went to Olton members.

Cameron Badger from Marston Lakes GC won the Gross Salver with150 by six shots from our Sam Bissell.  Will Raybone 23hcp won the best Nett cup with an incredible 129 to pip Junior Captain Harrison Porter 20 hcp by one shot, both have had severe handicap reductions.


Terry Smith

Junior Organiser