Herbert gets shot at Open with Costa Del Sol trip
Young golfer will take on UK’s best youngsters in Spanish region
HAREWOOD Downs Golf Club’s Charlie Herbert has qualified for the finals of the Junior European Open on the Costa del Sol at the end of November.
This competition, sponsored by the Daily Express, will see the Bucks youngster pit his skills against many of the top juniors in the UK.
Herbert is already the current Berks, Bucks & Oxon junior champion and now has the chance to make a further name for himself.
He was also part of the victorious Harewood Downs team who recently lifted the Chiltern Junior League Team trophy. The event was held at Burnham Beeches Golf Club and was also contested by Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, Denham, Ellesborough, Gerrards Cross, Stoke Park and Temple.
Herbert, playing off one, scored 35 points, while Daniel Restall, playing off 10, scored 32, and Matthew Landon, playing off 18, scored 37. Seniors’ Gregorian Trophy and Commander Cup: 1. Martyn Green 34 pts; 2. Tim Linton 31 pts; 3. John Read 30 pts. Seniors’ November Stableford: 1. Frank Ginger 38 pts; 2. Michael May 36 pts (ocb); 3. Peter Mitchell 36 pts. Ladies’ Close Meeting: 1. Julie Gwyther, Julie Holmes and Susan Keeling 81 pts; 2. Sue
Beresford, Daphne Glass and Maren Saville 78 pts (ocb); 3. Lucy Morris, Sandra Ruxton and Beverley Sawyer 78 pts. Ladies’ Weekend Close Meeting: 1. Helen Audaer, Julie Blake and Gillian Outram 74 pts; 2. Di Bellass; Brenda Cowper and Marolyn Griffiths 72 pts (ocb); 3. Kathy Fraser, Phena O’Connell and Sandra Ruxton 72 pts. Ladies Reverse Waltz: 1. Sue Harrison, Julie Holmes and Jo Hughes 74 pts; 2. Julie Gwyther, Pauline Mackintosh and Beverley Sawyer 71 pts (ocb); 3. Pam Barber, Kathy Fraser and Ros Warren 71 pts.
Ladies Stableford: Div One – 1. Sue Harrison 30 pts (ocb); 2. Di Bellass 30 pts (ocb); 3. Julie Blake. Div Two – 1. Kathy Fraser 35 pts; 2. Beverley Sawyer 34 pts; 3. Paula Day 33 pts (ocb).
Ladies Stableford (nine holes): 1. Caroline Adams 15 pts (ocb); 2. Pauline Mackintosh 15 pts (ocb); 3. Morag Campbell.
Victorious: The winning Harewood Downs team, with Charlie Herbert (centre)