A par-fect day for champions Bullivant and Bell
AS the curtain-raiser to its 120th summer season, Northumberland Golf Club played host to the Northumberland County Junior Matchplay Championship.
Staged over eight days, 35 boys and girls took part.
Jake Bullivant of Blyth Golf Club clinched the boys’ championship and Libby Bell of Gosforth Park Ladies Golf Club was crowned girls’ champion.
Irene Gillon, secretary of Northumberland County Juniors said: “The standard of competition was outstanding.
“We would like to thank Northumberland Golf Club for the quality of the course, the excellent hospitality and also for the warm welcome everyone received.
“It is always a great pleasure to come to such a traditional and historic venue.” ■■LOTS more junior and senior golf coverage in Grassroots Sport in the coming weeks.