Countback for Junior Open winner
Thirty juniors played in the Trentham Junior Open on Sunday October 21. Great course conditions and perfect weather greeted the field, although there were some mixed reports from many juniors on their scores!
Junior Open winners (l-r) Jazy Roberts, Blair Christie, Mo Haintz and Alicia todd, with Corina Sabo
Blair Christie (Rich River Golf Club), playing off +1, repeated his 2017 win with a scratch score of 78, taking the Boys Scratch and the overall Open trophy. Blair has played at the Trentham Junior Open for three years, and finishes as a junior this year. Jazy Roberts (Belvoir Park), playing off 5, won the girls scratch trophy with 78, and only lost the overall trophy to Blair on a back-9 countback.
In the handicap sections, Mo Haintz (Mount Xavier GC) won the boy's section with an excellent 92-28=64. The star of the day however was the girl's handicap winner, Alicia Todd of Buninyong Golf Club, who stunned the rest of the field with 101-44=57.
The event was sponsored by the Trentham IGA and the Trentham and District Community Bank Branch of the Bendigo Bank and we would like to thank them for their support. Corina Sabo, board member of the community bank, presented the prizes to the winners.