KirkwoodGolf: Schools Golf Press Release

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Schools Golf Press Release



20 Schools qualified from all over the UK to take part in this years National finals at St Andrews.
The first day tournament took place at the Fairmont's Torrance course on a sun drenched day at the end of April.
After the first days play Wellington took the early lead by 5 shots over Warwick and Millfield. Low score of the day went to Arun Singh-Brar with an excellent round of 1 under par 69, followed closely by Daniel List on level par.
Teams were treated to a buffet dinner and presentation in the Fairmont, where all teams received trophies for winning their area. The Teachers competition was won by Iain Henderson for the 4th time in a row. Phil McComish picked up the nett teachers trophy.
All to play for on the second day at The Eden course.
A different day with a cold wind, rain, sleet and some snow took the players by surprise after playing in shirtsleeves the day before. 2 lowest scores of the day went to Barclay Brown and James Ruddick both on +5. Solid rounds from the Wellington players secured their place as national Champions for the second year in a row and the 4th time in ten years. Runners up were Reeds for the first time. 
Individual trophies and prizes went to the following
Daniel List (Wellington) -147 
Harry Butler (Millfield) - 148
Barclay Brown (Birkdale) - 149
Arun Singh-Brar (Hampshire Collegiate) - 149
George Gill (Warwick) - 150 

A great experience for the teams to be at the Home of golf for the Nationals Finals

Full results and pictures on the website

If you would like any hi res pictures please let me know

Best wishes David

David Quin
Independent Schools Golf Association
t. 0208 959 2635
m. 07980 658 609

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