Match Result 7.5 - 7.5. Full Results Worcs.pdf
Staffs Boys 9.5, Leicestershire & Rutland Boys 5.5
Match Details below:-
This Mixed Age Group match of 4 x U18, 4 X U16, & 4 x U14's showed Matchplay golf at its finest.
Despite loosing the morning Foursomes 1 - 5, the Staffordshire boys fought back in the afternoon singles to win them by 7 - 5.
Overall result a win for Cheshire by 10 - 8. Details below.
A good win away, set up by an outstanding Foursommes result. Won by 8.5 - 6.5 Details below.
A very good first League match win by 9.5 - 5.5. Details below
A closely fought match with Shrops & Hereford the winners by 8.5 - 6.5. Details below.
On a beautiful Autumn day at a very well presented Notts GC, Hollinwell, the Staffordshire juniors lost to Nottingham juniors in the League Final. The score was 6.5 - 8.5. Details under Juniors U18 results.
The team did not play as well as they had done in the preceding West Midlands League season, and paid the penalty of a very poor performance on the immaculate Hollinwell greens.
They did however receive the cup for winning the West Midland League, seen here being presented to Boy's Captain Liam Bills by Bob Davies MGU President.
Result - Lost to Nottinghamshire by 6,5 - 8.5.
Another resounding win for the undefeated U18's Team in the West Midlands League. Won 4 Lost 0
The match was a close affair until the middle of the singles games, when Staffs pulled away to win.
They will now play the winners of the East Midland League ( probably Notts ) at Holinwell on 2nd October 2016.
Staffs Boys U18's prevailed yet again this year by 11 - 5, at a beautifully manicured Market Harborough GC, where we were made most welcome by Leicestershire & Rutland hosts
A very close contest with the morning Foursomes halved, was edged by Cheshire 10 games to 8.
Both teams & officials were welcomed & well looked after by Onneley officials and caterers throughout the day.
Another resounding win for Staffordshire Boys U18's by 14 games to 1. That is now played 3, won 3 League matches in 2016.
Many thanks to Uttoxeter GC & their officials who looked after us extremely well throughout the day.
Well done to thge Staffordshire Boys for very good performance away to an unbeaten Derbyshire Team. Result 10.5 - 4.5.
A good effort by the Staffs Boys to finish 2nd of the 10 Midland Counties in this qualifier.
A strong Northants team qualified for this years finals in August at Cumberwell Park.
Another very good result for the U18's in the first League Match in 2016
Staffs Boys 14 - Shropshire & Herefordshire 1
Result - Staffs vs S & H Boys 14 May 2016.pdf
Staffordshire Boys 14 North Wales 4
Pictured below Boys Team and Officials.
The final league match was a very good win 10.5 - 4.5, to tie the West Midland League.
Warwickshire, Staffordshire & Shropshire all on on 6 Match points.
Warwickshire & Staffordshire tied on 36 game points.
Warwickshire win the League on the tie breaker, having won v Staffordshire.
Well done to all the boys who played this year, and good luck for the future to Jake Walley, Oliver Sorensen & Captain Matthew Downes, for whom it was their last County junior match, as they step up to adult golf in 2016.
This annual mixed age groups match (4xU18, 4xU16 & 4xU14) was closely fought, with 4 of the 6 Foursomes going to the 18th hole, but all finishing in favour of Cheshire.
The usual hospitality of Cheshire & of Crewe GC was enjoyed by all the Players and Officials.
A very enjoyable match at Newcastle where we were welcomed & looked after on the day by Newcastle GC officials.
Team & Officials after the match
Staffs U18 Boys lost to a strong Warwickshire team 6 - 9 at Ingon Manor GC.
Staffs U18 Boys beat Derbyshire U18 Boys 9.5 to 5.5 at Izaak Walton GC. The successful team is pictured below with Staffs Junior Chairman Mike Tunnicliffe SUGC President Roger Waite & U14 Captain Steve Downes. The match scorecard is available to view in Juniors section.
Staffordshire boys came very close to qualifying for the 3rd time in 4 years at Trentham, finishing a close second to Northamptonshire.
Photo Boys v S & H 2015.pdf
Good performance and victory by the Boys in what was their first league game of the season. The game was played against a competitive side from Shropshire & Herefordshire in good weather conditions at a very well presented Worfield Golf Club. The match, as it is the norm against Shropshire & Herefordshire, was played in very good spirit by both set of players and the hospitality from the host County was second to none.
2015 Boys Four Counties played at Trentham GC v Warwickshire/Gloucestershire/Worcestershire
1st Warwickshire , 2nd Staffordshire, 3rd Gloucestershire, 4th Worcestershire.