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August 2006

EAGLE-EYED SHARPE CLOSES IN ON TITLE DOUBLE
Saturday, August 19, 2006
Oscar Sharpe is on course to complete a national junior double after firing a two-under-par 67 in the opening round of the English Boys Under 14 Stroke Play Championship at Gosforth near Newcastle yesterday........
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ENGLISH CHAMPION MCGOWAN IN ENGLAND PARTY FOR EUROPEAN AMATEUR
Saturday, August 19, 2006
New English Champion Ross McGowan is one of 18 players the English Golf Union is sending to Italy to contest the European International Amateur Championship at Biella Golf Club, near Turin, on 23rd - 26th August...... Full Story

Local player Charlotte Ellis wins English Mid-Amateur Championship
Saturday, August 19, 2006
Local heroine Charlotte Ellis won the English Ladies' Open Mid-Amateur Championship at Cotswold Hills Golf Club - in her home county of Gloucestershire....... Full Story

News from the Engish Ladies Golf Association
Saturday, August 19, 2006
ELGA has named the England teams which will contest the European Lady Seniors' Team Championship and defend the Senior Home Internationals......England trio qualify in US women's amateur...... Full Story

SHARPE TO MAKE HIS ENGLAND DEBUT AGAINST SPAIN
Saturday, August 19, 2006
Oscar Sharpe (Minchinhampton), the 2006 English Boys Under 16 Champion, has been selected along with three more of the country’s brightest talents to form the England team to face Spain in the annual one-day Under 16 International at Heswall Golf Club, Cheshire, on 22nd August......
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ENGLISH CHAMPION MCGOWAN IN HOME INTERNATIONALS TEAM
Saturday, August 19, 2006
Ross McGowan, the newly crowned English Champion, is one of four new caps in the England Squad for the Home Internationals being played at Pyle and Kenfig Golf Club in South Wales on the 6th - 8th September...... Full Story

TWO NEW CAPS IN ENGLAND SENIORS SIDE FOR FINLAND
Monday, August 7, 2006
England will field two new caps in their six-man squad for the inaugural European Mens’ Seniors Team Championships being played at Ruuhikoski Golf Club in Finland on 16th - 19th August......
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Rachel Jennings wins English Girls' Championship
Sunday, August 6, 2006
Staffordshire's Rachel Jennings birdied the last two holes to beat Hertfordshire's Charlie Douglass 1 up in the final of the English Girls' Championship at Kings Norton Golf Club......
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McGowan crowned English Champion
Sunday, August 6, 2006
Ross McGowan is the English Champion. After five near misses this year the Surrey golfer finally landed the big one when he beat Oliver Fisher 5 and 4 in the 36-hole final at Burnham and Berrow....... Full Story

Parker denies Waring second successive title
Sunday, August 6, 2006
Paul Waring’s reign as English champion is over. His dream of becoming only the seventh player to successfully defend the title were dashed when he was beaten 5 and 3 by boy international Ben Parker in round five at Burnham and Berrow...... Full Story

CAPPER AND WOOD SET FOR ST MELLION INTERNATIONAL
Sunday, August 6, 2006
Teenagers Steven Capper (Caldy) and Chris Wood (Long Ashton) will represent the English Golf Union in the St Mellion International in Cornwall on 8th - 10th August..... Full Story

Runaway championship wins for Kelly Tidy and Alexandra Peters
Sunday, August 6, 2006
Manchester's Kelly Tidy has won the English Girls' U15 Championship by nine shots and Nottinghamshire's Alexandra Peters has also scored a runaway victory in the English U13 Championship, winning by 13 strokes........ Full Story

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