Charlie Goodridge Wins 2019 East Anglian U12 Championship

Twelve-year-old golfer Charlie Goodridge won the East Anglian Under 12 Junior Golf Championship for the third time in four years which was held at Stonham Barns.

The youngster, from Bury St Edmunds Golf Club, scored 66 which included a back nine of 31.

He has been regular supporter of the junior tournaments at Stonham Barns and it was fitting he won this event as it was the last time he was eligible to play.

In the age categories Tobias Maynard from Southwold Golf Club won the Under 8’s with Will Holmwood in second place. Imogen Potter from Diss Golf Club won the Under 10’s with Michael Kirk in second place and Ben Green from Stonham Barns won the Under 15 Trophy with Joshua Newman second.

This was the 19th playing of th event which was established in 2001 by Tony Dobson, the PGA Professional at Stonham Barns. The event, which was featured on a Channel 4 documentary in 2008, has produced some great champions and given many others the chance to enjoy playing some competitive golf at a young age.

For more information on other junior golf tournaments and junior coaching available at Stonham Barns Golf visit their website www.stonhambarnsgolf.co.uk

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