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Ballarat District Golf Incorporated

2021 03 news golf league

The 2021 MyGolf Junior League was played over a five-week period, with the final round of matches played on Sunday 28th February at the Midlands Golf Club.

Held in conjunction with Junior Pennant, the MyGolf Junior League catered for 36 boys and girls each week who:

  • Have been introduced to golf through Golf Australia school-based programs and/or the MyGolf program
    and/or
  • Are a junior member at a Ballarat District Golf affiliated club

Played in teams of six, matches were played over nine holes on a shortened course. Players participated in pairs, with a Two-Ball Ambrose Match Play format used.

Team Lee went through the season undefeated to claim the title. Congratulations to team members Jack Poulton, William Morris, Ethan White, Isaiah Whitehouse, Keira Canfield Culley and Mackenzie Schiltz. Team Day also enjoyed an excellent season, finishing in second position.

 

Team

Played

Won

Drawn

Lost

Points

Holes Won

Team Lee

5

4

1

0

9

73

Team Day

5

3

1

1

7

72

Team Scott

5

1

2

2

4

64.5

Team Leishman

5

1

2

2

4

62.5

Team Green

5

1

1

3

3

70

Team Smith

5

0

3

2

3

63


One of the priorities of Ballarat District Golf is to grow junior participation and the MyGolf Junior League is an important activity in our junior development pathway. We look forward to growing the competition again in 2022.

Many thanks to:

  • Tony Collier (Golf Australia), Ron Adams (Secretary – Ballarat District Golf) and Andrew Cartledge (Ballarat Junior Golf Academy) for coordinating the competition
  • Our group of parents for bringing the children along each week and supervising the matches
  • Mt Xavier Golf Club, Buninyong Golf Club, Maryborough Golf Club and Midlands Golf Club for hosting the matches

Ballarat District Golf also wish to acknowledge the following key partners who supported the MyGolf Junior League:

  • Our affiliated clubs
  • Ballarat Junior Golf Academy
  • Golf Australia
  • Sports Central
  • VicHealth
  • Victorian Golf Foundation

Andrew Milligan
Junior Coordinator