Ballarat District Golf Incorporated

2022 03 news junior leagueThe 2022 MyGolf Junior League was played over a five-week period, with the final round of matches played on Sunday 6th March at the Midlands Golf Club.

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

  • Have been introduced to golf through Golf Australia school-based programs and/or the MyGolf program
  • 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 Isaiah Whitehouse, Ethan White, Puidiponk Saenwichai, Cameron Smith, Scarlett Passalick, Lia Beilfuss, Ryan Madigan, Rebecca Brodie and Jack Barker.

Team Played Won Drawn Lost Points Holes Won
Team Lee 5 3 1 1 7 71
Team Leishman 5 3 0 2 6 68
Team Smith 5 3 0 2 6 65
Team Green 5 2 0 3 4 65.5
Team Day 5 2 0 3 4 65
Team Scott 5 1 1 3 2 60.5

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.

Many thanks to:

  • The players for participating and to the parents for supporting their involvement, including supervising matches
  • Our Junior Development Committee consisting of Andrew Cartledge, Ron Adams and Tony Collier for coordinating the competition
  • Bacchus Marsh West Golf Club, Maryborough Golf Club, Hepburn Springs Golf Club, Mt Xavier Golf Club and Midlands Golf Club for each hosting a round of matches

Andrew Milligan
On behalf of the Junior Development Committee