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More Golfing Success for Sophie

14 July 2016


Sophie Wood is a superstar golfer. She has been playing for five years and is still only 13 years old!!

Sophie plays for the Lancashire Ladies County Golf Association and on Monday 20th June Sophie played at Childwell golf course in Gateacre in Liverpool. Sophie won the best net score and she won the Elsie Corlett salver. What a fabulous achievement Sophie.

In the list below you will see all of Sophie’s other amazing achievements going back to 2013:

2013

  • Won Lancashire Girls Millennium Trophy at Knott End
  • Runner up in the the Wee Wonders section at St.Andrews, in Scotland, with a hole in one and was presented with the flag

2014

  • Lancashire Girls U12 Champion
  • East Lancashire Golf Association Junior Nett Champion (beating 170 other boys and girls)

2014

  • Won the Rossendale East Lancashire Golf Association Junior event
  •  Runner Up at the Townley, Burnley E.L.GA.  Junior event

2016

  • Runner-up in the Schools Championship at Ashton and Lea
  • Won Lancashire Ladies Elsie Corlett Trophy at Childwall, Liverpool
  • Has played 5 times in the Lancashire Girls Team and has won 3 and drawn 2 against other counties

In June this year Sophie was second in the Lancashire School Golf Championships at Wilpshire Golf Club near Blackburn and you can read more that here.

We look forward to hearing more about Sophie’s golfing success in the future.

You can see more information about the Lancashire Ladies County Golf Association on their website

Sophie Wood


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