Thursday 30th May 2019 – Sunday 2nd June 2019
English Men’s Open Amateur Stroke Play Championship for the Brabazon Trophy
2 June 2019
Yorkshire 16-year-old Ben Schmidt became the youngest-ever winner of the Brabazon Trophy today, finishing on 13-under par and winning by five shots at Alwoodley Golf Club, Leeds.
Schmidt pips major winners Sandy Lyle and Charl Schwartzel who were respectively 17 and 18 when they won the English Men’s Open Amateur Stroke Play.
“Being the youngest makes it even more special,” said Schmidt, who was under par in all four rounds of the championship, scoring 69 64 69 69.
THE ALWOODLEY GOLF CLUBWigton Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS17 8SA
- 18 hole course