England’s U16 on top form v Wales

England scored a comprehensive 16-4 win over Wales in the weekend’s U16 international at Heysham Golf Club, Lancashire.

They won all three sessions, scoring 7-1 in the opening singles, 2.5-1.5 in the foursomes and  6.5-1.5 in the final singles.

Three players scores maximum points, winning all three of their games. They were Ben Schmidt, Taylor Paul and Matthew Jackman.

The full team was:
Dominic Clemons, 16, (Hanbury Manor, Hertfordshire)

Billy Groom, 16, (Worthing, Sussex)

Matthew Jackman, 16, (Southport & Ainsdale,Lancashire)

George Leigh, 16, (Trevose, Cornwall)

Taylor Paul, 16, (Stoke Park, BB&O)

Ben Pierleoni, 16, (Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire)

Ben Schmidt, 16, (Rotherham, Yorkshire)

Joe Sullivan, 16, (Chartham Park, Sussex)


Caption: The U16 team, from left, Ben Schmidt, Joe Sullivan, Taylor Paul, Ben Pierleoni, Dom Clemons, Matthew Jackman, Billy Groom and George Leigh.