Girls’ quartet selected to play Switzerland

Lily May Humphreys

English U14 champion Lily May Humphreys has been selected for the England team of four to play Switzerland U16 girls at Heswall on Tuesday, August 18.

The 13-year-old from Essex (image © Leaderboard Photography) will be joined by Surrey’s Martha Lewis, Spain-based Mimi Rhodes and Amelia Williamson of Norfolk.

To see scores for the match, visit the Heswall Golf Club website and click on the link for 'International Match'.

The team is selected from players taking part in the North of England U16 championship at Heswall, from August 19-21. They will be supported in their match and championship preparations by England Golf girls’ coach Scott Godfrey.

The players:

Lily May Humphreys, 13, (Channels) won the English U14 girls’ championship at Royal Cromer last month. She has also had top 20 finishes in two ladies’ scratch events, the Porters Park Scratch and the Whittington Trophy.

Martha Lewis, 15, (St George’s Hill) tied sixth in the English U16 girls’ championship at Royal Cromer. Last year she won the U14 title at the North of England championship.

Mimi Rhodes, 13, (La Canada) was runner-up in the English U14 championship and in last year’s English U13 championship.

Amelia Williamson, 15, (Royal Cromer) has won three English schools’ titles this year: the national, the U16 and the South East championships. She tied sixth in the English U16 girls and 22nd in the English women’s amateur.