Nicky leads East region qualifiers to Grand Medal Final

Nicky George: Regional Winner

Essex golfer Nicky George has led 10 qualifiers into the England Golf Grand Medal Final to find the country’s champion woman medal player.

Nicky,  of Theydon Bois Golf Club (pictured), won the East Region final at Thetford Golf Club, Norfolk, with a net score of 69, five-under par.

The other players who won places in the Grand Medal Final, are: Hilary Allwright of Moor Park Golf Club, Hertfordshire; Sheila Jarvis of Felixstowe Ferry Golf Club, Suffolk; Jayne Stockwell of Stock Brook Manor Golf Club, Essex; Alison Mitchell of Hintlesham Golf Club, Suffolk; Margaret Defoe of Eaton Golf Club, Norfolk; Greta Barclay of Ely City Golf Club, Cambridgeshire; Alyson Wise of King’s Lynn Golf Club, Norfolk; Debra Darling of Costessey Park Golf Club, Norfolk; Tiffany Mills of Ryston Park Golf Club, Norfolk.

The regional final was contested by players from across England Golf’s East region which covers Bedfordshire, Cambs & Hunts, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk. All the regional finalists had returned the best four scores at their club in the England Golf Medals during 2015.

The successful 10 players will meet qualifiers from five other regional finals at the Grand Medal Final at Frilford Heath in Oxfordshire on Thursday, 13 August.

The Grand Final will be a feature of Golf Week, staged by England Golf to create a national grand finale for a host of handicap and team championships.

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