Ramside Hall race to victory in Junior Champion Club

Ramside Hall Golf Club has won the 2021 Junior Champion Club with a two-round Stableford points total of 148.

The Durham team comprising of Thomas Southwell, Hayden Pragnell and Jamie Jopling edged out Somerset’s Mendip Golf Club and Lees Hall from Yorkshire, who came third on countback, over two rounds at the Bracken Course at Woodhall Spa Golf Club.

On each day the best two nett scores from three were marked down to formulate the team total.

A total of 25 clubs from all over England took part in the championship having previously come through qualifiers.

At the end of day one, Ramside Hall were in a tie for 5th with 68 Stableford points, before an excellent second round score of 80 points saw them climb up the leaderboard into top spot.

Speaking about what it means to win this prestigious event, Thomas Southwell said: “It’s very special.

“It’s a really good course and everyone enjoyed it. The team are really pleased. It’s a massive score between us and it’s the biggest event we’ve ever won, so everyone is really happy.”

Click here to see the final leaderboard.