Three teams named for Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters

Emma Allen

Three teams of youngsters will represent England Golf in the Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters at Nizels, from June 18-21.

The teams are:

Will Enefer of Shopshire, Matty Lamb of Northumberland and Lizzie Prior of Surrey.

Toby Briggs of Norfolk, Billy Spooner of Lincolnshire and Emma Allen of Hampshire.

George Gardner of Berkshire, Rhys Nevin-Wharton of Cheshire and Sammy Fuller of Surrey

The players:

Emma Allen, 18, (Meon Valley) helped England win the 2014 Girls’ Home Internationals and Hampshire to become women’s County Final champions.(Image © Leaderboard Photography)

Toby Briggs, 15, (Dunston Hall), helped England to finish runners-up in the boys' Nations Cup at the German open. He was also in the winning England team in the Nations Cup at the Fairhaven Trophies and was runner-up there in the boys’ individual event.

Will Enefer, 17, (Wrekin) was runner-up in the German boys’ open and was also a member of the team which was second in the Nations Cup. He tied fourth in the Fairhaven Trophies.

Sammy Fuller, 16, (Roehampton) returned from injury this season to tie for the Irish U18 stroke play. She has represented England in the girls’ Home Internationals and GB&I in the junior Vagliano Trophy match.

George Gardner, 18, (Castle Royle) won the individual title at last year’s Canadian International Junior Challenge and also led England to team victory.

Matty Lamb, 17, (Hexham) has represented England since 2012 and was a member of the winning national team at the 2014 Boys’ Home Internationals. He was fourth in the Peter McEvoy Trophy.

Rhys Nevin-Wharton, 17, (Sandiway) was the runner-up in last year’s Daily Telegraph junior championship and was fourth in the 2014 Sir Henry Cooper Junior Masters.

Lizzie Prior, 17, (Burhill) is a girl international who has won the Fairhaven Trophies and the Critchley Salver this season. She was in the England team which finished second in the girls’ Nations Cup at the German junior open.

Billy Spooner, 17, (Woodhall Spa) first represented England in 2012 and contributed to last year’s successful U16 campaign against the other home nations.