Archive for April 15th, 2019

Jamie rises to the challenge

JAMIE Van Wyk showed a clean pair of heels as he won the Crosby Challenge Plate, the opening fixture in the 2019 Galvin Green Northern Order of merit series.

The Royal Lytham & St Annes scratch player posted a first round level par 72 then left the rest of a field standing with a closing 64.

He harvested four shots in the first three holes to reach the turn in 33 then closed with 31 to finish six ahead of the field,

 LEADING SCORES: 136 Jamie Van Wyk (Royal Lytham & St Annes) 72 64; 143 Owen Leigh (Pleasington) 70 73; 144 Louis Talarczyk (Royal Lytham & St Annes) 74 70, Mark Duncalf (S&A) 71 73, Tim Brind (Abbeydale) 69,75; 145 Harry Lord (Rossendale) 73,72; 146 Tom Harris (Ashton Wood) 73,73; 147 Andrew Borg (Longniddry) 72,75; 149 Harry Beavan (Crewe) 77,72, Timothy Saunders (Holywell) 76,73, John Carroll (Huyton & Prescot) 75,74; 150 Jack McPhail (Huyton & Prescot) 76,74.