2018 Term 4 Spring Weekly Junior Golf Coaching Sessions will run from Tuesday 16 October to 11 December 2018 and will run from 4:00pm to 5:00pm each Tuesday. Children participating are welcome to bring their own golf clubs, but all equipment is provided. Fee is $5 per session or $20 for the 9 sessions ending on 11 December 2018.
The 2018 Russell Vale Junior Classic was held on Sunday 7 October 2018. The winner of the Junior Classic was Bradley Wills from Links Shell Cove and runner up was Selena Bosevski from Port Kembla Golf Club. The Illawarra Junior Cup (best nett score) winner was Tom Eagleton from Russell Vale Golf Club and runner up was Callum Cooney from Wollongong Golf Club. A 9 Holes JOM Event was held in conjunction - the Girls 9 Holes winner was Bella Rose Pond and the Boys 9 Holes winner was Angus Williams.
The 2018 Junior Boys and Junior Girls Club Championships, over 36 holes, were completed in May. The 2018 Junior Girls Champion is Cassidy Graham, Net Winner was Sarah Eagleton. The 2018 Junior Boys Champion is Tom Eagleton, Net Winner was Bryn Newton.
The Vale Juniors competed in the 2018 Encourage Shield and recorded one draw and three defeats. It was a learning experience for the new team and they are looking forward to better results in 2019.
Thanks to Team Members: Tom, Kaydn, Sarah, Cameron, Dane, Bryn & Max and to all the parents who assisted at the matches & special thanks to Patti & Dennis Moore for their support and assistance.
The 2017 Russell Vale Junior Classic was held on Sunday, 8 October 2017. The winner was Luke Taylor from Gerringong Golf Club, runner up was Cassidy Graham from Links Shell Cove Golf Club. The Illawarra Junior Cup was won by Jack Eagleton from Russell Vale Golf Club, runner up was Ryan McMechan from Russell Vale Golf Club. A nine hole JOM event was held in conjunction - the Girls 9 hole winner was Leah Heaton and the Boys 9 hole winner was Joey Eason.
The final of the 2017 Junior Matchplay Championship was played on 16 December 2017 between Sarah Eagleton and Cassidy Graham with Sarah Eagleton winning the final to become the 2017 Junior Matchplay Champion. Congratulations to both finalists as the match was played in fine spirits and in hot conditions.
The Junior Matchplay Championship is sponsored by President Robyn Crowe in memory of Leigh Crowe.
JPO: Phillip Peace
M: 0411 281 381
Dress Regulations for RVGC Junior Golfers (as per JNJGF)
Boys: Shirts with collar and remain tucked in at all times, tailored trousers/shorts, and socks.
No jeans (any type denim), cargo pants or 3/4 length pants.
Girls: No midriffs showing, tailored shorts/slacks/skorts/skirts.