England Champion of Champions

Leah Ribano enjoyed a busy weekend on one of the toughest golf courses in the country as Northampton teenager competed in back-to-back 36-hole England Champion of Champions tournament at Woodhall Spa GC.

In the Girls event on the Saturday, Ribano carded rounds of 74, when she led, and 85 on the Bracken course to finish in ninth position. The following day, she claimed seventh place in the Women’s competition after shooting scores of 80 and 81.

Northampton club-mate Alison Irvine was 16th in the Senior Women’s Champion of Champions tournament on 183.

The Men’s, Boys and Seniors Champion of Champions events are scheduled for this weekend at the same venue as Ryan Genner, Joe Hyde and Alistair Heslop represent Northamptonshire, following their respective County Championship victories in 2022.