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Golf

Gordon’s School/ Fox Hills Academy

Throughout the academic year students are able to access the fantastic golf facilities at Fox Hills as a Period 7 activity on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The Gordon’s team play all of their home fixtures on the two Championship Courses and are able to practice on the nine hole Manor Course. The extensive floodlit practice facilities and driving range at Fox Hills allow the students to train throughout the year.

During the Summer Term and the start of the Autumn Term Gordon’s School competes against the top golfing independent schools and also in local, county and National competitions. This year the school have become affiliated with the ISGA and HMC competitions and tournaments competing against all of the top Independent and HMC schools in the South of England.

Head of Golf:

Mr David Mathews - dmathews@gordons.school 

 

PGA Pro: Mr Pedro Lemos

, Fox Hills GC

 

Events

Annually Gordon's competes in the  national HMC Foursomes, ISGA championships and Surrey county cup.

Recent Successes

2018 Surrey Schools Champions

At the Surrey Schools Championships at Bletchingley GC, the Gordon’s girls' team were crowned Champions of Surrey in the team competition. Congratulations to the girls who will go on to compete in the National Finals at Woodhall Spa next year in July 2019. The boys' team finished 4th with C Denham 5th in the boys' competition.

At the Surrey Schools Individual Championship, E Kircher finished top of the leader board with 35 points and F Deaney hit an impressive 33 points to finish in third place.

Sarah Mardani was selected in the summer for England training and represented England at the inaugural Under 16’s British Open, finishing 12th position amongst the English girls.  Sarah has recently been selected in the England U18 South Region Training squad. Alex Phelps has also been selected for the South of England U16 Squad for 2018/19.

Estelle Ingram has qualified for the Junior European Open in association with Sky Sports in Alcaidesa in Spain in late November. The Champions Week Finals will take place over eight days with players from across the UK and Europe.

Regular season results from the Summer and Autumn Term:

Played 15 won 10 drew 2 lost 3

The team have won fixtures against Whitgift, Marlborough College, Trinity College and Winchester College 3-0,  Sutton Valence and Reigate Grammar 2-1 and drawing with Cranleigh 1 ½ 1 ½. 

Representatives:

Sarah Mardani- South of England U16

Alex Phelps- South of England U16

Felicity Deaney- Berkshire U18

Estelle Ingram- Surrey U18

Last year’s leavers:

Thank you to the following boys who left at the end of the Summer term for all of their efforts for golf at Gordon’s:

Callum Denham- Surrey U18 (Loughborough University)

Sam Storey- Surrey U18 (Orlando State University- golf scholarship)

Connor Curtis- Surrey U18

Jason Denham- Surrey U18

Tournaments entered this year:

HMC Foursomes and Singles and ISGA Match play and Singles National Competitions.

Southern Schools Invitational Tournament

British Schools Ladies Open.

Surrey Schools Boys and Girls County Championship.

Schools National Final