Date: September 28, 2012

Herbert Wins NSW Boys

Victorian Lucas Herbert (Commonwealth GC) wins 2012 Boy’s NSW Amateur Championship at Glenmore Heritage Valley Golf Club. Starting the day with a three-shot lead over New South Welshman Mitchell Vendables.

Lucas opened the first 18-holes for the day with an amazing eight under par, 64, a new course record. His total score of 277 was seven clear of his nearest rival, Cameron Davis from Roseville Golf Club who was runner up on a countback from Bankstown’s Mitchell Venables.

Other notable Victorian performances were Ben Eccles(284) who won Section A(16-17yrs) and Ryan Ruffels who won the Section B(14-15 yrs) with a total score of 295.

*Story courtesy of GolfNSW website.