Sophie on Nations Cup duty

Sophie Lamb''''''''''''Image courtesy of Leaderboard Photography
Sophie Lamb''''''''''''Image courtesy of Leaderboard Photography
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British stroke play champion Sophie Lamb is in action with Georgia Price and Bel Wardle in the Nations Cup at the Spanish women’s championship.

The team event is being played alongside the two stroke play qualifying rounds of the championship, at Sherry Golf, Jerez, starting after the time of going to press yesterday, and running until Sunday.

Sophie, 19, from Clitheroe, is the 2016 British women’s stroke play champion, while she also won the England Golf Women’s Order of Merit and helped England win the Women’s Home Internationals.

This year she has already had a top 10 finish in the prestigious Harder Hall Invitational in Florida.

Price, 23, of Bude and North Cornwall, was runner up on the 2016 England Golf Order of Merit, after results including second place in the English stroke play, and third in the British stroke play.

She tied for the Royal Birkdale Scratch Cup and claimed second place in the Liphook Scratch Cup.

Wardle, 17, of Prestbury, Cheshire, was runner-up in the 2016 British girls’ championship, and was eighth in the World junior girls’ championship.

She tied with Price for the Royal Birkdale Scratch Trophy and was third on the England Golf Girls’ Order of Merit.