Posted on 20 July 2018
ST ANDREWS, Scotland (19 July 2018) – Southern Cape teenager Martin Vorster banished his demons when he completed a wire-to-wire victory to become the first South African champion of The Junior Open Championship at St Andrews on Wednesday.
Vorster hit a few speedbumps along the way in the final round at the Eden Course, but the 16-year-old GolfRSA National Squad player kept a cool head under pressure to win by one stroke on five-under 2015.
Posted on 17 July 2018
South Africa’s Martin Vorster carded a four-under-par 66 to claim a one shot lead after the first round of the Junior Open staged over the Eden Course at St Andrews. The giant 16-year-old member of the Louis Oosthuizen Golf Academy goes into the second round with a slender advantage over Argentina’s Abel Gallegos while 13-year-old Englishman Joshua Berry from Doncaster birdied the last three holes to post a two-under-par 68 and share third place with Japan’s Tsubasa Kajitani and Adam Pedersen from Denmark.