Sydney-based golfer Neil Sarkies has claimed back to back titles after taking out the 25th Annual Parramatta City Heartland Woodville Junior Pro-Am on Wednesday.
Sarkies fired an impressive seven-under par 65 to finish ahead of Peter Welden and a trio of other players who finished one shot back.
The current NSW/ACT Piranha Order of Merit Leader is a regular at the Woodville course and the win is his second as part of the Choice Hotels PGA Pro-Am Series.
1. N. Sarkies 65
2. P. Welden 66
Sarkies, Welden and James Nitties were among 60 professional golfers who teed off against 60 young up and coming golfers.
This year’s Parramatta Pro Am Junior Champions were:
- Hannah Kemp, a 14-year-old from Schofields, finished first out of the girls with a score of 47
- Thomas Popov, aged 11, from West Ryde and Matthew Dane, aged 16, from West Ryde finished first in the boys 14 and under and boys 15 and over with the score of 46.
Prizes were awarded to juniors for first, second and third place finishes in individual, closest to the pins and long drive categories.