Junior Golf in Telford, Shropshire

Mark and lisa are delighted to be joining Lilleshall Hall Golf Club as Head Professionals.

Here is a little bit about them:

Mark Shervill
I have been coaching golf for 18 years during which time I have worked with thousands of golfers on improving their game, from the European Tour players to my passion of Junior and Youth development, where I have taken children from hitting their first shots, to winning national championships. I take the individual on a full holistic journey through the mental, physical, technical and tactical aspects of performance that all adds up to achieving fantastic results.

Lisa Shervill
I am a member of the Ladies European tour with over 20 years experience playing at the highest level; from winning national amateur championships to playing in Major professional tournaments around the world. I love playing golf and enjoy passing on my passion for the game to my pupils. I am a mentor to golfers of all abilities and help each individual find their love for the game that fuels their desire and drives their performance to achieve awesome results.

Mark and Lisa are holding a free taster session on Saturday 1st of December at 9.30 until 10.30am. If you are unable to visit us then please contact Mark or Lisa in the Pro shop or contact 01952 604776 and select option 1.

The junior golf section of Lilleshall Hall Golf Club is strong and currently carrying on the tradition of being one of the leading junior sections of the Shropshire and Herefordshire Union of Golf Clubs. Our Junior section has been growing year on year and we are now over 35 members strong.

For many years we have been providing junior golf players to the Shropshire & Herefordshire Union of Golf Clubs County junior team and currently have four players regularly playing for the County Junior Golf team. This is great honour for the players and the Golf Club.

All children from age 8 to 18 are invited to join our club the junior golf membership fee is very competitively priced. Parents are invited to view and observe the coaching that is carried out. All members involved with junior coaching are DBS registered.

News from Lilleshall Juniors

Rory McDonald-O’Brien competed in the England U14 Reid Trophy at Manchester Golf Club 8-10th August

In a very strong field of 144 international players ( 21 countries represented ) Rory finished 4th winning a voucher and achieving his aim of finishing as the top England player!

England golf did a press article on Rory as he was there leading player (see photo below )

We think he’s the 1st person in Shropshire and Herefordshire to finish as high as 4th place in the England u14 championship.

His rounds were :-

  • Day one 74 ( 2 over par)
  • Day two 70 ( 2 under par )
  • Day three 74 ( 2 over par)

He is now been cut to 1.8 handicap At the age of 13 this is an amazing achievement and Charles Seivewright the county junior organiser was very pleased and says Rory is the lowest handicap Shropshire has had at under 14 age group!

All the other information about the rounds and scores and players and write up is on the England golf website

www.englandgolf.org