ALWOODLEY’S Kirsty Beckwith is placed fourth after the first round of the English Girls’ Open Amateur stroke play championship at Sheringham.
She shot a 74, dropping just two shots and picking up one birdie.
Laura Morrison (Garforth) is sharing seventh place after a 76 which contained two birdies and four bogeys in her outward nine. She had half the quantity of each coming home.
Ganstead Park’s Abigail Smee is tied 11th with a 77. She was out in 41, but recovered to come home in 36, aided by a birdie at the 15th.
Olivia Jackson, of Pannal, recorded an 81 and is equal 37th. She had three double bogeys, highlight of her round being a birdie at 10.
Meon Valley’s Emma Allen is four shots ahead of the pack after an excellent opening seven-under-par 66.