By Tengku Noor Shamsiah Tengku Abdullah
SINGAPORE, June 11 (Bernama) -- Prudential Singapore, a leading life insurance company, Laguna National Golf and Country Club and Parallel Media Group have announced the teams for the first Prudential Junior Causeway Trophy at Laguna National, here on June 18.
The two Under-16 teams comprising 12 golfers - six male and six female - from Singapore and Malaysia will battle it out at the World Class course at Laguna National Golf and Country Club.
The one-day Junior Ryder Cup-style fixture provides a professional-standard competition for Singapore and Malaysia's most promising young players, before their seniors take to the fairway for the Prudential Causeway Trophy 2014, from June 20 to 22.
Led by senior Prudential Causeway Trophy team captains, Mohd Said Abdul Latif for Singapore and CM Chong for Malaysia, the teams will compete in match play format in 12 singles matches.
To further support individual development, each junior player will be assigned a golfing mentor, from the respective senior team, to accompany them on their practice rounds and provide one-to-one coaching in the week of the tournament.....