Rookies of the Year: Filiph Svensson and Maria Olsson
25 Aug 2009 at 08:35 | Published by: JJM | Views: 7462 | News search
Filiph Svensson, Sweden. (Photo by Erik Tiekstra 2009)
Sascha Spreier of Germany was the best newcomer after 8 rounds strokeplay in Odense, ranked 11th in men. Two other first-timers, Marco Henning (Germany) and Filiph Svensson (Sweden) were tied 12th, one point behind Spreier. In the matchplay Filiph Svensson went all the way to the silver podium, earning the title of Rookie of the Year 2009.
In women’s competition Maria Olsson of Sweden was the best newcomer, ranked 8th after 8 rounds strokeplay, and 6th after the matchplay cup.» statistics: Rookie of the Year 1984–2009