Sian's driving ambition pays off

Contributed by editor on Sep 14, 2005 - 09:44 AM


Folkestone golfer Sian Reddick is making it big in Texas after she led her Bayler Bears women's golf team to first place at the Ptarmigan Ram Classic hosted by Colorado State at the 6,113-yard, par-72 Ptarmigan Country Club. 

Studying at Bayler University in Texas, Sian Reddick and fellow team member, Josefin Svenningsson, had an outstanding tournament, leading the Bears to the  title, each with scores of 210. Sian shot 73, 67 and 70 in her three rounds.

Before leaving for America, Sian who is now 20, lived in Folkestone and attended Pent Valley School.

She won the English Ladies' Stroke Play Championship and was the Kent Ladies runner-up in 2004.

As a member of the 2003 National County Champion team, Sian was a top qualifier at the English Girls tournament in 2002 and became the Kent Junior champion twice.