Juniors – Luis Masaveu, winner of the Faldo Elite Series at RCG El Prat
February 25, 2023 – Luis Masaveu has been proclaimed the winner of the international junior Faldo Elite Series competition held at the Real Club de Golf El Prat, in Barcelona (Spain). The player from Madrid finished with 139 shots (-5), with a last round of -4. The Faldo Elite Series at the RCG El Prat have been played over 36 Medal Play holes on the iconic Pink course of the Barcelona club.
Yesterday the day has been very even, different players have been exchanging the lead throughout it. However, Luis Masaveu has known how to play the final part of the round very well, making three birdies in the last four holes, including a birdie on the 18th that has given him victory.
The second place has been for the Valencian Rubén Lafuente, who has finished with 140 shots (-4), and the third has been for the Ukrainian Greg Grinberg, with 141 (-3). The leader of the first round, Marcel Fonseca, did not have his best day and finished fourth, with 136 (-3).
This was the first date of the eight held by the Faldo Elite Series during the season. After these eight appointments, the final will be held in Florida (United States), in January 2024. The best final classified will have exemptions from the Challenge Tour for events in 2024. The Faldo Series held at the RCG El Prat have been a success in the participation, organization and the level of game of the players.