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Recap: Tindal, Uppal win Metrolina Classic

On Sunday, May 10, the 2015 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour concluded the Metrolina Classic at Rock Hill Country Club. Rock Hill, home to the Winthrop University women’s golf team, was a fantastic course for this two-day tournament. The event featured a field 38 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 425 members in 2014 and over 350 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf.

In the Bell Series, Jodee Tindal (Rock Hill, SC 2017) shot three over par with a score of 75 to place first with a two-day total of 158. Samantha Vodry (Mooresville, NC 2016) shot two over par with a score of 74 to place second with a two-day total of 155 and Jensen Castle (West Columbia, SC 2019) shot six over par with a score of 78 to place third with a two-day total of 157.

In the Future Series, Muskan Uppal (Cornelius, NC 2019) shot even par with a score of 72 to place first with a two-day total of 153. Amanda Sambach (Davidson, NC 2021) shot four over par with a score of 76 to place second with a two-day total of 161 and Emily Dunlap (Greenville, SC 2019) shot 12 over par with a score of 84 to place third with a two-day total of 163.

PKBGT returns to action next week on Sunday, May 17 with the One-Day Open Series @ Pinehurst Resort No 9 in Pinehurst, NC. The event brings together players Pennsylvania, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.

The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour is an initiative of the Triad Youth Golf Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation aimed at increasing learning and playing opportunities for youth golfers. Based out of Greensboro, North Carolina, the PKBGT offers low cost, nationally ranked girls’ golf tournaments designed to prepare junior girls’ golfers for high school and collegiate golf. Learn more about the tour at pkbgt.org or by contacting Tour Director Mike Parker at mparker@pkbgt.org or 336-347-8537.

 

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Update: Tindal, Elliott lead Metrolina Classic

On Saturday, May 9, the 2015 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the first round of the Metrolina Classic at Rock Hill Country Club. Rock Hill, home to the Winthrop University women’s golf team, is a fantastic course for this two-day tournament. The event features a field 38 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 425 members in 2014 and over 350 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf.

In the Bell Series after round one, Jodee Tindal (Rock Hill, SC 2017) is leading the field by five strokes at two over par with a score of 74. Jensen Castle (West Columbia, SC 2019) and Keri Kenkel (Charlotte, NC 2017) are tied for second at seven over par, each with scores of 79.

In the Future Series after round one, Madison Elliott (Little River, SC 2017) is leading the field by one stroke at six over par with a score of 78. Not far behind Elliott is Emily Dunlap (Greenville, SC 2019) at seven over par with a score of 79 and Muskan Uppal (Cornelius, NC 2019) at nine over par with a score of 81.

Sunny skies with temperatures in the mid 80s are in the forecast for Sunday. Looks like a beautiful day for the final round!

The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour is an initiative of the Triad Youth Golf Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation aimed at increasing learning and playing opportunities for youth golfers. Based out of Greensboro, North Carolina, the PKBGT offers low cost, nationally ranked girls’ golf tournaments designed to prepare junior girls’ golfers for high school and collegiate golf. Learn more about the tour at pkbgt.org or by contacting Tour Director Mike Parker at mparker@pkbgt.org or 336-347-8537.

 

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