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Recap: Sonoda, Wenmoth win One-Day at Rocky River

On Sunday, August 2, the 2015 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club. One-day tournaments are designed for golfers of all skill levels, but are a great place for development golfers to “get in to the swing of things” playing tournament golf. The goal of One-Day Open Series events is to provide a fun and friendly tournament on a premium golf course. The event featured a field 42 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 Prep Series, Sarina Sonoda (Florence, SC 2015) shot a three over par 75 to place first and chipped-in for birdie on the 18th hole to win the title by one stroke over Madison Isaacson (Greensboro, NC 2018) who shot a four over par 76.  Madison Branum (Lexington, SC 2018) and Muskan Uppal (Cornelius, NC 2019) both shot six over par each with a scores of 78 to tied for third.

In the Futures Series, Emilee Wenmoth (Clemmons, NC 2017) and Jordan Young (Winston-Salem, NC 2016) both shot seven over par each with scores of 79. Wenmoth won a two-hole sudden-death playoff to place first. Nyilah Anderson (Durham, NC 2016), Madison Cross (Hickory, NC 2016), and Meghan McPeak (Chapel Hill, NC 2017) all shot 10 over par each with scores of 82 to tie for third.

PKBGT returns to action on Monday-Wednesday, August 10-12 with the SRIXON TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP @ Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club in Southern Pines, NC. The event brings together players North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia. The event is ranked by the GolfWeek/Titliest national rankings and is the final championship tournament of the 2015 season. Who will be golden?..

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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Preview: One-Day Open Series at Rocky River

On Sunday, August 2, the 2015 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour plays the One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club. One-day tournaments are designed for golfers of all skill levels, but are a great place for development golfers to “get in to the swing of things” playing tournament golf. The goal of One-Day Open Series events is to provide a fun and friendly tournament on a premium golf course. The event features a field 43 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.

The Prep Series field features 12 golfers, highlighted some standout players on the 2015 PKBGT Performance Index, including: Rhea Bhatia (Wake Forest, NC 2015), Madison Branum (Lexington, SC 2018), Hailey Joy (Reidsville, NC 2018), and Sarina Sonoda (Florence, SC 2015).

The Futures Series field features 31 golfers, highlighted by some standout players on the 2015 Futures Series Order of Merit list, including: Madison Cross (Hickory, NC 2016), Samantha Debusk (Lexington, NC 2017), Caroline Duggan (Holly Springs, NC 2019), Kristen Holman (Raleigh, NC 2016), Meghan McPeak (Chapel Hill, NC 2017), Emelia Pack (Browns Summit, NC 2019), Emilee Wenmoth (Clemmons, NC 2017), and Jordan Young (Winston-Salem, NC 2016).

The One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club brings together players from North Carolina and South Carolina. It should be a great event!

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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Recap: Kim, Alhemoud win Black-Eyed Susan Classic

On Thursday, July 30, the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour concluded the Black-Eyed Susan Classic at Green Spring Valley Hunt Club. The course hosted a USGA US Junior Girls Championship and was a fantastic course for Mid-Atlantic Series finale. The top-three finishers in the the Mid-Atlantic Series will received invitations to the 2015 PKBGT Invitational. The event featured a field 21 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 Prep Series, Gabriella Kim (Wayne, PA 2017) shot two over par with a score of 74 to place first with a two-day total of 152. Lena Capoccia (Bethesda, MD 2018) shot even par with a score of 72 to place second with a two-day total of 153 and Cassandra Lee (Wayne, NJ 2018) shot six over par with a score of 78 to place third with a two-day total of 157.

In the Futures Series, Julia Alhemoud (Pittsburgh, PA 2017) shot six over par with a score of 78 to place first with a two-day total of 149. Jessica Rathbone (Montpelier, VA 2020) shot eight over par with a score of 78 to place second with a two-day total of 158 and Natalie Welsh (Valencia, PA 2018) shot 11 over par with a score of 83 to place third with a two-day total of 163.

PKBGT returns to action on Sunday, August 2 with the One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club in Concord, NC. The event brings together players North Carolina and South Carolina..

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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Recap: Vodry wins One-Day Open at Rocky River

On Thursday, July 18, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club. One-day tournaments are designed for golfers of all skill levels, but are a great place for development golfers to “get in to the swing of things” playing tournament golf. The goal of One-Day Open Series events is to provide a fun and friendly tournament on a premium golf course. The event featured a field of 32 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf.

In the Bell Division-Prep Series, Samantha Vodry (Mooresville, NC 2016) shot 11 over par with a score of 83 to place first. Hailey Joy (Reidsville, NC 2018) shot 12 over par with a score of 84 and won a scorecard playoff to place second and Keri Kenkel (Charlotte, NC 2017) shot 12 over par with a score of 84 to place third.

In the Futures Division, Emma Reid (Fletcher, NC 2018) shot eight over par with a score of 80 to place first. Parker Melting (Mint Hill, NC 2018) shot 10 over par with a score of 82 and won a scorecard playoff to place second and Mary Slade White (Winston-Salem, NC 2019) shot 10 over par with a score of 82 to place third.

With their victories, Vodry and Reid received a class A exemptions into the Tournament of Champions this fall. PKBGT returns to action on Friday, July 18 with the One-Day Open Series @ Bermuda Run CC (West Course) in Bermuda Run, NC. The event brings together players from 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 affordable, high-quality nationally ranked girls’ golf tournaments designed to prepare junior girls’ golfers for high school and collegiate golf. The PKBGT is the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to 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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Preview: One-Day Open at Rocky River

On Friday, July 11, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour plays the One-Day Open Series at Rocky River Golf Club. One-day tournaments are designed for golfers of all skill levels, but are a great place for development golfers to “get in to the swing of things” playing tournament golf. The goal of One-Day Open Series events is to provide a fun and friendly tournament on a premium golf course. The event features a field of 33 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf.

The Bell Division-Prep Series field features 8 golfers, highlighted some standout players on the PKBGT Performance Index, including: Taylor Scovel (Charlotte, NC 2015), Patricia Thompson (Hickory, NC 2015), and Samantha Vodry (Mooresville, NC 2016).

The Futures Division field features 25 golfers, highlighted some standout players on the 2014 PKBGT Order of Merit lists, including: Mogie Adamchik (Raleigh, NC 2017), Jaime Cassell (Charlotte, NC 2016), Alexis Jarrell (Davidson, NC 2018), Dametrah Lewis (Whispering Pines, NC 2016), and Muskan Uppal (Cornelius, NC 2019).

The One-Day Open Series at Rocky River GC brings together players from event brings together players from North Carolina and South Carolina. It should be a great tournament!

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 affordable, high-quality nationally ranked girls’ golf tournaments designed to prepare junior girls’ golfers for high school and collegiate golf. The PKBGT is the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to 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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Recap: Pritchett wins One-Day Open at Stoney Creek

On Thursday, July 3, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the One-Day Open Series at Sapona Ridge Country Club. One-day tournaments are designed for golfers of all skill levels, but are a great place for development golfers to “get in to the swing of things” playing tournament golf. The goal of One-Day Open Series events is to provide a fun and friendly tournament on a premium golf course. The event featured a field of 24 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf.

In the Bell Division-Prep Series, Katie Pritchett (Dry Fork, VA 2016) and Sarah Towne (Chapel Hill, NC 2015) both shot 14 over par each with a scores of 85. The two played a seven-hole sudden-death playoff until Pritchett made an easy par to place first.

In the Futures Division, Micah Mason (Richfield, NC 2016) shot 11 over par with a score of 82 to place first. Olivia John (Summerfield, NC 2018) shot 12 over par with a score of 83 to place second. Dametrah Lewis (Whispering Pines, NC 2016) shot 13 over par with a score of 84 to place third.

With their victories, Pritchett and Mason received a class A exemptions into the Tournament of Champions this fall. PKBGT returns to action on Friday, July 11 with the One-Day Open Series @ Rocky River GC in Concord, NC. The event brings together players from North Carolina and South Carolina.

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 affordable, high-quality nationally ranked girls’ golf tournaments designed to prepare junior girls’ golfers for high school and collegiate golf. The PKBGT is the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour with over 375 members in 2013 and 262 girls playing in or committed to 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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