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Update: Tight leaderboard at TOURNEY OF CHAMPS

On Saturday, September 20, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the first round of the TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS at Dolphin Head Golf Club. Although the threat for thunderstorms was imminent throughout the round, the girls were able to finish the round only having to deal with a light shower. The course is a Gary Player design and is a favorite among the Island courses. The event features a field 17 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, after round one, Caroline Curtis (Glen Allen, VA 2019) and Delaney Shah (North Potomac, MD 2016) are tied for first at two over par with a score of 74. Not far behind the leaders is Adeena Shears (Elizabeth, WV 2016) at four over par with a score of 76 and
Caroline Cahill (Wilmington, NC 2017) at five over par with a score of 77.

In the Futures Division, after round one, Rebecca DiNunzio (Norfolk, VA 2019) is leading the field by five strokes at one over par with a score of 73. Not far behind DiNunzio is Katharina Floyd (Chapel Hill, NC 2020) and Sirena Walsh (Chantilly, VA 2016) are tied for second at six over par each with a scores of 78.

Weather for Sunday’s round looks fantastic, with partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the mid 80s. It should be a great day to conclude the TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS.

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: Turk wins Bash at the Bay

On Sunday, June 15, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour concluded the Bash at the Bay Classic at the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club (Green Course). The course is host to multiple college events and is a great course for this two-day tournament. The event features 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.

The Bell Division-Prep Series, Katie Turk (Blacksburg, VA 2015) shot nine over par with a score of 81 with a two-day total of 157 to place first. Emily Salamy (Williamsburg, VA 2015) shot five over par with a score of 77 with a two-day total of 161 to place second and Lena Capoccia (Bethesda, MD 2018) shot nine over par with a score of 81 with a two-day total of 162 to place third.

The Futures Division, Rebecca DiNunzio (Norfolk, VA 2019) shot eight over par with a score of 80 with a two-day total of 152 to place first. Ciaran Carlile (Evans, GA 2015) shot seven over par with a score of 79 with a two-day total of 160 to place second and Kendall Turner (Chesapeake, VA 2019) shot eight over par with a score of 82 with a two-day total of 162 to place third.

With their victory’s, Turk and DiNunzio both received class A exemptions into the Tournament of Champions this fall. With their runner-up finishes, Salamy and Carlile both received class C exemptions into the Tournament of Champions.

PKBGT returns to action on Thursday-Friday, June 19-20 with the PGS JR GIRLS CHAMPIONSHIP @ Bryan Park Golf Course (Champions Course) in Greensboro, NC. The event is the fourth championship event of the season and brings together players from North 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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Update: Turk leads Bash at the Bay

On Saturday, June 14, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the Bash at the Bay Classic at the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club (Green Course). The course is host to multiple college events and is a great course for this two-day tournament. The event features a field of 26 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, after round one, Katie Turk (Blacksburg, VA 2015) is leading the field by five strokes at four over par with a score of 76. Not far behind Turk is Lena Capoccia (Bethesda, MD 2018) and Eunbbie Kim (Potomac, MD 2015) both shot nine over par each with scores of 81.

The Futures Division, after round one, Rebecca DiNunzio (Norfolk, VA 2019) has a commanding lead over the rest of the field after shooting even par with a score of 72. Ciaran Carlile (Evans, GA 2015) shot nine over par with a score of 81 and Kendall Turner (Chesapeake, VA 2019) shot 10 over par with a score of 82.

Weather for Sunday’s round looks fantastic with sunny skies temperatures in the 80s. Looks like a great day to conclude the Bash at the Bay Classic!

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: Freedman wins Pirate Classic

On Sunday, June 8, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour concluded the Pirate Classic at Greenville Country Club (Greenville Course). The course is home to the East Carolina University golf teams and was an excellent course for this two-day tournament. The event features a field of 37 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, Hailey Freedman (Chapel Hill, NC 2018) shot one over par with a score of 73 and won a two-hole sudden-death playoff to place first with a score of 151. Killian Casson (Ellicott City, MD 2015) shot three over par with a score of 75 with a two-day total of 151 to place second and
Siranon Shoomee (Sanford, NC 2016) shot nine over par with a score of 81 with a two-day total of 156 to place third.

The Futures Division, Rebecca DiNunzio (Norfolk, VA 2019) shot 10 over par with a score of 82 with a two-day total of 158 to place first. Kendall Turner (Chesapeake, VA 2019) shot 11 over par with a score of 83 with a two-day total of 163 to place second and Jillian Preisach (Fuquay Varina, NC 2019) shot four over par with a score of 76 with a two-day total of 167 to place third.

With their victory’s, Freedman and DiNunzio both received class A exemptions into the Tournament of Champions this fall. With their runner-up finishes, Casson and Turner both received class C exemptions into the Tournament of Champions.

PKBGT returns to action on Wednesday, June 11 with the One-Day Open Series @ Rock Barn Resort & Spa (Jackson Course) in Conover, NC. 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 tournament brings together players from event brings together players from North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West 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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Update: Shoomee leads Pirate Classic

On Saturday, June 7, the 2014 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the first round of the Pirate Classic at Greenville Country Club (Greenville Course). The course is home to the East Carolina University golf teams and is an excellent course for this two-day tournament. The event features a field of 38 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, after round one, Siranon Shoomee (Sanford, NC 2016) is leading the field by one stroke at three over par with a score of 75. Not far behind Shoomee is Killian Casson (Ellicott City, MD 2015) at four over par with a score of 76. Hailey Freedman (Chapel Hill, NC 2018) and Grace Yatawara (Salisbury, NC 2016) are tied for third place at six over par each with scores of 79.

The Futures Division, after round one, Rebecca DiNunzio (Norfolk, VA 2019) is leading the field by four strokes at four over par with a score of 76. Not far behind DiNunzio is Kendall Turner (Chesapeake, VA 2019) at eight over par with a score of 80 and Lindsey Burton (Goldsboro, NC 2016) at 12 over par with a score of 84.

Weather for Sunday’s round looks fantastic with sunny skies and temperatures in the mid 80s. Looks like a great day to conclude the inaugural Pirate Classic!

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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