On September 24, 2016 the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played Middle Atlantic One-Day Series event at Regency at Dominion Valley in Haymarket, VA. This executive course, designed by Arnold Palmer, tests you on every shot with hazards, bunkers, and small greens; par for the day was 62.
For the event, we only had two division; the Futures division had 17 participants and the Discovery division had 3 participants. Both divisions were won by girls making quite a long trip to play in the event. In the Discovery Series, Alexandra Schaul of Holmdel, NJ won with a score of 42, making the long trip down for the tournament well worth it. Katie Patterson of Washington, DC recorded her third straight runner-up finish in these Mid Atlantic one day events with a score of 51.
In the Futures Series, Emily Brubaker came up from Raleigh, NC to win with a score of 69. Mary Waclawski finished second with a score of 71. Alexandra Williams finished third, one shot behind Waclawski with a 72.
This Series will conclude in 2 weeks at the Hollows in Richmond, VA.
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 450 members in 2015 and 450 girls playing in or committed to collegiate golf. Learn more about the tour at pkbgt.org or by contacting Tour Director Mike Parker at email@example.com or 336-347-8537.