On Monday, May 28, the 2018 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the final round of the PKBGT Collegiate Series Event #1 at Country Club of Salisbury. Salisbury, home of the Catawba College women’s golf team, is a tricky course for this two-day tournament. The event features a field 6 alumni players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour.
There was a two-way tie for 1st place at the PKB Collegiate Four-Ball at CC of Salisbury! The Champion is Patricia Thompson (Appalachian State) and Abby Bolt (Appalachian State) winning the 1st playoff hole with a birdie and a two-day total of 73-74-147. Finishing runner-up with a two-day total of 77-70-147 is Maya White (Western Carolina) and Cameron Wood (Western Carolina). Alexandria Bare (UNC Pembroke) and Casey Burroughs (UNC Pembroke) finished in third place with a two-day total of 78-71-149.
The next PKB Collegiate event is the PKBGT Collegiate Amateur at Salem Glen Golf & CC in Clemmons, NC on August 4-5, 2018. There is still time to register!
The PKB Collegiate Series is a summer division for girls playing in or recently graduated from college golf. Players must be a current collegiate golfer or a recent graduate 25 years of age or younger.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 336-347-8537.