On Friday, August 3rd, 2018 the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the first round of the Tour Championship at Salem Glen Golf Club in Clemmons, North Carolina. The Tour Championship is the 10th and final Championship event of the 2018 season and wraps up the 2018 national events schedule. The event features a field of 54 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour. They will tackle the course at 6,052 yards in the Bell National Division and 5,289 yards in the Futures National Division.
Leading the Bell National Division after the first round is Danielle Suh (Herndon, VA 2020) with a round 1 score of 1-under par, 71. There is currently a two way tie for 2nd place. Julie Shin (Brambleton, VA 2022) and Isabel Bae (Bristow, VA 2021) both finished the day with a score of even par, 72. There is a two-way tie for 4th place. Halynn Lee (Cary, NC 2021) and Olivia John (Summerfield, NC 2018) both finished the day with a score of 2-over par, 74.
Leading the Futures National Division after round 1 is Averi Cline (Suwanee, GA 2022) with a score of 1-under par, 71. Currently in 2nd place with a round 1 score of even par, 72, is Reagan Southerland (Atlanta, GA 2023). There is a two-way tie for 3rd place. Annabelle Millard (St. George, UT 2022) and Megan Morris (Cary, NC 2021) both finished the day with a round 1 score of 1-over par, 73. Christina Cupelli (Fairfax, VA 2021) is currently in 5th place with a round 1 score of 2-over par, 74.
Everyone looks to continue their success at round 2 of the PKB Tour Championship at Salem Glen Golf Club. The tournament brings together players from 9 different states: Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah and Virginia. We look forward to a great 2nd 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 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 500 members in 2016 and over 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.