On Saturday, August 4th, the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour in partnership with the WSCGA Junior Golf Foundation played the South Carolina One-Day Series event at The Country Club Of Spartanburg in Spartanburg, SC.
The SC One-Day Series will include 8 One-Day tournaments in the South Carolina region,concluding with a two-day Series Finale at the end of the season. These events offer innovative yardage-based divisions to girls aged 9-17. The PKBGT Series Progression allows players to progress towards playing collegiate golf by playing yardage/skill appropriate tournaments as they develop their game.
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 South Carolina One-Day Series event at CC of Spartanburg features a field of 29 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour.
The Champion of the Prep Series is Ella Kue (Kings Mountain, NC 2023) with a score of 1-under par, 71. Finishing runner-up with a score of 78 is Sydney Roberts (Chesnee, SC 2022). Caitlyn Cash (Chesnee, SC 2020) finished in 3rd place with a score of 83. Ashley Looper (Marietta, SC 2019) finished in 4th place with a score of 84.
The Champion of the Futures Series is Madison Lynn Dixon (Inman, SC 2023) who fired a round 70 (-2). Finishing runner-up with a score of 78 is Nicole Nash (Charlotte, NC 2023). Allison Lebo (North Augusta, SC 2022) and Abby Franks (Roebuck, SC 2023) finished in a tie for 3rd place with a score of 80.
The PKBGT South Carolina One-Day Series is back in action Saturday, August 11 for the SC One-Day Series at Orangeburg CC. There is still time to register! We look forward to 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 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.