On Saturday, August 11th, the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour in partnership with the WSCGA Junior Golf Foundation plays the South Carolina One-Day Series event at The Orangeburg CC in Orangeburg, 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 Orangeburg CC features a field of 22 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour.
Featured in the 7 player Prep Series are Ceclia Knecht (North Charleston, SC 2019), Cori Langford (Blythewood, SC 2020) and Telie McCoy (Early Branch, SC 2019). Cecelia is currently ranked T39 on the Prep SE Order of Merit and finished 5th at the SC One-Day Series at CC of South Carolina. Cori is currently ranked 35th on the Prep SE Order of Merit and finished runner-up at the Coastal Carolina Classic. Telie is currently ranked T43 on the Prep SE Order of Merit and finished 1st at the SC One-Day at CC of South Carolina.
Featured in the 14 player Futures Series are Ella Drew Dodd (Mount Pleasant, SC 2022), Regan Clifford (Mount Pleasant, SC 2020) and Allison Lebo (North Augusta, SC 2022). Ella Drew is currently ranked 6th on the Futures SC Order of Merit and finished 5th at the SC One-Day at CC of South Carolina. Regan is currently ranked 4th on the Futures SC Order of Merit and finished 1st at the SC One-Day at CC of South Carolina. Allison is currently ranked 1st on the Futures SC Order of Merit and has 3 top-3 finishes with the PKB this season.
Everyone looks to continue their success this weekend at the South Carolina One-Day Series event at Orangeburg CC! Awards will be presented to the top-4 finishers in the Prep and Futures Series. 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.