On Saturday-Sunday, August 25-26, the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour in partnership with the WSCGA Junior Golf Foundation played the Southeast Series Finale event at The GC at Wescott Plantation in North Charleston, SC.
The SC One-Day Series included 8 One-Day tournaments in the South Carolina region, concluding this weekend with a two-day Series Finale. 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 Southeast Series Finale at The GC at Wescott Plantation features a field of 20 players from the PKB Girls’ Golf Tour, the nation’s largest “girls’ only” junior tour.
The Champion of the Prep Series is Alexia Siehl (Fort Mill, SC 2022) with a scores of 77,75 = 152. Ella Kue (King Mountain, NC 2023) finished runner-up with a scores of 82,73 = 155. Finishing in 3rd place with a scores of 78,77 = 155 is Chloe Holder (Williamston, SC 2021). Sarah Boteler (Greenville, SC 2021) finished in 4th place with a scores of 78,82 = 155. Finishing in fifth place is Grace Jones (Hayesville, NC 2020) with scores of 79, 77 = 156.
The Champion of the Futures Series is Autumn Carey (Manning, SC 2022) with a scores of 81, 78 =159 . Sarah Fox (Lakeland, FL 2021) finished runner-up with a scores of 83,79 = 162. Izzy Stone (Beaufort, SC 2020) finished with scores of 77,85 = 162. Allison Lebo (North Augusta, SC 2022) finished in fourth place with scores of 84,86 = 170. In fifth place was Abigail Cheney (Guyton, GA 2021) with scores of 88,83 = 171.
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.