Salisbury, NC–The second round of the PKBGT Open at Salisbury Country Club brought a plethora of sunshine and prime scoring conditions for the competitors on this Memorial Day weekend Sunday. With the great weather yesterday, the back nine was able to drain & was deemed playable for the second round. A total of 34 players advanced to the final round.
Opening round leader Nicole Adam (Pinehurst, NC 2020) carded a (-1) 70 to maintain her three-stroke lead that she held overnight. Nicole carded three birdies on her card with two back-to-back on holes 16 & 17. Adam was not the only player to fire a red number, Sara Im (Duluth, GA 2023), Rory Weinfurther (Midlothian, VA 2020), & Lydia Swan (North East, PA 2022) took advantage of the scorable back nine and matched the leader with a round of 70 (-1). The most significant jump in the leaderboard came from Maya Beasley (Croton on Hudson, NY 2023), who bounced back from a rocky 81 in round one to make the cut on the number thanks to a second-round 72 (+1).
- Nicole Adam (Pinehurst, NC 2020) / 68 / 70 = 138 (-4)
- Sara Im (Duluth, GA 2023) / 71 / 70 = 141 (-1)
- Rory Weinfurther (Midlothian, VA 2020) / 72 / 70 = 142 (E)
- Lydia Swan (North East, PA 2022) / 73 / 70 = 143 (+1)
Follow the final round at the 2020 PKBGT Open Championship at the Country Club of Salisbury
About the PKBGT
Founded in 2007 by Girls Golf of America, a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization, as a local girls’ golf tour in the Triad region of North Carolina. The tour began as a simple concept: create more effective competitive playing opportunities for girls. By utilizing innovative yardage-based divisions instead of the traditional age-based format, the tour focused on developing tournament experience at the player’s pace. The 2020 season will feature over 1110 tournaments in 9 states on the East Coast, and with over 1,000 members, the PKBGT is the largest girl’s only tour in the country. Learn more about the PKBGT at http://www.pkbgt.org/.
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