Charlottesville, VA- The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour began the spring Championship schedule on Saturday at Birdwood Golf Course, the home of UVA Women’s Golf. At one point during round one, nineteen players were under par.
The Kiawah Resort Girls Classic champion, Sydney Yermish (Wynnewood, PA 2023), takes a one-shot lead heading into a questionable weather forecast on Sunday at the Bell Spring Invitational. Yermish carded four birdies and two eagles on the day, finishing round one at 70 (-2). Just a shot behind the Wynnewood, PA native are the Lydic sisters at (-1). Hannah Lydic (Ocean View, DE 2022), recent commit to the University of Richmond, will join her younger sister Sarah Lydic (Ocean View, DE 2024) in the final group with Yermish. Hannah recorded a field-high six birdies at Birdwood Golf Course and Boar’s Head Resort.
1. Sydney Yermish (Wynnewood, PA 2023) / 70 (-2)
T2. Hannah Lydic (Ocean View, DE 2022) / 71 (-1)
T2. Sarah Lydic (Ocean View, DE 2023) / 71 (-1)
Follow the final round at the PKBGT Spring Invitational.
About the PKBGT
Founded in 2007 by Girls Golf of America, a non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization, 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 2020-2021 season will feature over 110 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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