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About Emily Brooks

Tournament Director & Development Coordinator for the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls' Golf Tour

Featured Pairing: Round 1, PKBGT Open Championship

The PKBGT is back in action this weekend at the historic Country Club of Salisbury, home to a PKBGT Tour event since the tour's inception in 2007. A Donald Ross Classic, the country club is home to Catawba College's women's golf team and a favorite on the PKBGT schedule. The Bell field this week is one of the strongest of 2018, coming in just behind the PKBGT [...]

By | 2018-05-25T14:55:38+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Event News|0 Comments

Abigail Schimpf Wins WSCGA Foundation Championship

Article Courtesy of WSCGA: The Inaugural Foundation Junior Championship is in the books with the players escaping both rounds with not a drop of rain. The greens at Three Pines Country Club were so perfect that Augusta National would be proud to claim as their own, and with a nice breeze and sunny skys the girls were on there way in the final round of the championship. Going into [...]

By | 2018-05-21T13:47:52+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PKBGT Alumni Compete at 2018 NCAA Championship in Stillwater, OK

19 PKBGT Alumni are competing alongside their teammates at the 2018 NCAA Championship played at Karsten Creek GC, home of the Oklahoma State's Women's golf team, in Stillwater, OK. Among these alumni are 2013 PKBGT Invitational Champion Anna Redding ('15), 2014 PKBGT Invitational Champion Emilia Migliaccio ('17) and 3-Time PKBGT Champion Jennifer Chang ('17). Redding, who hails from Concord, NC, just finished her junior year at the [...]

By | 2018-05-17T21:17:02+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PKBGT Members, Past and Present, Tee it Up This Weekend on the Symetra and LPGA Tours

Twenty-seven. That’s the number of PKBGT titles earned by 5 different competitors playing in the Symetra Tour’s Symetra Classic at River Run GC in Davidson, NC. This weekend, 4 PKBGT Alumni and 1 current PKBGT member will tee it up on the Road to LPGA, the developmental pathway of the LPGA Tour. Alumni in the field include Katherine Perry (’10), Lori Beth Adams (’10), Laura Wearn (’09) and Kayla [...]

By | 2018-05-17T11:51:06+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

Kayla Smith Set to Compete at the Symetra Tour’s Self Regional Healthcare Women’s Health Classic This Weekend

When Kayla Smith walked down the 18th fairway of the PKBGT Women’s Health Classic Junior Qualifier, she thought she had to make birdie to secure her spot in this week’s Symetra Tour Self Regional HealthCare Women’s Golf Classic, but her par on the par 5- 18th was good enough. This week, she will walk down the same fairway alongside the rising stars of the LPGA Tour. For [...]

By | 2018-05-09T21:25:41+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

PKBGT Introduces New Central Florida Regional Series in Partnership with the IOA Golf Classic

Insurance Office of America links generations of women’s golf through new partnership with the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour  Greensboro, NC (February 1, 2018) — The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour (PKBGT) has announced a partnership with Insurance Office of America to introduce a new developmental series for junior girl golfers in Central Florida. Insurance Office of America, which will be the title sponsor for [...]

By | 2018-02-05T22:45:57+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

Recap: Team NC East Wins the Inaugural Linville Cup!

The inaugural Linville Cup Team Challenge and Leadership Retreat is in the books! The Linville Cup is designed to reward and enrich the lives of the top finishers of the 2017 Peggy Kirk Bell Girls' Golf Tour with a weekend of team golf and leadership seminars. Building on our motto of "more than a golf tournament", this special weekend will bring together players who have excelled in the [...]

By | 2018-01-21T16:21:52+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Event News|0 Comments

Update: Kuehn, Jonely lead after Round 1 of Tournament of Champions presented by Golf Pride

Steady: the key word to describe Rachel Kuehn's (Class of 2019) 3 under round of 69 to take the lead after round 1 of the 2017 Tournament of Champions presented by Golf Pride. The event is being held at Pinehurst #8, host of the 2014 North and South Women's Amateur and features top performers from the 2017 Peggy Kirk Bell Girl's Golf Tour, the nations largest "girl's [...]

By | 2017-12-03T12:07:44+00:00 December 3rd, 2017|Event News|0 Comments

12-Year-Old Bailey Shoemaker Holds Her Ground in Last Week’s Invitational

They say age is just a number- and 12-year old Bailey Shoemaker proved that at the PKBGT Invitational this past weekend. Shoemaker, a 7th grader from West Edmeston, NY, made headlines with a top 10 finish against a field composed of elite, high school players, many of which have committed to play high level division I college golf. Her steady play gave her a  3 day total of [...]

By | 2017-11-16T17:05:09+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Tour News|0 Comments

Pre-Order Yardage Books for PKBGT National Events

The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls' Golf Tour is excited to announce our new partnership with Book of Yardage, a detailed yardage book provider that will create custom, informative yardage books for PKBGT members to use in all PKBGT National Events. Parallel to Book of Yardage's slogan "Offering key intel you can't get with a rangefinder," each book will outline specific details of each course (including slope and [...]

By | 2017-11-16T17:03:30+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Tour News|0 Comments