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A Weekend Sophie Guo Won’t Soon Forget

This past weekend September 28-30, Sophie Guo (Orlando, FL 2019) took one step closer to her ultimate goal: playing professional golf. Guo, who is originally from China, competed in the LPGA Symetra Tour’s 2018 IOA Golf Classic held at Alaqua Country Club in Longwood, FL. Sophie's Performance As the lone amateur in the field, Guo did not let the big stage affect her game and finished the [...]

By | 2018-10-01T15:22:10+00:00 October 1st, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

#ThrowbackThursday College Roundup: September 20-27

The fall college golf season is in full swing! Weather played a major factor early on with several tournaments shortened due to unplayable conditions and excessive rain. Our PKBGT alumni aren’t letting the weather hold them back as multiple players took home trophies this week winning their respective tournaments. Several other players cracked the top-10 with record breaking scores and even a hole-in-one! We continue our weekly [...]

By | 2018-10-10T17:14:23+00:00 September 27th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

#ThrowbackThursday Weekly College Roundup

The beach umbrellas are packed away for the season, summer break is over and school is back in session! With the start of another school year comes the beginning of the 2018 College Golf fall season! You can find PKBGT alumni spread all throughout the country competing for their school at all levels of college competition. Though the season begins at different times for each team, this [...]

By | 2018-09-20T14:59:36+00:00 September 20th, 2018|Tour News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 Players Within Reach of Futures National Order of Merit

The 2018 Tour Championship not only marks the conclusion of the 2018 PKBGT National schedule, but also the conclusion of the Bell and Futures National Order of Merit races. In the Bell National Order of Merit, Amanda Sambach has locked up the Order after winning the 2017 PKBGT Invitational, the 2018 PKBGT Open Championship and the 2018 PKBGT Precision Girls Championship. Without any of her competitors in [...]

By | 2018-08-05T13:15:13+00:00 August 4th, 2018|Tour News|0 Comments

The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour Announces New LPGA Symetra Tour Qualifier

Greensboro, NC (July 13, 2018) — The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour (PKBGT) and Insurance Office of America will conduct a junior qualification event for the LPGA Symetra Tour’s IOA Golf Classic, which is held September 28-30, 2018. The winner of the qualifier will be awarded a sponsor’s exemption into the professional event. Insurance Office of America, the title sponsor of three LPGA Symetra Tour events [...]

By | 2018-07-13T14:30:24+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Event News, Tour News|0 Comments

Five PKBGT Alumni Competing in the 73rd US Women’s Open

It's one of the biggest weeks in women's golf- where 144 of the world's best female golfers will tee it up in the 73rd US Women's Open played at Shoal Creek Country Club in Birmingham, Alabama. And, for the first time in tour history, FIVE PKBGT alumni will be among those in the field. Alumni include Katelyn Dambaugh ('13), Jillian Hollis ('15), Emilia Migliaccio ('17), Jennifer Chang [...]

By | 2018-05-30T19:19:11+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Tour News|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

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