On Saturday, December 28, the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour played the first round of the last event of 2019 in Southern Pines, NC with the Peggy Kirk Bell Junior.
The tournament will featured players from both the Bell National and Futures National Divisions. 77 players took the course on in the mid-holiday break event.
Leading the Bell National field is Nicole Adam (Pinehurst, NC 202o) after posting a round of 72. Adam posted 4 birdies in route to her first round score of even par.
- Nicole Adam (Pinehurst, NC 202o) / 72 (E)
- Maria Atwood (Holly Springs, NC 2022) / 73 (+1)
- Sydney Yermish (Wynnewood, PA 2023) / 76 (+4)
Leading the Futures National field is Gracie Song (Waxhaw, NC 2026) after poster a round of 74. Song posted 3 birdies in route to her first round score of 2 over par.
- Gracie Song (Waxhaw, NC 2026) / 74 (+2)
- Akshitha Vemuru (Herndon, VA 2021) / 78 (+6)
- Tyler Spriggs (Cary, NC 2023) / 78 (+6)
Follow today’s final round action at the 2019 Peggy Kirk Bell Junior!
About the PKBGT
Founded in 2007 by the Triad Youth Golf Foundation, 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 2019 season will feature over 90 tournaments in 9 states on the East Coast and with over 900 members, the PKBGT is the largest girl’s only tour in the country. Learn more about the PKBGT at http://www.pkbgt.org/.