On Saturday, November 16 , the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour’s top young talent gathered at the Arthur Hills Course of the Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort in Hilton Head Island, SC for round 1 of the 2019 Discovery Invitational.
The event will featured girls ages 9-12 and will be split into two divisions. The Futures National division will play a full 18 holes each day at 5,227 yards, and the Sub-Junior Division who will play 18 holes on Sunday at 3,600 yards.
Leading the Futures National is Cindy Song (Waxhaw, NC 2023) after posting a round of 75. Cline posted 1 birdie in route to her first round score of 1 over par.
- Gracie Song (Waxhaw, NC 2026) | 41 (+5)
- Leah Edwards (Greensboro, NC 2025) | 42 (+6)
- Shyla Brown (Matthews, NC 2026) | 43 (+7)
- Ellie Acrey (Winston-Salem, NC 2026) | 45 (+9)
The Sub-Junior division will be playing 18 holes tomorrow to complete their Round 1 and Round 2 scores.
Follow tomorrow’s final round action at the 2019 PKBGT Discovery Invitational!
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/.