Greensboro, NC- The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour travels to the coast of Virginia for the annual LPGA Pure Silk Girls Junior Championship hosted by the Middle Atlantic PGA Section at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, VA. 62 players from eight states will compete in the championship event at the site of the LPGA Pure Silk Championship. The winner receives a spot in the official Monday Qualifier for the LPGA Tour Pure Silk Invitational @ Kingsmill, May 17-23, 2021.

Bell National

In the Bell National division, sixty-two players will tee it up on the 5833 yards par 71 set up.

Top-ranked players in the field include:

  • Amber Mackiewicz — Virginia Beach, VA — Class of 2023 — #4 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Sydney Yermish — Wynnewood, PA — Class of 2023 — #5 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Kiera Bartholomew — Wake Forest, NC — Class of 2023 — #6 on the PKBGT Performance Index

Play will begin on Saturday, April 24, at 11:00 AM EST (weather permitting).

 

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 2020-21 season will feature over 110 tournaments in 10 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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