Greensboro, NC- The Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour continues their National Series schedule at the inaugural Grand Strand Girls Classic at the Legends Golf Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC. Contested at the Moorland Course, thirty-one players from six states will tee it up in the “Golf Capital of the World.”

 

Bell National

Six players will tee it up on the 5800 yards par 72 set up in the Bell National division.

Top-ranked players in the field include:

  • Madison Messimer — Myrtle Beach, SC — Class of 2025 — #12 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Karsyn Roberts — Pikeville, NC — Class of 2024 — #62 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Caroline Johnson — Mooresville, NC — Class of 2023 — #251 on the PKBGT Performance Index

Play will begin on Saturday, June 12, at 12:20 PM EST (weather permitting).

 

Futures National

Twenty-five players will tee it up on the 5150 yards par 72 set up in the Futures National division.

Top-ranked players in the field include:

  • Ella June Hannant — Pikeville, NC — Class of 2027 — #140 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Maddie Peake — Pauline, SC — Class of 2026 — #238 on the PKBGT Performance Index
  • Kitson O’Nealal —Pinehurst, NC — Class of 2023 — #275 on the PKBGT Performance Index

Play will begin on Saturday, June 12, at 12:20 PM 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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