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72 Players Competed at Pembroke Lakes Golf & Country Club For The Fourth Prep Tour Event of 2018
Author: Caitlin Huiting
April 14th 2018 - Pembroke Pines, Fla. – Today, the South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic held the fourth Prep Tour Event of the 2018 season at Pembroke Lakes Golf and Country Club. This event featured a full field of 72 players aging from 9-18 years old. With high winds and warm weather, the juniors faced a challenging day on the golf course.|
Tristan Wieland of Jupiter captured the boy’s 9-10 age division after back to back wins shooting a round of 3-under par 69. In second place shooting a round of 3-over par 75 was Pompano Beach native Mateo Desmond. Matthew Golovanov of Boca Raton took home the boy’s 11-12 age division after a round of 1-over par 73. Wellington native Brayden Jenard finished runner-up in the boy’s 11-12 age division after a round of 80. Davis Dickinson of Palm Beach Gardens took home first place in a scorecard playoff with a score of 7-over par 79 in the boys 13-18 age division. Hollywood’s Alejandro Arteta finished runner-up in a scorecard playoff with a score of 7-over par 79.
Kayla Bryant of Boca Raton took home her fourth straight victory in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of 2-over par 74 today. Fort Lauderdale native Ariana Silva finished runner-up in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of 4-over par 76. Maria Colella of Weston took home the girl’s 13-18 age division with a round of 84. Vero Beach native Kira Shellman finished runner-up in the girl’s 13-18 age division after a round of 89 today.
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The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic is a membership-based tour open to boys and girls ages 9-18 in South Florida with the aspirations and skill levels to compete at the High School level and features some of South Florida's most talented junior golfers. The Junior Prep Tour offers twelve one day championship events for junior golfers in South Florida.
The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour is proudly presented by The Honda Classic and supported by Don Law Golf Academy, Florida Institute of Performance, Junior.Golf, Palm Beach County Sports Commission, Precision Pro Golf, Pukka, SACSN, and The Men’s Fun Group at Mirasol.
The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour, run under the South Florida PGA Foundation, is committed to its mission of keeping membership and tournament-related costs low while providing first-class quality golf at ten championship courses throughout South Florida over the course of the entire Junior Prep Tour season.
For more information on the South Florida PGA Junior Programs and, please visit the South Florida PGA Junior Tour website at www.sfpgajuniorgolf.com