Jupiter, Fla. – This Tuesday, the South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic held the seventh Prep Tour Event of the 2017 season at Abacoa Golf Club. A field of 58 players aging from 9-18 competed on this rainy Tuesday. Battling through multiple rain delays, 12 players fought through and brought home a win after a shortened event. Tristan Wieland of Jupiter took home the boys 9-10 age division with a 1-under 35. Pembroke Pines native Eric Nguyen took home the runner-up spot in the boys 9-10 age division with a 1-over par 37. Corbin Scott of Boca Raton captured the boys 11-12 age division with a 5-over par 41. Fort Lauderdale native Sam Davey took home the runner-up spot in the boys 11-12 age division with a 7-over par 43. Gregory Moore of Cape Coral took home the boys 13-18 age division with a 3-over par 39. West Palm Beach native Stephen Wen Barto took home the runner-up spot for the boys 13-18 age division with a 4-over par 40. Kayla Bryant of Boca Raton and Port St. Lucie native Polina Anisimov captured the girls 9-10 age division with a 3-over 39. Christina Lee Marcellus of Loxahatchee and Nicole Yugay of Boca Raton captured the girls 11-12 age division with 5-over par 41. Jupiter native Morgan Wade captured the girls 13-18 age division with a 2-over par 38. Gina Carvelli of Port St. Lucie took home the runner-up spot in the girls 13-18 age division with a 5-over par 41. Click here for complete results The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour is proudly presented by The Honda Classic and supported by Antigua, Don Law Golf Academy, Junior.Golf, Lipman, Palm Beach [...]
TEQUESTA, Fla. - The second season of the three-tournament Senior Series began at Turtle Creek Club on Thursday, July 13th. Having won the final Senior Series event in 2016, PGA Professional Mike San Filippo started right where he left off. San Filippo posted a 3-under-par 69 to finish atop the leaderboard by one stroke. His round included a four-hole stretch where he was 5-under-par. Click HERE for complete results. The 2017 Senior Series events are proudly supported by Global Golf Sales. The format consists of an 18-hole individual stroke play competition, featuring two separate age divisions (50-69 and 70+). There is a separate blind draw team four-ball stroke play contest and individual skins game. The 50-69 age division competed under the OMEGA Senior Player of the Year point structure while the 70 and Over division played under the Super Senior Player of the Year point structure. The South Florida PGA would like to extend our sincere thanks and appreciation to PGA Head Golf Professional Joe Bostic at Turtle Creek Club and his staff for their support of this event. We would also like to recognize Steve Sponder and Global Golf Sales for their support with this year's Senior Series program. The next Senior Series event is scheduled for Thursday, August 3rd at Hammock Bay in Naples.
“Turning Passion into Profession,” the CBS special which introduced viewers to PGA Professionals nationwide including SFPGA Professionals; Michael Leemhuis, PGA, John Lyberger, PGA, and Sherri Pla, PGA aired on Sunday. Click here to watch the special.