ATLANTIS, Fla. – This weekend, the SFPGA Junior Championship Tour presented by The Honda Classic will hold event #4 at Indian Spring Country Club in Boynton Beach. Indian Spring has become a regular stop for the SFPGA Junior Tour and this year’s field has created great excitement.
The boys division will feature Championship tour standout Anthony Gabriele of Wellington. Gabriele is coming off of back to back Championship tour wins at the Country Club of Coral Springs and Sandridge Golf Club. Gabriele will have tough competition from Ryder Sutcliffe of Jupiter this week. Sutcliffe has won the first two Challenge tour events of the year and is looking to make a name for himself on the Championship tour.
The girls division will also include some strong competition. Mary Janiga of Wellington will look for her second straight win in the Girls division this week after taking home top honors at Championship event #3 at Sandridge Golf Club. Another player to keep an eye on is Dana Williams of Boca Raton. Williams, a rookie on the Championship tour, has been playing exceptionally well in her first few events.
This 36-hole, stroke play event will begin Saturday at 12:00 PM with tee times off #1. Players will be re-paired on Sunday by low score and will start at 8:00 AM off #1 & #10. Awards will be given to the first and second place winners in each age division (Boys/Girls 13-15, and 16-18) as well as to the overall boys and overall girls winner of the event on Sunday following play. All South Florida PGA Junior Tour events are ranked by the national Junior Golf Scoreboard ranking system. Pairings are now available on the South Florida PGA website (www.sfpgajuniorgolf.com).
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The SFPGA Junior Tour presented by The Honda Classic is a membership-based tour open to boys and girls ages 11-18 in South Florida with the aspirations and skill levels to compete at the High School and Collegiate level and features some of South Florida’s most talented junior golfers. The Junior Tour offers twenty-eight two day championship events for junior golfers in South Florida. The 25 events are divided between the Championship Tour, an invitational tour featuring extended yardages, and the Challenge Tour.
The South Florida PGA Junior Tour is proudly presented by The Honda Classic and supported by Allianz Championship, Chiquita, Natalie’s Orchid Island Juice Company, Stack and Tilt Golf Academy at Club Med, Johnson & Wales University, Don Law Golf Academy, Palm Beach County Sports Commission, The Men’s Fun Group at Mirasol, and Titleist.
The South Florida PGA Junior 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 twenty-five championship courses throughout South Florida over the course of the entire Junior Tour season.
For more information on the Junior Tour and its respective Championship and Challenge tours, please visit the new South Florida PGA Junior Tour website at www.sfpgajuniorgolf.com.
The South Florida PGA Foundation is a not-for-profit organization founded to support the South Florida community, with a focus on junior golf, education and scholarships, and charitable gifting. The South Florida PGA Foundation falls under the direction of the of the South Florida PGA, a not-for-profit organization comprised of over 1,600 men and women PGA Professionals dedicated to growing participation in the game of golf.