ATLANTIS, FL – This weekend, The SFPGA Junior Championship Tour held event #10 at Mariner Sands Golf Club in Stuart. The final regular season Championship Tour Event of 2014 was welcomed with perfect weather to accompany an outstanding golf course.
Port St. Lucie native Wanjoo Lee opened up round one with an opening round 1-under-par 71 to take a two stroke lead over Wellington native Anthony Gabriele heading into Sunday’s final round. Gabriele, who has played outstanding all season, gave it all he had on Sunday but was not able to overcome Lee’s lead. Lee shot a final round 2-over-par 74 to take home the Overall Boys title. Gabriele would go on to take home the boys 16-18 age division title. Boca Raton native Anthony Muttillo went on to take home the boys 13-15 age division title.
The Girls division has featured an outstanding battle all season long between Wellington native Mary Janiga and Hallandale Beach native Valeria Sophia Pacheco. Janiga entered the tournament with only a 12 point lead in the Player of the Year race. Janiga opened up round one with an impressive 2-under-par 70 to take two stroke lead over Pacheco heading into the final round. Pacheco and Janiga had another great battle on Sunday as Janiga was able to shoot a 1-over-par 73 to take home the Overall Girls Title over Pacheco who fired a final round 2-over-par 74. Pacheco would go on to take home the girls 13-15 age division. Wellington native Emily Faulkner would go on to take home the girls 16-18 age division title.
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The SFPGA Junior Tour presented by The Honda Classic is a membership-based tour open to boys and girls ages 12-18 in […]