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Peaper & Reynolds Win National Car Rental Pro Scratch

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. – Host PGA Professional Brian Peaper eagled the first and last holes Monday when he teamed with John Reynolds to win the 35th annual National Car Rental Pro Scratch Championship presented by Nike Golf and supported by Laser Link.

 

Peaper and Reynolds posted a nine under par 63 in the four-ball stroke play event at the Lost Tree Club, winning by a stroke over the 80-team field. Peaper earned $3,010.06 including the purse, bonus pool and skins game. For complete results from the event click here.

By |July 21st, 2014|Tags: |0 Comments

JUNIOR CHALLENGE TOUR HEADS TO PLANTATION PRESERVE GOLF CLUB

ATLANTIS, Fla. – This week, the SFPGA Junior Challenge Tour presented by The Honda Classic will hold event #7 at Plantation Preserve Golf Club in Plantation, FL.  Plantation Preserve has been a regular stop for the South Florida PGA Junior tour over the years.  Designed by the world renowned architect firm von Hagge, Smelek & Baril, Plantation Preserve will provide the juniors with a great test including the featured island 9th green.

The boys 13-18 division will feature a few juniors looking to make a move in the Player of the Year points list.  Fort Lauderdale native Timothy Simpson will have a slight advantage over the field this week as he is a regular at Plantation Preserve.  Phillip Manceri of Boca Raton will also look to capture his first victory of the year at Plantation.  Manceri is coming off a 3rd place finish at Challenge Event #6.

The girls 13-18 division will feature young star Hannah Foster of Hobe Sound.  Foster already has one victory this year and a couple top 5 finishes.  Weston native Gabrielle Soares will look to capture her first victory of the year this week.  Soares has finished in the top 5 at every event this year but has yet to take top honors.

The 11-12 year old divisions are loaded with talent this week.  Loxahatchee native Chris Lee will be looking for his first victory of the year this week.  Boca Raton native Taylor Roberts will also look for her second victory of the year at Challenge event #7.  Roberts won Challenge event #4 and also has two 2nd place finished on the year.

This 36-hole, stroke play event will begin Wednesday at 8 AM with tee times off #1 and #10.  Players […]

By |July 21st, 2014|Tags: |0 Comments

PACHECO AND MUTTILLO TAKE TOP HONORS AT CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT #6

ATLANTIS, Fla. – This weekend, the SFPGA Junior Championship Tour presented by The Honda Classic held event #6 at Hunters Run Golf Course.  Despite a lengthy rain delay during round 1, excellent course conditions provided a great tournament for the juniors.

 

Hallandale Beach native Valeria Sofia Pacheco continued her stellar play this week with a 1 shot victory over Wellington native Mary Janiga.  Pacheco shot 74-72 for a tournament total of 146.  Janiga, who shot a final round even par 71, would go on to claim the girls 16-18 age division.  Zora Gittens of Parkland held the lead after round one with a 1-over par 71, fired a second round 77 to claim the girls 13-15 age division title.

 

Anthony Muttillo of Boca Raton claimed his first Championship Tour victory this week.  Muttillo fired an opening round 4-under 67 to take a one shot lead over Miles Castoro of Fort Lauderdale.  Muttillo would go on to shoot a second round 2-over par 73 and claim the Overall Boys Title.  Castoro would go on to claim the boys 13-15 age division.  Boca Raton native Harry Brenner would take home the boys 16-18 age division.

 

Click HERE for complete results

 

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 |July 18th, 2014|Tags: |0 Comments