ATLANTIS, Fla. – This weekend, the SFPGA Junior Challenge Tour presented by The Honda Classic will hold event #11 at Old Marsh Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens. Old Marsh has been a regular stop for the SFPGA Junior Tour for many years and has become a favorite among the juniors.
The boys 13-18 division will feature Port St. Lucie native Fletch Wunderlich. Wunderlich has continued to improve each week on the junior tour and will be looking for his first win of the year at Challenge Event #11. If Wunderlich wants to capture his first victory with the SFPGA Junior Tour, he will have to take down player of the year leader Ryder Sutcliffe. Sutcliffe, who resides in Jupiter, has played outstanding this year on the Challenge Tour.
The girls 13-18 division will feature Hobe Sound native Hannah Foster, who has played outstanding all year and will be looking for her third win this weekend. Also headlining the girls division is Boca Raton native Taylor Caradonna. She has played steady all year and will be looking for her first win of the year at Old Marsh.
The 11-12 year old divisions feature many of South Florida’s biggest names. Palm Beach native Allan Kournikova will be looking to take home his second win of the year. Battling Kournikova will be Miami native Jake Beber-Frankel. Beber-Frankel already has three wins this year on the Challenge Tour. Highlighting the girls 11-12 year old division is Miramar native Madyson Gold. Gold finished in second place at Challenge Event #7 and will be looking for her first win of the year this weekend.
This 36-hole, stroke play event will begin Saturday at 8 AM with tee times off #1 and #10. Players […]