Naples, Fla. – Today, the South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic held the fifth Prep Tour Event of the 2018 season at Cypress Woods Golf and Country Club. This event featured a field of 50 players aging from 9-18 years old. With a demanding course, the juniors faced a challenging day on the golf course. Unfortunately due to heavy thunderstorms, the event was cut sort. The boy’s 9-10, boy’s 11-12, and girl’s 11-12 age divisions completed and scored for 9 holes. The boy’s 13-18 and girl’s 13-18 age divisions completed and scored for 8 holes.
Tristan Wieland of Jupiter captured the boy’s 9-10 age division after taking home wins from the past two events shooting 35. In second place shooting 41 was Jupiter native Tristan Wieland. Matthew Golovanov of Boca Raton took home the boy’s 11-12 age division after back to back wins with a round of 37. Parkland native Rafael Frias finished runner-up in the boy’s 11-12 age division after a round of 44. Margate native Ethan Ashford captured the boys 13-18 age division with a score of 34. Davis Dickinson of Palm Beach Gardens took home the runner up spot with a score of 35 in the boys 13-18 age division.
Kayla Bryant of Boca Raton took home her fifth straight victory in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of 37. Hobe Sound native Morgan Pichler finished runner-up in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of 42. Kira Shellman of Vero Beach took home the girl’s 13-18 age division with a round of 37. Parkland native Cynthia Liu finished runner-up in the girl’s 13-18 age division after a round of 38.
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The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic is a membership-based tour open to boys and girls ages 9-18 in South Florida with the aspirations and skill levels to compete at the High School level and features some of South Florida's most talented junior golfers. The Junior Prep Tour offers twelve one day championship events for junior golfers in South Florida.
The South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour is proudly presented by The Honda Classic and supported by Don Law Golf Academy, Florida Institute of Performance, Junior.Golf, Palm Beach County Sports Commission, Precision Pro Golf, Pukka, SACSN, and The Men’s Fun Group at Mirasol.
The South Florida PGA Junior Prep 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 ten championship courses throughout South Florida over the course of the entire Junior Prep Tour season.
For more information on the South Florida PGA Junior Programs and, please visit the South Florida PGA Junior Tour website at www.sfpgajuniorgolf.com