Royal Palm Beach, Fla. – Today, the South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic held the sixth Prep Tour Event of the 2018 season at Mayacoo Lakes Country Club. This event featured a field of 60 players aging from 9-18 years old. The juniors faced a challenging day on the golf course battling through the extreme heat.
Jessy Huebner of Port St. Lucie captured the boys 9-10 age division shooting a round of 3-over par, 75. Jupiter native Tristan Wieland was runner-up in the boy’s 9-10 age division with a round of 4-over par, 76. Rafael Frias of Parkland took home the boy’s 11-12 age division in a scorecard playoff with a round of 5-over par, 77. Wellington native Brayden Jenard finished runner-up in the boy’s 11-12 age division after a round of 5-over 77. Miami native Quinn Walker captured the boys 13-18 age division with a round of 7-over par, 79. Lakshya Raj Poonia of Miami took home the runner-up spot in a scorecard playoff with a round of 10-over par, 82 in the boys 13-18 age division.
Kayla Bryant of Boca Raton took home her sixth straight victory in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of even par, 72. West Palm Beach native Layla Pedrique finished runner-up in the girl’s 11-12 age division after a round of 8-over par, 80. Kira Shellman of Vero Beach took home the girl’s 13-18 age division with a round of 86. Parkland native Cynthia Liu finished runner-up in the girl’s 13-18 age division after a round of 92.
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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.