West Palm Beach, Fla. – Today, the South Florida PGA Junior Prep Tour presented by The Honda Classic held the eighth Prep Tour Event of the 2018 season at the Preserve at Ironhorse. This event featured a field of 72 players aging from 9-18 years old. The juniors competed in intense heat on this sunny July day.
Tristian Wieland of Jupiter captured the boy’s 9-10 age division shooting a round of even par, 72. Jupiter native, Reid Korody, was runner-up in the boy’s 9-10 age division with a round of 2-over par, 74. Stefan Daley of Palm Beach Gardens took home the boy’s 11-12 age division with a round of 3-over par, 75. Parkland native Rafael Frias finished runner-up in the boy’s 11-12 age division after a round of 6-over, 78. Palm City native Patrick D’Amato captured the boy’s 13-18 age division with a round of 5-over par, 77. Matthew Sample of Wellington took home the runner-up spot in a scorecard playoff shooting 79 in the boy’s 13-18 age division.
Yi Liu of Port St. Lucie Florida captured the girls 9-10 age division shooting a 105. Port St. Lucie native, Yu Han Wang took second shooting a 124. Layla Pedrique of West Palm Beach took home the girls 11-12 age division after a round of 4 over par, 76. Hobe Sound native Morgan Pichler finished runner-up in the girls 11-12 age division after a round of 80. Zi Yun Lin of Port St. Lucie took home the girls 13-18 age division in a scorecard playoff with a round of 84. Jupiter native Theodora Scott finished runner-up in the girls 13-18 age division after a round of 84.
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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