Junior Golf Season Kicks Off with Spring Fling at Laurel Hill
The 12th Annual MAPGA Junior Spring Fling will kick-off the junior golf season on Thursday and Friday, April 17th and 18th at Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton, VA. The field is set with 100 players (75 boys and 25 girls) to include defending Girls Champion Julie Luo of Centreville, VA and two-time Virginia Capital Cup team member Michael Mead, Jr. of Spotsylvania, VA. A few participants are also traveling from afar - Jason Cook of Seaford, DE, Evan Bechtel of Doylestown, PA, and Gianna Ward of Collegeville, PA. Tee-times begin at 8:00 a.m. both days and prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers in each age division.
PGA of America's Perfect Day Marketing Campaign Aims to Take the Intimidation Out of Golf
The campaign, which will run across television, print, radio and digital media, fuses humor with a call to action, encouraging consumers to "get in the game with Get Golf Ready.
Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship Underway
The 2013 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz USA is underway in Port St. Lucie. Jim Woodward of Oklahoma City will finally get to defend his title, something he was unable to do when inclement weather prevented play last October. First and second round scores will be available at the conclusion of each round. Live scoring will be available Thursday and Friday. Visit PGA.com for complete coverage.