Junior Golfers Compete for Regional Championship at Montgomery Country Club
Nearly 20 Montgomery County golfers will be among the field of more than 75 at Montgomery Country Club Thursday and Friday.
More than 75 of the mid-Atlantic region's top junior golfers converge on Montgomery Country Club in Laytonsville Thursday and Friday to compete for the Middle Atlantic PGA (MAPGA) Junior Championship and attempt to qualify for the National PGA Junior Championship later this summer.
“This is one of the strongest fields we have seen in recent history,” MAPGA Junior Golf Director Bob Heintz said in a press release.
The boys' and girls' champions automatically qualify for the 37th PGA Junior Championship at Sycamore Hills Golf Club in Fort Wayne, Ind. from July 31 to Aug. 3.
According to a press release, top players in the following age divisions will also receive awards – Boys & Girls 16-18; Boys & Girls 13-15; Boys 12 & Under.
Nearly 20 golfers from Montgomery County are participating.
Brett Babb, Mikey Barillo, Mikey Norwitz
Mike Blasi, Garyk Brixi, Gordon Brixi, Brandon Eng, Benjamin Lieberman, Brendon Peel, Alex Zakrzeski
Jon Carr, Patrick Moriarty Jr., Allison Wong
Results and photos will be posted on the MAPGA Junior Golf Facebook page.