Southwest Florida Golf Magazine

Southwest Florida Golf Magazine Junior Tour

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The Rotonda Golf and Country Club
Riverwood Golf Club
Lemon Bay Golf Club
Myakka Pines Golf Club
Under Armour

Junior Tour Opener at The Rotonda Golf Club Hills Course
Sunday March 25th 2018.

The inaugural launch of the Magazine was on display as the Southwest Florida Golf Magazine Junior Tour teed off just after 1pm. The (6-9 Age Group) played 9 short holes and saw some incredible play from the youngsters. Twins Devin and Quincy Bouie tied for third with scores of 57, Connor Mcloud fired a 55 to take second place. The day belonged to Zachary Schlicher as he carded a 43 to win the inaugural event.

The (10-13 Age Group) played 9 holes from the red tees and Eddie Lainhart played solid all day, his score of 41 was ten shots better than his next opponent. Gentry Gauthier second place ,Jacob Storm third place, and Blaine Taranto all scored a 51 behind Lainhart.

The (14-18 Age Group) played 18 holes of challenging golf. One player took control early and never left off the gas pedal. Booker High School player Jonah Winter fired three straight birdies to start the round and played consistent the whole afternoon. Jonah dominated the field shooting a 71!

Lemon Bay High School all star Meadow Southworth edged out Venice High School player Zeek Sigman on a match of cards as they both shot and even 80 to take second and third respectively.

The Southwest Florida Golf Magazine will be printed 4 times yearly (each season) and will cover all aspects of the local golf scene here in SW Florida. Our focus will always be on the youth as well as all of the great things the game can have on our community. The SW Florida Golf Magazine Junior Tour will host 5 more tourneys this spring and all are welcome. Ages 6-18.

Please contact Ray Taranto for more info or to sign up at 240.832.3237 or any of the host clubs to sign your junior up today. All players receive a $60 Under Armour Golf Shirt, $20 UA Golf Towel and the top 3 from each division at each event receive trophies!

2019 Junior Tour Flyer
SW Florida Golf Magazine Junior Tour Standings