PGA Jr. League Is Underway at Grayhawk

By November 17, 2017 The Tease

Eight All-Star teams consisting of 10 junior golfers advanced to compete in the 6th PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental. First round started today with the final round wrapping up on Sunday, November 19. The teams are:

  • Northeast: Team New Hampshire
  • West: Team California
  • Southeast: Team Georgia
  • Mideast: Team Ohio
  • Midwest: Team Illinois
  • Mid Atlantic: Team New Jersey
  • Mississippi Valley: Team Arkansas
  • Southwest: Team Texas

Local television media dropped by Grayhawk to cover the action. Check out just a few of the interviews that have made it on the air thus far. These kids are not only great golfers, they have terrific poise in front of the cameras.

Javier Soto from AZFamily dropped by for a live interview with PGA of America Vice President, Suzy Whaley, alongside Team Texas. Click the image above to watch the video.

Fox 10’s Liz Kotalik interviewing PGA of America Secretary, Jim Richerson, while Anna Kate Nichols, member of Team Arkansas, stripes a few in the background. Camera guy took a few cuts, too. Click image above to watch.

Lucas Jinglov, 13, Team Georgia gears up for an interview with ABC 15. Click the play button above to watch the video.