PGA Jr. League: Team Shreveport Wins the Gulf States PGA Section Championship
Team Shreveport and their trophies after they qualified for the Regional Championship.
The 2022 Gulf States PGA Jr. League Section Championship was held at The Country Club of Jackson in Mississippi in late July.
The PGA Jr. League Championship Season presented by National Car Rental is designed to celebrate the recreational spring/summer season held from March through July, as well as provide a fun and welcoming environment. Following the regular season, 8-player All-Star teams were formed from a combination of players in each local league. The Section Championship was the first of three phases in the National Car Rental PGA Jr. League Championship Season.
The Section Championship was 9-holes, stroke play, counting the best 3 out of 4 scores on each team. Team Shreveport won the event with a team score of 14-under par, 91. Lake Charles finished second, with a final total of 8-under par, 97.
Team Shreveport will advance to the Regional Championship at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida from September 9-11, where they will play for a spot in the 2022 PGA Jr. League Championship presented by National Car Rental at the National Championship at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Arizona, October 6-9.
Members of Team Shreveport include:
- Hudson Greene
- Slayte Guidry
- Alex Hammonds
- Reed Winkler
- Jake Morris
- Derby Everson
- Andrew Sawrie
- Tillman Brown
- Cliff Bailey, PGA (Coach)