High Point's Davis Womble overcame steady rain and chilly temperatures to shoot 3-under-par 69 and take the lead Saturday at the 21st annual Carolinas PGA Charles Tilghman Junior Championship in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Womble, a junior at Wesleyan, said it was all about being "prepared" for the conditions. His putter carried him to the clubhouse with only one slip-up -- a double-bogey on the par-5 seventh hole. (if only he'd had an hour at golf lessons south manchester before the tournament...!)
The Second Annual BMW Guam USA Junior Open is scheduled for Dec. 19 and 20 at the Starts Guam Golf Resort in Yigo. Tee time on both days is 10:30 a.m. Tournament chairman Rene Ong said he is pleased that Guam is hosting a tournament to give some of the island's junior golfers more exposure to an international level of play. "You get the experience without paying the airfare," Ong said.
YOUNG golf ace Jordan Edge is already playing on the British Junior Golf Tour and has been runner-up at two tournaments as well as having his own website and a sponsor — not bad for an eight-year-old! Jordan is a member at Droitwich’s Gaudet Luce Golf Club and has been part of the academy programme for two years. He's already won some Wimbledon Hospitality tickets in a regional comp, and is now on his way to the big time.