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4th Annual Cup Matches Start Saturday

May 31st, 2018

Author: Kevin Quinn
Burlington, Iowa – The 4th Annual Cobra – Puma Junior Cup Matches take place this weekend (June 2-3) at the Burlington Golf Club. The Iowa PGA Junior Tour team is looking to claim its first Cup Matches victory over the weekend. 

The Junior Cup Matches is a Ryder Cup Style event, which features members of the Iowa PGA Junior Tour facing off against members of the Gateway PGA Junior Tour. The tournament starts with Fourball matches on Saturday. The first match will tee off at 9 a.m. Following the morning sessions, the teams will head back out onto the course for Foursome matches that begin at 1:30 p.m.
The final day will conclude with singles matches starting at 8:30 a.m. Click here to view the tournament information page.

The Gateway PGA Junior Tour team hosted the first ever Cobra – Puma Junior Cup Matches in 2015. The Gateway PGA claimed the first two Junior Cup Matches before tying the Iowa PGA in last year’s event. 

The Iowa PGA will be providing coverage of the 2018 Cobra – Puma Junior Cup Matches on its all new IowaPGAJuniorGolf.com and on its social media pages.  

The 2018 Iowa Junior Tour Team is comprised of players from the 2017 Player of the Year point list.
 
The 2018 roster for the Iowa PGA Team
Boys 16-18

Jared Tigges, Carroll, IA
JT Manjoine, Muscatine, IA
Ethan Yahr, Solon, IA

Boys 14-15

Matt Briggs, Burlington, IA
Noah Schlabaugh, Kalona, IA
Nile Petersen, Cedar Rapids, IA

Boys 12-13

Will Simpson, Pella, IA
Jake Weissenburger, Clive, IA

Girls 16-18

Paige Hoffman, W. Des Moines, IA
Jenna Krogulski, W. Des Moines, IA
Molly Carey, Waukee, IA

Girls 14-15

Taylor Sedivec, Granger, IA
Meghan Doherty, Urbandale, IA
Lirui Guo, Washington, IA

Girls 13 & Under

Rylee Heryford, Newton, IA