EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. –
The Iowa PGA competed against the Gateway PGA at Sunset Hills Country Club on Saturday and Sunday, June 1st
in the 5th
Annual Cobra-Puma Junior Cup.
The teams battled through two rounds on Saturday with Fourball being played in the morning and Foursomes being played in the afternoon. After the Fourball session in the morning, the event was tied at 4. Following the Foursome session in the afternoon, the Gateway PGA team had an 8.5-7.5 lead.
Sunday morning consisted of Singles matches. There were 16 Singles matches played and 16 crucial points up for grabs. The teams went back and forth with many competitive matches finishing on either the 17th
hole. In the end, the session was tied at 8 points apiece.
After completion of all matches, the Gateway PGA team won a hard fought battle against the Iowa PGA team. The final score was the Gateway PGA 16.5 and the Iowa PGA 15.5. The Iowa PGA would like to congratulate the Gateway PGA on their hard fought victory and thank them for two fun-filled days of competition. For a complete look at all match results please click here
The Iowa PGA would like to give a special thanks to Iowa PGA Sales Representative Jim Hauth of Cobra-Puma Golf for his support of the Iowa PGA Junior Team. Also, the Iowa PGA would like to thank Sunset Hills CC for allowing us to play their course and the staff for putting on this event.
For more tournament information and schedule updates, fans can follow the Iowa PGA on Facebook (facebook.com/IowaPGASection) and Twitter (@iowapga). Fans can also get a behind the scenes look on Instagram (@iowapga).