Round 1 of the 48th Iowa Girls Junior PGA Championship

Jul 8, 2024

Junior Results

Round 1 of the 48th Iowa Girls Junior PGA Championship-
Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Round 1 of the 48th Iowa Girls Junior PGA Championship was a Major Point Event on the 2024 Iowa PGA Junior and Pee Wee Tour held at Elmcrest Country Club. The Pee Wee Championship starts tomorrow.

Two Girls will qualify to the 48th Junior PGA Championship at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Maryland on July 30- August 2, 2024. The low 2 scorers from either the 14-15 or 16-18 division will advance. In addition to the two qualifiers, there will be two alternates in case of a qualifier not being able to compete. Girls will also have to be 18 or under as of July 30, 2024 to compete at the national event.

Thank you to Mizuno (Tyler Schaaf Sales Representative) who will be providing a player gift for this event. Player gift will be based on age and gender of winner and more details provided in tee time and pairing email. A contest will be held during round 2 of the event (CTP, Long Putt, etc.). Player gift will be putter, wedge, etc.

Special thanks to Director of Golf Brian Johnson, PGA Head Professional Brian Buerman and the entire Elmcrest Country Club staff for hosting this two-day event.

The Iowa PGA would also like to thank the Girls Junior PGA Championship, College Golf Experience and Shattuck – St. Mary’s, Bug Soother and ECO LIPS for their support, as well as John Novosel and Bushnell for our 48th Iowa Girls Junior PGA Championship competition.

Award Winners

Junior Tour

Girls 16-18
T1 Eden Lohrbach, Ames, Iowa – 70 E
T1 Sasha Challagolla, Bettendorf, Iowa – 70 E
T3 Mehar Julka, Hiawatha, Iowa – 72 +2
T3 Ainsley Wilson, Iowa City, Iowa – 72 +2

Girls 14-15
T1 Halle Sobaski, Norway, Iowa – 82 +12
T1 Kylie Wachtl, Fairfax, Iowa – 82 +12
3 Kirsten Nuss, New Hampton, Iowa – 84 +14

Girls 13 & Under
T1 Kate Altorfer, Cedar Rapids, Iowa – 39 +4
T1 Allee Rose Booten, Fort Madison, Iowa – 39 +4
3 Addie Splinter, Dubuque, Iowa – 42 +7

The next event on the 2024 Iowa PGA Junior Tour/Pee Wee Tour schedule is Quad Cities Junior at Duck Creek. Registration for this event closes July 15, 2024. Click here to register.

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