The Callaway Junior Tour, sponsored by Tri-State Roofing and Sheet Metal and hosted by the West Virginia Golf Association (WVGA), opened its 2023 season Monday at Edgewood Country Club with a field of 98 golfers ages 10 to 18.
Isaac Hayes of Hurricane, playing in the 13-14 division, scored a one under par 70 on his way to winning the Tri-State Roofing and Sheet Metal Round of the Day for boys. Kerri-Anne Cook of Oceana won the Tri-State Roofing and Sheet Metal Round of the Day for girls.
“We had some of the best junior golfers in the state on our course today,” said Edgewood’s Heald Golf Professional Craig Berner. “It’s good exposure for these young golfers and for Edgewood Country Club, and we love to support young golfers, especially at WVGA event, in honor of Larry Martin.”
Highlights of the day included three birdies for Nik Tomblin of Alum Creek and two birdies each for Cole Darnold of St. Mary’s and Ben Marsh of Summersville.
“Today was a great day for golf and Edgewood is always challenging for the players, regardless of age,” said WVGA Tournament Manager – Youth Operations Lucas Ware.
Division winners were:
- Boys 12 & under: Jude Walker of Mount Zion;
- Boys 13-14: Isaac Hayes of Hurricane;
- Boys 15-16: Carson O’Dell of Hurricane;
- Boys 17-18: Nik Tomblin of Alum Creek;
- Girls 10-14: Madilyn Buttrey of Williamstown; and
- Girls 15-18: Kerri-Anne Cook of Oceana.
Click here for today’s leaderboard: Callaway Junior Tour – Edgewood Country Club.
The Callaway Junior Tour is in action again Wednesday, June 7, at Valley View Golf Club in Moorefield.
For more information, please visit wvga.org.