Monday, July 25, 2016

Rare Back-to-Back Holes-in-One by PGA Junior League Golfers in Hilton Head

(RELEASE) - On hole #5 at Country Club of Hilton Head – a par 3, 89 yards, and carried over water – 13-year-old Harrison Mancill (right) of one of two Country Club of Hilton Head PGA Junior League Golf teams aced the hole with a wedge, immediately answered by 10-year-old John Berrigan (left) with the Wexford Plantation PGA Junior League Golf team, who aced it with a 9 iron.

The Country Club of Hilton Head teams are captained by PGA Professional Jeff Picus, and the Wexford Plantation team is captained by PGA Apprentice James Scales. This is the fourth year Hilton Head has hosted PGA Junior League Golf, fielding 8 teams in the area this year. Nationally, 36,000 boys and girls are participating in the program.

Photo is courtesy of Jeff Picus, PGA, Director of Instruction at Country Club of Hilton Head.

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