North Florida
Junior Golf Foundation Awards Banquet

Ending The Season "In Style"



Guest Speaker
PGA Member Duke Butler
addresses 180 Junior Tour Players,
Family Members and Friends
BE LIKE JACK!

"Make Certain You Become A Better Person Than Player"

This past Wednesday more than 180 North Florida Junior Tour Members, Parents, Grandparents, Family and Friends gathered at Jacksonville’s TOP GOLF to honor our annual award recipients and to celebrate a fantastic year in junior golf.

This season 35 TOUR events plus special events with more than 2600 rounds of golf were played on over 30 area supporting golf clubs, private, public and resort alike. The NFJG Foundations NFJG TOUR is among the leaders in junior golf and we’re very proud to be associated with so many great junior players, supporting families, Foundation Partners and North Florida Section PGA Professionals who all come together to make it all possible.

The season would not be the same with our dedicate NFJG TOUR Staff. The TEAM is dedicated to making our junior program the best and a memorable experience for our juniors that will last a life time.

NFJG Foundation Executive Director Jack Aschenbach kicked off the show with brief opening remarks and then introduced, staff, board members and the evening’s guest speaker PGA Professional Duke Butler. Duke wowed the crowd with his life-long stories from his amazing golfing career, both on the PGA TOUR and working for the PGA TOUR. In particular and in great honor, Duke honored Jack Nicklaus with outstanding stories of sportsmanship, etiquette and obeying the rules in golf. Duke told the kids “ Be like Jack Nicklaus ” and honor your character.

At the beginning of his remarks, Duke who grew up in Texas, raised a trophy he had won in the Houston Junior Open back in 1962. Accompanied with the trophy Duke told the junior players
to..…..
 


TOP HONOR

PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD
Hayden Zitzewitz
Golf Club at South Hampton
Boys 16-18 Division
Cambell Kennedy
Magnolia Point Country Club
Elite Tour Boys 13-15 Division
Emma Wells
Queen's Harbour Yacht and Country Club
Foundation Elite Division
Thomas Cush
Ponte Vedra Plantation
Rising Tour Boys 13-15 Division
Marissa Cardenas
World Golf Village - Slammer and Squire
Elite Tour Girls 13-18 Division
Alyzabeth Morgan
Eagle Harbor Golf Club
Rising Tour Girls 13-18 Division
Phillip Dunham
Ponte Vedra Inn and Club - Ocean Course
Boys 10-12 Division
Tavi Sport
World Golf Village - King and Bear
Foundation Rising Tour Division
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JUNIOR PLAYERS TOUR
"TOP HONOR AWARD"
CAMBELL KENNEDY
Magnolia Point Country Club
Boys 13-18 Division
MARISSA CARDENAS
World Golf Village
Slammer and Squire
Girls 13-18 Division
NOLAN HARPER
The Palencia Club
Boys 10-12 Division
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2018-2019 Season starts
September 1, 2018
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