Scotland Ryder Cup
We're headed back to Scotland this coming July and now is the time to plan for this trip.

Are you interested in being part of the NFJG TOUR Ryder Cup Team? If so, please let me know.

Currently four juniors and parents have indicated they would like to be part of this outstanding trip.

So you are aware, once we have our team in place (minimum of six juniors) we will start a TEAM effort to raise needed dollars to help offset some of the cost.

CONGRATULATIONS NFJG TOUR MEMBERS
FOR A GREAT SHOWING AT STATES!

It was another grand showing at STATES again this year as our area junior players competed for the right to be called State Champion. Sixteen top rank Florida High School teams in the FHSAA Boys 2A division would vie for the coveted trophy and rights to be called state champion.

This year Ponte Vedra High School would claim such rights. The team lead by Ponte Vedra’s Senior Davis Lee would fire a team score of 302 in round one to take a two stroke lead over American Heritage (Plantation). The PV team would improve their first round score by six strokes to claim victory by seven strokes with a 598 total. Lee guided the championship team of Justin Ortiquera, Will McGriff, Elliott Wright and Stewart Slayden. Each player would do their part to ensure victory.

Lee playing in his final school junior state championship would shine as he walked onto the 18 th green in front of a crowd of over 100 plus on lookers. His birdie putt would find the bottom of the cup to finish his high school golf journey in fine fashion. Lee would also close his reign with a one under par 71 to capture his third state championship title along with one runner up. UNF is getting a champion for sure!
In the FHSAA Girls 2A Division Fernandina Beach would finish in the third spot with a team score of 674. The team consisting of Anika Richards, Katelin Richards, Taylor Howell, Maddy Campbell and Daisy Adams would all play some fair golf, but the girls team from American Heritage (Plantation) brought out there best games to capture the championship with a score of 597.

In the Boys 1A Division the Providence team of Tiaan Mattiace, Sam Nicholson, Carson Brewer, Davis Chandler and Rowen Parker would also finish third with a score of 605 with Windermere Prep posting a championship score of 591.

On the individual side of the house Sam Nicholson of Providence would shoot impressive scores 72-72 to tie for the fourth spot and Bolles superstar and Notre Dame hopeful Chloe Schiavone would shoot three under par to finish in fifth. Lisa Colee of Father Lopez would shoot even par 72-72 and finish in eight place. The leader in the Girls 1A Division would shoot eight under par. Yikes!

Davis Lee would fire a first round 76 followed by a second round of 71 to finish tied for second, Logan Underwood would finish fifth with 77- 72 and Justin Ortiguera would tie at sixth with scores of 77- 73, followed by Elliott Wright of Ponte Vedra with 75-76.

What is great about this story is that all of the above named players play on the NFJG TOUR and there are another 30 names who competed in this event that I did not mention. Simply awesome!
Congrats to all on a wonderful year.

NOW, let’s bring this list of superstar players to the next NFJG TOUR major event , THE FIRST COAST JUNIOR AMATEUR
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Veteran's Day is right around the corner. Here's an early shout out and a SALUTE to you!

Thank you
for your service!
Get your PLAYERS TICKETS.
I'm ready to rock and roll again in an effort to raise needed funds for our juniors in golf, fund a three county middle school golf program and SAVE YOU MONEY on the purchase of these special one of a kind ticket.
RUSSELL KNOX AND FRIENDS
December 3rd is going to be a day to remember as nine PGA TOUR Players/celebrities and 36 guests will gather at White Oak to tee it up in an effort to raise Scholarship funds for the
North Florida Junior Golf Foundation.

Walk with the PROS! or ride

It's a PRICELESS moment

REGISTER TODAY. You'll be glad you did.
CALL (904) 868-9535
Operation Junior Invite

Take advantage of this deal.
FREE is always good.

Yes, the Northern Chapter PGA (your local PGA Professionals) are thrilled to launch this great junior initiative.

Participating clubs would like to extend a holiday " gift of golf". You and your friends are invited to participating clubs for a day on the course.

Go to www.nfjg.org and scroll down until you see the flier to the left. Click on the link to view participating clubs along with available days and times invites are open. Good Luck and enjoy!

CONNOR DZION MEMORIAL
Join us on November 24th as we remember Connor Dzion. Connor Dzion, was an overachiever. He was a member of the graduating class of 2017 from Creekside High School in St. John’s County. He had achieved a 4.6 GPA upon graduation. At the age of 18, he had just started his college career on track to receive his associate’s degree at the end of only 2 semesters as he had started college ahead of the game with 17 credits he earned before graduating from high school. He aspired to receive a doctorate in Physical Therapy at the culmination of his college years. Tragically his life ended because of a horrific traffic accident. Remembering the "Peanut" will be a great tribute to a young man gone to soon!


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