LPGA *USGA Girls Golf
LPGA*USGA Girls Golf
LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of West Palm Beach, a developmental junior golf program, was formed to create a network for girls to learn to play golf, make friends and sample competition in a positive and supportive learning environment. As the only national initiative of its kind just for girls, the program provides the opportunity to develop skills, progress in golf and have fun while establishing a life-long interest in the game.
We are very honored to have been selected as the LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Site to produce the new public service announcement! This is fantastic! Our young Ladies are being seen nationwide on TV! Click to watch
Three of our LPGA-USGA girls from Okeeheelee Golf Course, Megan Turnquest, Mary Janiga and Ashley Turnquest have been representing us at the 2012 LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Team Championship and Academy which was hosted June 11 –13, 2012 at the beautiful Kiawah Island Club, in Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
They finished their rounds and the official results are in: Mary 2nd with 139 and Megan and Ashley 140 for 3rd. They did great !!!!!
More picutures can be found on our Facebook page
National Spokeswomen for LPGA-USGA Girls Golf
The LPGA announced that LPGA players Stacy Lewis, Brittany Lincicome, Lizette Salas, Lexi Thompson and Tiffany Joh will serve as national spokeswomen for LPGA*USGA Girls Golf. In this capacity, these players will help support the movement to introduce more girls to the game of golf.
The only initiative of its kind, Girls Golf is administered through a partnership between The LPGA Foundation and the USGA. Girls Golf has grown to more than 380 sites across the United States with over 60,000 girls ages 7-17 who are learning and loving the game. Through Girls Golf young girls learn more than just the game of golf they experience the 5 E's of Girls Golf; Empower, Enrich, Engage, Exercise and Energize.
Click on this link to learn more www.GirlsGolf.org.
Donna H. White, Site Director