The Drive, Chip & Putt competition was held on Wednesday, August 3rd at Haggin Oaks Golf Complex in Sacramento.
Each junior participant competed in all three skills (Drive, Chip & Putt). Participants had 3 attempts per skill for a total of 9 shots.
There were several juniors between the ages of 7 – 15 competing to go to the next level at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Sunday, September 26th, 2021.
Several of the Morton Golf Foundation juniors were proud to take home medals to announce to their family and friends that they are heading “up” for the next step in winning Overall to go to Augusta National in 2022.
The Drive, Chip & Putt competition is a free nationwide junior golf development competition aimed at growing the game by focusing on the 3 fundamental skills in the game of golf.
The Morton Golf Foundation juniors winning OVERALL are:
- Olivia Lee, Girls Age 9
- Anita Lumpongpoung, Girls Age 11
- Gianna Singh, Girls Age 12
- Marc Paracuelles, Boys Age 12
- Petra Yee, Girls Age 13
- Darla May Dela Torre, Girls Age 15
- Jonathan Miller, Boys Age 15
- Jaden Dumdumaya, Boys Age 15
We can’t wait for Sunday, September 26th to see who gets the “once in a lifetime chance” of being at Augusta National the Sunday before the Masters.