Sunday, September 2, 2012

Junior Players Championship Weekend

  Labor Day weekend is know for many things, the start of fall and football season among them, at TPC Sawgrass it means time for the Junior Players Championship.  The America Junior Golf Association (AJGA) puts on its most prestigious event of the year, a 54 hole junior (18 and under) tournament played on the PLAYERS Stadium and Dye's Valley courses.  Friday is opening round on the Stadium, Saturday is 2nd round on Valley, and Sunday is the final round back on the Stadium.  The Agronomy staff puts in extra hours throughout the week and weekend to make the property ready for the event.  Through the first 2 rounds the lead is -5 under par with 13 players within 6 shots of the lead.

          Stadium Putting Green with 1st tee in background

                                                                         Practice Facility before the opening round Friday

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