Bishops Gate Golf Academy’s (BGGA) John Daly II won the IJGT IJGA Invitational at Harbour Town on December 10, 2017 after competing in a five-person playoff. Daly forced the playoff by shooting 73 in the final round for a 10-over 152.
This is Daly’s first win of the fall to accompany his three other top-3 finishes.
Daly will be competing alongside his dad John Daly at the PNC Father Son Challenge December 16-17, 2017 at the Ritz Carlton in Orlando, Fla.
BGGA’s Niels Schmidlin also shot a 10-over 152 to participate in the playoff. Schmidlin had rounds of 75 and 77 to finish T2.
BGGA’s Siyan Chen won the FJT Tour Championship in the Girls 16-18 Division on December 10, 2017 at The Conservatory at Hammock Beach in Palm Coast, Florida.
Chen carded rounds of 73 and 70 for a total of 143. Chen was three shots ahead of second place. This is Chen’s second FJT win this fall.
Five BGGA players competed in the AJGA Senior Showcase at Angel Park Golf Club in Las Vegas, Nev.
BGGA’s Manhua Chen finished fourth in the Girls Division with a 72 and 69 for a 1-over 141. Chen was five shots off the lead.
BGGA’s Thomas Pfoestl also competed at the AJGA Senior Showcase and finished T8 in the Boys Division. Pfoestl carded a pair of 73s for a 4-over 146.