PINEHURST, N.C. -- Kelli Murphy, a rising senior at Lugoff-Elgin High School, led the Carolinas' team with two wins in as many events in the 12th Mid-Atlantic Girls' Challenge, which concluded on Sunday at The Country Club of North Carolina's Cardinal Course.
Former Lugoff-Elgin High School golf standout Bobby Few punched his ticket into the 99th Carolinas Amateur Championship that will be played July 11-14 at The Ocean Course in Kiawah Island by winning Monday's sectional qualifier.
Elgin's Kelli Murphy, a rising senior at Lugoff-Elgin High School, won the 57th Carolinas Junior Girls Championship in leading the golf tournament played at Wyboo Golf Club in Manning from start to finish.
Trace Crowe of Easley shot a final round one over par 71 to capture this past weekend's inaugural Jimmy Creed Junior Invitational with a two-day total of 141 on the par 70 Donald Ross-designed Camden Country Club golf course.
In the days and weeks following the passing of Jimmy Creed Jr. last October, Camden County Club head professional, Matt McCarley, racked his brain as to what would be the most fitting tribute to his close friend and one of the club's most popular members.
Paul Tucker, of Waxhaw, N.C., rolled in an 18-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to win the 62nd Carolinas Four-Ball Championship at the Camden Country Club over Brian Westveer of Charlotte and Scott Harvey of Greensboro, N.C.