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Murphy adds another trophy to her summer collection
cga champ
KELLI MURPHY PLAYED her way to the CGAs Carolinas Girls Junior Match Play Championship, held at Woodcreek Farms in Elgin last week. - photo by Photo courtesy of CGA
Local knowledge seemed to be the winning advantage as local favorite Kelli Murphy of Elgin captured the 55th Carolinas Golf Association Junior Girls Championship title by defeating Allison Emrey of Charlotte by a 1-up margin in the finals played on Thursday, June 30 at Woodcreek Farms in Elgin. Murphy, a rising sophomore at Lugoff-Elgin High School and a starter for the Demons’ golf team which played in the state class AAAA championship tournament, is a member of Woodcreek Farms. "I probably knew the way the greens reacted to putts more than anyone else this week.