Atkinson, NH PGA Juniors heading to Arizona
The PGA Junior League Team representing Atkinson, NH won the Northeast regional PGA Junior League qualifier on Sunday. The team was coached by Peter Doherty, PGA and Brian Diamond, PGA. The regional was hosted by The Atkinson Club in Atkinson, NH.
From PGA Jr. League:
The Atkinson All-Stars captured the Northeast Regional at home to advance to the PGA Junior League Championship presented by National Car Rental!
The Atkinson and Suzy Whaley Golf All-Stars were off to early leads with victories against the Erie and Nassau All-Stars, respectively.
The Atkinson All-Stars pulled ahead in the Saturday afternoon session, bringing their record to 2-0. This secured their Regional victory by holding the head-to-head tiebreaker over both the Erie and Suzy Whaley Golf All-Stars.
They will now head to the finals, held at Grayhawk golf club in Scottsdale, AZ for the finals! Good Luck to the team!
The Berberian Cup
Rich Berberian Jr Competes on 28th PGA Cup Team
Rich Berberian Jr., PGA won his singles match 4-3 over Chris McDonnell in the 28th PGA Cup Team that fell to Ireland & Great Britain 16- 10 on Sunday at Foxhills Club and Resort in Surry, Ottershaw, England. Berberian competed alongside nine other PGA Professionals.
Berberian was the only PGA Professional on the American team to win a singles match on Sunday. He had two eagles in his seven-under-par performance. Team USA had been leading heading into Sunday’s round.
This is the first time since 1984 that the Great Britain and Ireland team has taken back the championship since 1984. They scored the most points in team history since the PGA Cup’s inception in 1973. They take home the Llandudno trophy.
Congratulations to team USA and Rich Berberian Jr. for representing our country!