Area golfers got a big chance to shine Saturday when the Kentucky PGA Junior Golf Tour made a stop at the par-72 Paxton Park Golf Course for its fourth Spring Series event.
Paducah's Clayton Turnbo won for boys 17-18 with a 74, followed by Farmington's Nathan Waltmon (78). Benton's Grant Hackney carded an 88 and Murray's Daniel Bowden turned in a 113.
Among girls 16-18. Millie Lawson of Metropolis, Illinois, was tops at 77. Sydney Durrant of Bowling Green was second at 81, followed by Hallie Riley of Calvert City (83). Campbell Knoth of Princeton fired an 87, Delaney Welsh of Murray an 89 and Sydney Phillips of Benton a 98.
Other age groups:
Boys 15-16: Tyler Abernathy, Clinton, 78; Connor Kirkham, Paducah, 80; Ty Gallimore, Almo, 81; Brogan Welsh, Murray, 84; Joshua Roy, Mayfield, 85; Davis Vessels, Paducah, 91; Nathan Clark, Paducah, 105.
Boys 14-under: Grant Puckett, Clay, 74; Garrett Rikel, Paducah, 87, Nick Johnson, Owensboro, 90; Peyton Purvis, Marion, 92; Camdyn McLeod, Benton, 93; Jack Epperson, Murray, 99.
Boys 13-18 (nine holes): Chandler McCoy, Mount Sterling, 45.
Boys 11-12: Jack Butts, Paducah, 37; Charlie Reber, Bowling Green, 40, Warren Thomis, Paducah, 41; Charles Cox, Campbellsville, 49; Palmer Sims, Paducah, 50; Jonah Swift, Morgantown, 52; Reed Bowling, Paducah, 53.
Boys 10-under: River Stilley, Paducah, 36; Luke Sims, Paducah, 52.
Boys 8-under: Conner Ford, Mt. Vernon, 31; Trent Hammond, Louisville, 31; Paxton Carter, Grand Rivers, 31.
GIrls 13-15: Margaret Butts, Paducah, 81; Savannah Howell, Calvert City, 81; Grace Clark, Shelbyville, 83; Lauren Gilchrist, Marion, 85; Nicole Taylor, Mayfield, 85; Emily Morgan, Bowling Green, 86; Jessica Stephens, Paducah, 88; Mary Browder Howell, Murray, 102,
Girls 14-under: Kenley Luksic, Calvert City, 90; Madison McClusky, Harrisburg, Ill., 100; Ellie West, Wingo, 103.
Girls 12-under: Madison Glisson, Paducah, 44; Grace Roper, Marion, Ill., 59; Skylar Waller, Murray, 62.
Girls 9-under: CeCelia Ray, Calvert City, 33.
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