>>> wendy DAVIS:Golden Oaks Golf Club hosted the bcga Amateur Championship last weekend. The juniors took the course today in search of some hardware of their own.>>> Another great day for golf, another sunny day...which means fast greens once again at Golden Oaks.Just one element that the 38 golfers had to compete with this morning.The field is comprised of the best young golfers in Berks County and immediate area...high school and lower. Each played a round of 18 this morning. After that, the field was cut to 9 for the overall championship, which is being decided this afternoon in a 9-hole playoff.There's plenty of competitive edge among the young talent, but they are also thankful to be a part of some of the elite young golfers in the area. >>> >>> Wren and Gallen, tied for the lead after their first 18 and topping the final 9 in the chase for the overall championship.Kutztown's Shannon Weber shares 2nd with Ross Pilliod. Oley Valley's Mitch Burns in 3rd with a 78. ///////////////////////////... ////////////////Erich Gall turned in a 79 with Conrad Weiser's Brandon Raihl (Rail) one stroke behind him.The final 9, rounded out by a pair of 82's from Ryan Mirenda and Andrew Moran. We'll have a final leaderboard tonight at 10:30.
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