Becky Sharpe of Williamsburg and Tyler McDaniel of Manchester have been named the 2011 KGA-PGA, Inc. Girl and Boy Junior Players of the Year.
The KGA-PGA, Inc. Junior Player of the Year Points System is comprised of a collection of tournaments that are either conducted by or recognized by the organization as major statewide golf events.
Points are allotted to top finishers from each event and are earned for overall finishes only, not by placing well in a specific age division. You can view the points breakdown and included tournaments by clicking here.
Sharpe is a Senior at Williamsburg High School and McDaniel is a Freshman at Clay County High School. They both finished in the top 10 at the Leachman Buick-GMC-Cadillac KHSAA State Golf Championships, and were named to their respective All-State Golf Teams, with McDaniel taking home the title of Kentucky's Mr. Golf.
Each Junior was honored at the annual Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Banquet on December 1st in Louisville.