Entry deadline Tuesday for Al Esposito Junior golf championship

The entry deadline is 5 p.m. Tuesday for the 61st annual Al Esposito Junior Golf Championship that will be played July 7-8 at Charleston Municipal Golf Course.

Divisions for boys and girls include: 9-under, 10-12, 13-14 and 15-17, with the two younger age groups playing 9 holes each day and the older golfers playing 18 holes each day.

The event is open to South Carolina residents under the age of 18 as of July 7. The field is limited to 104 entries, and the fee is $50 for the older age groups and $25 for the 9-under and 10-12 age groups.

Visit Charleston-sc.gov/golf for information or entry forms.

Fifty-two golfers ages 8-18 participated in the Mount Pleasant Junior Open golf tournament played at Patriots Point Golf Links.

Winners: Boys 8-9: Dallas Johnson, 35-29—64; Daniel Donato, 32-33—65; Jon Graham, 36-34—70. Boys 10-12: Zach Adams, 34-33—67; Wayman Thomas, 38-38—76; Luis Thompson, 41-37—78. Girls 10-12: Ally Grace Doniniak, 54-551—105; Ally Blanchard, 67-61—128. Boys 13-14: Sam Manning, 74-70—144; John Paul Velasquez, 77-69—146; Joseph Keene, 70-77—147. Girls 13-14: Kennedy Carroll, 79-84—163; Kayla Bartemeyer, 99-96—195; Cecilia Knecht, 99-97—196. Boys 15-18: Jacob Morris, 70-72—142; Ben Quinqe, 69-74—143; Ben Burton, 74-73—147; Max Kastenholz, 75-72—147. Girls 15-18: Michaela McAuley, 82-81—163; Grace Zoller, 85-84—169; Maddie Schutte, 102-101—203.

Brooks Harlow won the Championship Flight in the Charleston Golfweek Amateur Tour event played at Pine Forest Country Club with a score of 83. Stephen Kauble beat Biff Huff in a playoff for A Flight honors after both shot 80. Tony Walters also shot 80 to win B Flight. Casey Sullivan won C Flight with an 85. John Wilson won D Flight with an 88.

June 28-30: Drive, Chip & Putt prep camps for juniors ages 7-15 for competitions June 23 at Daniel Island Club and July 1 at Wescott Golf Club, call Wescott pro shop at (843) 871-2135.

June 29-30: Trusted Choice Big I junior golf tournament, Orangeburg Country Club, boys and girls ages 13-18, $100 entry fee, contact Lee P. Ellis at (803) 942-1663 or visit iiabsc.com.


Wayne Knight, Berkeley Country Club, No. 8, 100 yards, gap wedge. Witnesses: Johnnie Welch, Bill Knots.


Irene Hinchley, Crowfield Golf Club, No. 13, 85 yards, 8-iron. Witness: Carolyn Daniels.

B.J. William Jarrell, Crowfield Golf Club, No. 13, 90 yards, 9-iron. Witnesses: Bob Herman, Ron Parsons.


Scott Adams, Pine Forest Country Club, No. 17, 144 yards, 7-iron. Witness: Nancy Adams.

Hale Furey, Snee Farm Country Club, No. 11, 134 yards, 46-degree wedge. Witnesses: Meechai Padungsiriseth, Parker Derby.


Karen Schmelter, Bulls Bay Golf Club, No. 3, 122 yards, 3-wood. Witnesses: Sherry Forsee, Marilyn Smith, Vicki Sheehan.

A hole-in-one should be reported by the golf course. Contact Tommy Braswell at (843) 937-5591, fax (843) 937-5579 or email braswell@postandcourier.com.