GOLF: Junior tour begins in earnest

The North Texas Junior Golf Tour began its summer schedule with plenty of tournaments during the past few weeks.
Bowie’s Trent Parr earned a medal for finishing third at the tournament at Indian Oaks Golf Course in Nocona on June 15. Parr carded an 88, six strokes behind winner Jon Hess of Muenster.
At the Runaway Bay tournament on June 12, Bowie native Parker Price carded an 88 for first place in the 12-14 boys’ division. Imanol Walker, also of Bowie, was third in the 15-18 boys’ division. Walker scored a 114.
The tour will make a stop at Twisted Oaks Golf Club in rural Bowie on July 17, and the tournament championship is set for Bridgeport on July 24.

Bowie’s Trent Parr (left) finished third at a North Texas Junior Golf Tour stop at Indian Oaks Golf Club in Nocona this summer. Jon Hess and Zane Schoppa, both from the Muenster area, also show off their medals. Hess carded an 82, Schoppa 87, and Parr 88. (Courtesy photo)