It's the organizational equivalent of Ben Hogan's golf swing: elegant and supremely effective.
Former President George W. Bush, the honorary chairman of The First Tee initiative, will be the featured speaker at this year's Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club.
Tournament chairman Paul Simon introduced the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley field Wednesday morning, and noted that this year's group will feature 17 of the top 20 golfers in the world.
The Junior Invitational is ranked No. 1 among 25 junior tournaments selected by Golfweek.
In its debut, the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley exceeded the expectations of club co-owner Weldon Wyatt and tournament chairman Paul Simon.
PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem was the most notable guest among the couple thousand who showed up on a gray Good Friday to watch some incredible golf played by juniors.
GRANITEVILLE --- Nicholas Reach closed out his junior golf career with a stunning performance on Friday in the inaugural Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club.
See more than 40 photos from the final round of the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley.
GRANITEVILLE --- The inaugural Junior Invitational might be remembered for a long time because of the standard set by Nicholas Reach. Reach rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt to close out an ...
GRANITEVILLE --- North Augusta's Matt NeSmith didn't get some kind of residential pass into the inaugural Junior Invitational. If there were any doubts, he has easily dispelled them.
GRANITEVILLE --- Nicholas Reach didn't have any trouble following up his record-tying round in the Junior Invitational. He shot 6-under-par 66 to extend his lead heading into the final round.
Nicholas Reach calmly rolled in the 21 -foot birdie putt on the 18th hole Wednesday and gave a small fist pump.
First-round leader Nicholas Reach put his caddie, "Shag," to good use as he made plenty of putts in tying the course record of 62.
Nicholas Reach equaled the course record at Sage Valley Golf Club today and leads the inaugural Junior Invitational.
Fifteen-year-old George Cunningham is a competitor in the Junior Invitational, a 54-hole event that begins today and runs through Friday. The Arizona resident is one of 37 Americans in the ...
Andreas Halvorsen, 14, is the youngest player in the Junior Invitational field. He is a prime example of golf's youth movement and an international player who isn't afraid to test his game against ...
It's a good bet it won't be long before the entire golfing world agrees with the Junior Invitational website -- that it's "junior golf's most prestigious event."
See bios of the Junior Invitational Golfers.
GRANITEVILLE --- The world of junior golf will descend on the area for the inaugural Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club.
Sage Valley will be in the spotlight this week as it plays host to the Junior Invitational, a 54-hole tourney for an exclusive field of players from around the world.