“I am pleased to announce that Rickie Fowler, the 2015 Players Championship, Scottish Open and Deutsche Bank Championship winner, has been named an Official Ambassador for PGA Junior League Golf. Rickie joins fellow golf superstars Rory McIlroy and Michelle Wie as an Ambassador. I had the pleasure of joining Rickie and “Morning Drive” host Cara Robinson on Golf Channel to discuss his role and the mission of PGA Junior League Golf.” — PGA CEO Pete Bevacqua
PGA Junior League Golf is owned and operated by the PGA of America and is positioned as the key youth initiative of PGA REACH, the PGA of America’s charitable foundation. Under its guidance, the program boasted a soaring number of participants in 2015, with approximately 30,000 boys and girls playing on 2,500 teams. There were 17,500 kids participating on 1,425 teams nationwide in 2014, a 95-percent increase from 2013.
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