Emiliano Grillo was the only Leadbetter golfer in the Field this week at The PING Invitational. The event, held at Karsten Creek is Stillwater, Oklahoma, was a 54-hole stroke play event conducted by the American Junior Golf Association.
Emiliano finished the event in 2nd place with rounds of 73-72-72 for a 217 total. Jordan Speith, the 2009 Rolex Player of the Year, ran away with the event by virtue of shooting 8-under par over the 3 day event. He was the only boy to finish under par.
Emiliano Grillo, an Argentinian who attends the Leadbetter Academy will now prepare for the World Team Championships being held in Argentina later this month.
Emiliano is coached by Leadbetter Instructor, Grant Price.
Congrats Emiliano on your fine play!
In the girls division, Victoria Tanco finished 8th, Doris Chen finished in 9th place and Ginger Howard was 16th!