Junior Amateur Golf Tournament Tees Off In Greenville

The state's youngest and most talented golf players teed-off for top honors Tuesday in Greenville.

The Bradford Creek Golf Course hosted the 8th Annual Coastal Plains Junior Amateur Golf Tournament in Pitt County. The event welcomed 120 of the state's best young golfers to compete. Each golfer played against others within their own age division. Previous tournament champs have gone on to compete in the division 1 college level.

The amateur golfers range from ages 8 to 18. The winner will be announced Wednesday afternoon, after the tournament.