Player of the week: Shannon Brooks
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Shannon Brooks of Vienna, Va., shot 8-under 141 (77-64) at Hunting Hawk GC in Glen Allen, Va. to win the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls’ Golf Tour Richmond Classic by five strokes. Brooks’ final-round 64 set a course record, and beat the existing PKBGT record by two strokes.
Brooks, No. 21 in the Golfweek/Sagarin rankings for the class of 2015, said of her round, “I still can’t believe it. It’s exciting because I’ve placed second a bunch of times, so it’s nice to finally place first.”