Pete Dye Golf Club in Bridgeport will be holding the “Trusted Choice Big ‘I’ National Championship” this week.
They hosted a banquet Monday night to kick off the event. Trusted Choice is an organization within the independent insurance agents and brokers of America that sponsor junior golf programs around the country. It has many states that run individual qualifiers and in those qualifiers each of them send representatives to the tournament. The top 160 people will play in the tournament at the golf club this week.
“It’s a traveling tournament; last year we were in Pinehurst, this year we’re here, and next year we’re in Kansas. So it’s a great venue and the nations top junior golfers participate,” said Brett Nilsson, of Nation Junior Golf Committee.
Tuesday and Wednesday's first two rounds will include both morning and afternoon tee times.