Heard Wins Player of the Year

August 28, 2016
West Palm Beach

Alex Heard won the Player of the Year award for the U.S. Kids West Palm Beach Summer tour at Ibis Country Club today. Firing a 2-over par 74 to finish 2nd for the day, he secured first place in the overall points race.

U.S. Kids West 2016 Palm Beach Summer Tour Player of the Year
U.S. Kids West 2016 Palm Beach Summer Tour Player of the Year

The tour consisted of 8 events from June-August. Heard competed in 7 of them, winning 4, with 2 second place finishes and a fourth place finish. His stroke average for the 7 events was 72.9, against a par of 72.

The win gives Heard “Green” status with U.S. Kids, which ensures his priority invitation to all regional, international, and world events for the coming year.