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.
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.