DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — One year ago, Hal Dove, of Houston Academy defeated Providence Christian’s Thomas Ponder in sudden death in the 15-to-18 age bracket.
Tuesday, both assisted with keeping score for the younger players. But beginning Thursday, they will compete for a final time in the Future Masters For Dove, the competition against Ponder has been described as looking forward to defending his title.
“This will be my ninth time competing and this will effectively end my junior golf. This is a special week,” Dove said.
Ironically., both men will compete against each other at the collegiate level. Dove has signed a scholarship to play for Auburn’s golf team, while Thomas is heading to Tuscaloosa
to play for Alabama.