29 Aug '17, 9pm

Kudos to @AJGAGolf and @hosch_turner:

Kudos to @AJGAGolf and @hosch_turner:

The AJGA Junior Players Championship will be played Friday-Sunday at TPC Sawgrass’ Players Stadium Course. But thanks to a tweet, the 78 competitors will be playing for more than just themselves. Turner Hosch, 2019 Oklahoma commit from Dallas, played golf on Saturday with Cole Hammer, a 2018 Texas commit from Houston, who was in Dallas escaping Hurricane Harvey. A day later he texted Hammer with an idea. “I’ve been to Houston countless times to visit friends and family, and I’ve been watching the newscasts,” Hosch told Golfweek on Tuesday. “I remember in the past, PGA Tour players have pledged to donate money for every birdie they make to different things. … I texted Cole and asked him, ‘What do you think about this?’” Hosch typed out a tweet on Sunday night, challenging the AJGA to donate $10 to Harvey relief efforts, for every birdie made at the Junior Players, and got s...

Full article: http://golfweek.com/2017/08/29/how-a-junior-golfer-got-th...

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Great idea, @Hosch_Turner. Count us in as well. #HelpforHouston:

Great idea, @Hosch_Turner. Count us in as well....

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