Johns Creek Golfer

From left stand Iris Cao of Duluth, Champion Erica Scutt of Johns Creek and Kady Foshaug of Roswell.

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Erica Scutt, 16, of Johns Creek is the 2019 Girls Overall Champion at the Georgia PGA Junior Classic held at the University of Georgia Golf Course.

The three-day event, played July 8-10, saw the rising junior at Northview High School overcome a 1-stroke deficit after two days of play to win the 54-hole event by a single stroke over Kady Foshaug of Roswell. Iris Cao of Duluth finished third with a third-round score of 4 under par 67.

Scutt’s final round of even par 72 was enough to capture the trophy with an aggregate three-day total of 222 to Foshaug’s 223 and Cao’s 224.

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