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Hobbit's Glen team qualifies for MAPGA Junior League Semifinals

Hobbit's Glen team qualifies for MAPGA Junior League Semifinals

The Hobbits Glen PGA Junior League team has come a long way in a short period of time.

After just starting as a program in the spring, a 10-player squad made up of Howard County youth golfers between the ages of 8-13 qualified last weekend for the Middle Atlantic PGA Junior League semifinals. The team will play on Saturday, Nov. 4 at the Gauntlet Golf Club in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

For Paul Maurer, who is Player Development Coordinator for Columbia Association Golf and is the team’s head coach, things have taken off even faster than he had hoped when he began the process of getting the team off the ground just a few months ago.

“I’ve been surprised most by how many...

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