Fourteen-year old golf sensation Kiara Therese Zaldivar Montebon of Cagayan de Oro City is now back home with three top awards after joining two major tournaments in Manila.
She won the Best Net of the Day (Day 1 Competition) and the Top 9 spot in the 59th Philippine Ladies Amateur Golf Open Championship held at the Manila Golf and Country Club at Forbes Park, Makati City.
The Philippine Ladies Open is an annual tournament with lady amateur golfers from other countries and our very own top golfers in the country. Likewise, she earned a spot in the IMG Junior World Golf Championship in July 2020 in San Diego, California after finishing 2nd in the 13-14 year old girls category.
She is looking forward to represent the country come July 2020 in the following tournaments below:
- July 2-3, 2020 FCG International Junior Golf Tournament in San Diego, California, USA
- July 7-9, 2020 IMG Junior World Championship in San Diego, California, USA
- July 13-15, 2020 FCG Callaway World Golf Championship in Palm Springs, California, USA
- July 23-25, 2020 US Kids Golf World Teen Championship in Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA
photos by Kim Zaldivar