Hudson resident Emily Burling wins Futures Tour championship

Staff Writer
Kent Weeklies
Emily Burling

Hudson resident Emily Burling won the girls’ 12-to-15 age nine-hole Futures Tour championship last Friday at Mud Run Golf Course in Akron.

Burling shot a score of 42 to win the competition by three strokes. She won the tour championship for the second consecutive year and is expected to be named the tour’s Northern Ohio PGA Player of the Year.

Burling played in nine tournaments and earned six victories. She also was the runner-up twice and finished third in another tournament.