The NJPGA Professional Championship began today, as the three day long tournament held at The Ridge at Back Brook in Ringoes, NJ features 154 of New Jersey’s top golf professionals.
Currently in Round 1, Basking Ridge, NJ native Brett Jones holds the lead at -3. Matt McKeon (Brielle, NJ) shares second with Alex Beach (Paramus, NJ), after Beach had a strong finish birdieing three out of his final four holes. They both finished with a score of -1. Sam Kang (Florham Park, NJ), Joseph Galan (Kinnelon, NJ), and Ryan Fountaine (Madison, NJ) are currently tied for fourth at even par.
We will have updates throughout the day as the tournament progresses.