Manuel Villegas began working with Kevin Smeltz, IJGA Director of Instruction, when he was a sophomore at the University of Florida. Flash forward years later and the Web.com Tour rookie has experienced noteworthy success in his golf game.
At the Web.com Tour’s Brasil Champions event presented by HSBC on March 16, 2014, the rookie carded a 67 or better in all four rounds, placing him in fourth for the tournament. The top-five finish will be added to his efforts towards securing a 2015 PGA TOUR card at the conclusion of the Web.com season. The 28-year old currently ranks eighth among THE 25 who will be awarded a PGA TOUR card and has graduated from the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica.
Congratulations to Manuel on behalf of Kevin and the entire IJGA community on his continued success!
The International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) is the premier destination for middle and high school golfers as well as graduates seeking a competitive advantage amongst their peers. IJGA’s unique programs deliver customized golf training, tour competition, performance training, character building and an elite college preparatory education – in a close, family environment in Hilton Head, South Carolina.