Posts Tagged: FootGolf

Johnson’s team wins, Reid surges to 2nd at U.S. Championships

September 1, 2018

Palmer’s Jeremy Johnson and Anchorage’s Jo Reid both came home with major hardware from the American FootGolf League Tour’s U.S. National Championship in Orlando, Florida. Johnson helped the West Coast Club beat defending champ Oakland 6&2 to win a national title, making a key conversion on the 13th hole to extend the match-play competition. The… Read more »

Johnson places 5th at Lone Star Classic, now 10th nationally

August 15, 2018

A terrific Texas showing has pushed Palmer’s Jeremy Johnson into the top 10 on the American FootGolf League Tour. The 43-year-old finished fifth out of 30 men at the Lone Star Classic, an AFGL 250 event Johnson dubbed a mid-major. Majors are 500 events. Johnson carded a two-day total of 143 after shooting a 3-over-par… Read more »

Johnson wins in Illinois, now ranked 14th nationally in footgolf

July 29, 2018

Jeremy Johnson of Palmer picked up his second victory of the season in the American Footgolf League Tour to catapult in the national rankings. The 43-year-old won an AFGL 50 event over the weekend in Illinois in a playoff after tying for first place at 14-under par. “It was a great facility and the staff… Read more »

Johnson wins American Footgolf League opener in Florida

March 16, 2018

Palmer’s Jeremy Johnson was victorious in his first tournament of the season on the American Footgolf League Tour in Kissimmee, Florida. The 43-year-old longtime Colony High soccer coach carded a sizzling 60 on the 18-hole, par-72 Reunion Resort to score a two-shot victory over a competitive field that featured the reigning national runnerup. “The conditions… Read more »

Reid claims U.S. Pro-Am title for first major footgolf title

September 8, 2017

After playing soccer for most of her life, Jo Reid of Anchorage has kicked the sport. Her new passion is footgolf, a hybrid marriage of golf and soccer. It’s a trendy game catching on in the United States. “When I started playing I had no idea the game was huge in Europe and is played… Read more »

Reid shoots low score to lead USA over Japan for Pacific Trophy

November 8, 2016

Jo Reid of Anchorage helped Team USA win an international event over the weekend while enjoying a personal victory in the new sport of footgolf. Footgolf combines soccer and golf, with players kicking a soccer ball rather than hitting a golf ball. Reid, the East High girls soccer coach, was part of an American team… Read more »