TWIN FALLS, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) The Magic Valley Junior Golf Foundation just issued $22,000 in college scholarships.
The funding went to eight Class of 2018 high school graduates; Dalton Collier, Brandon Stotts, Tayllore Ward, Sage Eckert, McKenzie McBride, Jade Higley, Morgan Harr and Daniel Gaspar. Higley is also the Duncan Family Tribute Scholarship winner.
Over the past four years, the foundation has issued a total of $73,500 in scholarships.
Recent Barbasol champion Troy Merritt, a native of Burley, is a major supporter of the foundation. Those involved in the selection process are corporate sponsors, Grant & Hagan Farms, ICCU, Rolig Law Office, Lynch Oil, The Human Bean and Swire Coca Cola.