Bhatia, 17, to make pro debut at Sanderson Farms

Mar 21, 2019; Palm Harbor, FL, USA; Akshay Bhatia plays his shot from the 16th tee during the first round of the Valspar Championship golf tournament at Innisbrook Resort - Copperhead Course. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

SEVENTEEN-year-old Akshay Bhatia will make his pro debut at this week’s Sanderson Farms Championship in Jackson, Miss. A native of Northridge, Calif., who resides in Wake Forest, N.C., Bhatia is currently No. 5 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings. Bhatia, who decided to skip college, made the announcement Monday on Instagram. “That feeling when the […]

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