Jr. Orange Bowl: Trio shares lead
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (Dec. 27, 2013) -- Italy's Guido Migliozzi and Renatoa Paratore represented their country well in the first round of play at the 2013 Junior Orange Bowl at The Biltmore Golf Course. The two 2015 graduates shot 4-under 67 and share the first-round lead with Chile's Guillermo Pereira.

The international trio sits one shot up on Tim Colanta of Champions Gate, Fla. entering the second round

Tied for fifth place at 2-under is Argentina's Sebastian Bergagna, Alan De Bondt of Belgium, Venezuela's Jorge Garcia, Stuart Krog of Zimbabwe, Switzerland's Adrien Michellod and Bolivia's Jose Montano.

Migliozzi made a hole-in-one on the 14th hole to add some fireworks to his stellar round on Friday.

ABOUT THE Junior Orange Bowl

72-hole invitation-only event. Players must not have reached their 19th birthday by the end of the tournament and must not be participating on a College/University team. The field is limited to a maximum of 72 Boys and 42 girls representing US and Foreign Countries. There are no age categories and there is no cut during the Championship. Invitations are sent out in mid- September. The tournament's alumni list includes current professional players Tiger Woods, Bubba Watson, and Lexi Thompson.

The golf tournament is just one of 15 competitions among The Junior Orange Bowl Festival. This volunteer-led, not-for-profit organization hosts athletic, academic, and cultural competitions that draw over 7,500 youth from Miami, the State of Florida, across the United States, and over 76 countries worldwide to compete. The annual marquee event rounding out each festival season is the Junior Orange Bowl Parade, a community based youth parade that travels through the historic streets of Coral Gables featuring high school and college marching bands, floats and various youth and community groups attracting over 35,000 families, friends, and neighbors. It dates back to 1948.

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