16-year-old prodigy Alexa Pano is entering next month's LPGA Tour Q-School (

Alexa Pano made a bunch of birdies Tuesday at the 45th Girls Junior PGA Championship – and some news after the round.

After shooting a 7-under 66 at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky, to take a two-shot lead, the 16-year-old Pano said she is entering next month’s LPGA Tour Q-School.

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