Newsmakers: September 18, 2006
 

Newsmakers: September 18, 2006

College Round-up

Last week, Jon McLean of Texas Christian University earned his first win of the season at the Inverness Intercollegiate. He shot a 1-over-par 214 tournament total to take a four stroke victory. TCU finished second in the team division to the University of Southern California. USC was led by freshman Jamie Lovemark who finished third with a 6-over-par tournament total.


AJGA alum Jennie Lee

The University of Georgia’s Chris Kirk took home individual honors at the Carpet Capital Collegiate last weekend after shooting an 11-under-par 205 tournament total. He finished one stroke ahead of Darren Blair of North Carolina State. Alabama took home the top team honors at the event.

Alison Walshe of the University of Arizona finished the Macon Rudolph Championship last weekend with a 6-under-par 210 trumping the competition by two shots. Duke started the year the same way they ended the last, with a first-place showing in the team division. Jennie Lee, who finished tied for fourth, was the top finisher for the Blue Devils.

Texas Christian’s Catherine Matranga finished first at the Branch Law Firm/ Dick McGuire last week. She finished one stroke ahead of Arizona State’s Anna Nordqvist and South Carolina’s Benedicte Toumpsin. Arizona State earned the top team honors.

Other Alumni in Men's College Golf...

Brandon Ray of Central Connecticut State University earned top honors at the CCSU Invitational last weekend. He finished seven shots ahead of second place finisher Joe Hajjar of Holy Cross. CCSU took home the top team honors…Ryan Spears of Wichita State took home individual honors at the Mid Pines Intercollegiate. Jeff Kaiser of Wisconsin helped the Badgers take home the team title…Jordan Irwin of the University of Houston earned individual honors at the Cobb/Ferrell Mean Green Classic last week…Tyler Brewington of Rider University finished first at the Bucknell Invitational last weekend…Mitch Gillis of Oregon State University shot 6-under-par at The Wolverine Intercollegiate last week to take home individual honors. Garrett Jones of Wisconsin helped them along to the head of the team division.

Other Alumni in Women's College Golf...

Lauren Cheves of North Texas finished at 3-over-par to earned individual honors at the North Texas Women’s Classic. Julia Heath of Cal Poly finished three shots behind in second and Texas State’s Amy Glazier finished third at 8-over-par. North Texas took home team honors…University of North Carolina’s Lauren Hunt finished 6-under-par and earned her first victory of the season at the Cougar Classic last week. She finished two shots ahead of Florida State’s Caroline Westrup who helped FSU to earn the top team honors.

 

 
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Randy Wise Junior Open
Boys
Total
1
Donnie Trosper
203
2
Beau Breault
209
3
Tyler Pearson
210
Girls
Total
1
Morgan Gonzales
214
2
Riley Rennell
216
T
3
Megan Furtney
218
T
3
Aiko Leong
218
AJGA Junior at Bethesda
Boys
Total
1
Chad McCann
211
T
2
Graham Hutchinson
213
T
2
Nathan Chuwait
213
T
2
Van Thomas
213
Girls
Total
1
Shannon Brooks
212
2
Julie Luo
220
3
Brynn Walker
223
Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Sugarloaf
Boys
Total
1
Rij Patel
228
T
2
Nelson Pang
231
T
2
Sam Wu
231
T
2
John Hilliard Catanzaro
231
Girls
Total
1
Brooke McDougald
232
2
Jiayu Kong
233
3
Belinda Hu
239
Stockton Convention & Visitors Bureau Junior All-Star
Boys
Total
1
Clay Seeber
202
2
Ricky Castillo
204
T
3
Eddy Lai
208
T
3
Joseph Chun
208
Girls
Total
1
Brittany Park
215
T
2
Carolyn Zhao
218
T
2
Yealimi Noh
218
Coca-Cola Junior All-Star at Sugarloaf
Boys
Total
1
Won Jun Lee
219
2
Mason Nome
227
T
3
Scott Roden
229
T
3
Brady Keran
229
Girls
Total
1
Hailey Jones
239
2
Lindsay May
243
3
Katie Lee
244
PBE Qualifier - California
Boys
Total
T
1
Kevin An
71
T
1
Yash Majmudar
71
T
3
Lucas Carper
72
T
3
Alex Chin
72
T
3
William Draper
72
T
3
Joseph Burlison
72
T
3
Yu-Jen Cheng
72
Girls
Total
1
Courtney Vogel
70
T
2
Sophia Hui
74
T
2
Waverly Whiston
74
T
2
Ty Akabane
74
T
2
Samantha Gong
74
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