Newsmakers: September 29, 2008
 

Newsmakers: September 29, 2008

College Round-up


Bo Hoag

Ben Fuqua of the University of Kentucky won the Mason Rudolph Men’s Championship Sunday. Jon Curran of Vanderbilt, Jason Millard of Middle Tennessee State, Mark Silvers II of South Carolina, Jack Hiluta of the University of South Alabama, and Michael Tulacz of Kennesaw State rounded out the top five. South Carolina won the team championship by eight strokes.

In the Mason Rudolph Women’s Championship, Sydnee Michaels helped UCLA win the team championship over Southern California with her four-shot victory. AJGA alumni Candace Schepperle of Auburn, Marina Alex and Megan Grehan of Vanderbilt, Kathleen Ekey of Alabama, Anna Nordqvist of Arizona State, Amanda Blumenherst and Jennie Lee of Duke, Lizette Salas of Southern California, and Glory Yang of UCLA all finished in the top 10.

Eddie Olson of UNLV and Derek Tolan of Colorado tied for medalist honors at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate at the University of New Mexico Championship Course Saturday with 5-under-par 211s. Josh Anderson of Pepperdine, Bo Hoag of Ohio State, Derek Ernst of UNLV, Brandon Putnam and Steve Saunders of New Mexico were all finishers in the top five. UNLV won the event over New Mexico.

Professional Round-up

Lorena Ochoa won the Navistar LPGA Classic Presented by MaxxForce held in Prattville, Ala., Sunday. The Mexico native finished with a four-day total 15-under-par 273. Cristie Kerr, Candie Kung, Shanshan Feng, and Song-Hee Kim all finished in the top five.

On the PGA TOUR, Camilo Villegas was victorious at the TOUR Championship Sunday after winning a playoff over Sergio Garcia. Anthony Kim, Phil Mickelson, and Ben Curtis rounded out the top five.

*AJGA alumni denoted in bold

 

 

 

 

 

.

 

 

 

 
Sponsors
Premier Partners
Official Partners
Media Partners
Association Partner
Twitter Facebook AJGA Blog AJGA on YouTube
Member Logins
 
Player, Coach and Alumni Login
Center:
Member ID:
Password:
 
Forgot your password?
Don't have a password?
Forgot your Member ID?
 
Not A Member or Need to Renew?
 
What every member should know
Learn the basics
Performance Based Entry
Leadership Links
ACE Grant financial aid
Polo Golf Rankings
Boys
1. Sam Burns
Shreveport, LA
2. Jorge Garcia
Miami, FL
3. Sam Horsfield
Davenport, FL
4. Austin Connelly
Irving, TX
5. Brad Dalke
Hobart, OK
Girls
1. Andrea Lee
Hermosa Beach, CA
2. Kristen Gillman
Austin, TX
3. Bethany Wu
Diamond Bar, CA
4. Nelly Korda
Bradenton, FL
5. Lauren Stephenson
Lexington, SC
Complete Rankings
Upcoming Events
Foundation

The Foundation

The American Junior Golf Foundation is the primary recipient of all charitable giving to the AJGA and as such administers a variety of programs designed to compliment the AJGA and the members and families who make up our community. Learn more about these important programs and how your contributions to the Foundation secure the AJGA’s financial future for future generations to come.
   
Donate Now
Planned Giving Program
Endow an ACE Grant
Annual Fund
ACE Grant

ACE

The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program provides financial assistance to junior golfers who wish to play in AJGA events. Its goal is to give top-flight golf opportunities to young golfers regardless of financial resources. This program helps to fulfill the AJGA’s mission of developing young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.

Leadership Links

What is Leadership Links?

Leadership Links is a new program whereby the AJGA is able to further its mission to help develop young men and women by teaching charitable giving skills and service-oriented practices at an early age. This program gives juniors all the tools necessary to donate their time, talent and resources to local charities and the AJGA youth development programs. Please click here to learn more about the program and the different opportunities available.

Weekly Results
Junior All-Star Invitational sponsored by NIKEGOLF
Boys
Total
1
Norman Xiong
204
T
2
Garrett Barber
205
T
2
Kaiwen Liu
205
Girls
Total
1
Yujeong Son
207
2
Youngin Chun
208
T
3
Allyson Geer
217
T
3
Isabella Fierro
217
The PING Invitational
Boys
Total
1
Donnie Trosper
140
2
Brad Dalke
143
3
Austin Connelly
145
Girls
Total
1
Kaitlyn Papp
139
2
Angel Yin
145
T
3
Lilia Vu
146
T
3
Jillian Hollis
146
FJ Live Scoring
AJGA U
The American Junior Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and
development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.