Jack Adolfson, Niwot, Colo. (2013)
Adolfson, a senior at Silver
Creek High School, posted three AJGA top-25 finishes during the 2012 season,
including his T7 showing at the AJGA Junior at Fox Hill. Academically, Adolfson
holds a weighted GPA of 4.333 and is ranked sixth in his class of 200 students.
He volunteers weekly at the Longmont Children’s Shelter, participates in the
Silver Creek Leadership Academy and is a member of the National Honor Society.
Max Alcorn, Poway, Calif. (2013)
A senior at Poway High School,
Alcorn opened the 2012 AJGA season with a top-five finish at the Aspen Junior
Golf Classic before competing in three other AJGA events, including a top-20
finish at the Sunriver Junior Open. The San Francisco University commit boasts
a 4.3548 weighted GPA, is an active member of the Poway High School
Environmental Club and volunteers at the San Diego Junior Golf Association.
Christopher Chu, Fullerton, Calif. (2013)
Chu, a senior at Sunny Hills
High School, carded two top-15 finishes during the 2012 season. After tying for
ninth at the Deutsche Bank Partners for Charity Junior Shoot Out in July, Chu
followed with a tie for 15th at the AJGA Junior at Robinson Ranch.
Chu carries a weighted GPA of 4.5455. In addition to tutoring math for Elite
SAT prep, he is involved with the Orange Korean Church, where he has served at
an orphanage in Mexico and led vacation Bible school.
Robert Deng, Irvine, Calif. (2013)
A senior at St. Margaret’s
Episcopal School, Robert Deng captured his first AJGA victory this summer at
the Deutsche Bank Partners for Charity Junior Shoot Out. He earned three
additional top-20 victories in 2012 including a T5 showing at the Under Armour®
/ Hunter Mahan Championship in April. Academically, Deng holds a weighted GPA
of 4.39 and. He taught English at the Lijiang Ethnic Orphan School in Yunnan,
China, where he also helped build new facilities at the orphanage. Deng will continue his golf career on the collegiate level at Harvard University.
Conley Hurst, Little Rock, Ark. (2013)
A senior at Episcopal
Collegiate School, Hurst recorded two top-15 AJGA finishes during the 2012
season. He opened the summer with an 11th-place finish at the AJGA Music City
Junior presented by Toyota, and followed it with a T9 showing at the William
Penn Junior Championship. Hurst’s academics are highlighted by a 4.35 weighted
GPA and he was named an AP Scholar by the College Board. He is a member of the
National Honor Society and volunteers with services at the Trinity Episcopal
Scott Jaster, Bryn Mawr, Pa. (2013)
Jaster, a senior at The
Haverford School, scored a 2240 on the SAT and has achieved a weighted GPA of
4.7 in his first three years of high school. He is a member of the varsity
Debate Team and President of the school’s Community Awareness Program. Jaster
recorded a third-place finish at the 2012 Deutsche Bank Partners for Charity
Junior Shoot Out to give him three top-five performances in his AJGA career.
Matt Kern, Springboro, Ohio (2013)
Kern, a senior at Springboro
High School, scored a 32 on the ACT and has compiled a weighted GPA of 4.198 in
his first three years of high school, which ranks 10th in his class of 369. He
recorded a T7 finish at the 2012 Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Boyne
Highlands to go along with four additional top-10 performances in his AJGA
career. Kern is an active member of his community as a freshman mentor at his
school and a member of National Honor Society.
Jeffrey Lang, Lexington, Mass. (2013)
Lang, a senior at Lexington
High School, scored a 2350 on the SAT and has achieved a cumulative GPA of 4.04
in his first three years of high school. He recorded two AJGA top-five performances
in 2012, including a third-place finish at the Killington Junior Golf
Championship in June. Lang is the President of the Lexington High branch of
S.A.D.D. (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and also helps with the
Special Olympics. He has given a verbal commitment to play collegiate golf at
Zachary Martin, Pinehurst, N.C. (2013)
A senior at Pinecrest High
School, Martin scored a 2000 on the SAT and carries a weighted GPA of 4.9348,
which is eighth in his class of 433. He is a member of National Honor Society
and volunteered at the 2012 U.S. Kids Golf World Championship. On the golf
course, Martin posted a pair of top-10 finishes in AJGA competition in 2012,
with his best finish being a T8 showing at the E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor
Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf.
Davis Morrison, Charlotte, N.C. (2013)
A senior at Myers Park High
School, Morrison scored a 34 on the ACT and carries a weighted GPA of 5.0833,
which is 17th in his class of 614. He is an active member of the community as a
member of National Honor Society and a volunteer at the First Tee. On the golf
course, Morrison competed in four AJGA tournaments in 2012, with his best
finish being a T7 showing at the Woodward Video Junior at The Greenbrier.
Josh Radcliff, Coppell, Texas (2013)
A senior at Dallas Jesuit,
Radcliff scored a 30 on the ACT and carries a 97.3 GPA, which is in the top 8
percent of his class. He raises money for CureSearch for Children's Cancer
through the AJGA’s Leadership Links program, and tutors area students through
the Jesuit STAIRS Program and Ignatian Scholars. On the golf course, Radcliff
competed in four AJGA events in 2012, with his best finish being a T5 showing
at the Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron.
Li Wang, Sammamish, Wash. (2013)
A senior at Eastlake High
School, Wang concluded his 2012 AJGA campaign with his second top-10 finish of
the season after a T8 finish at the Genesis Junior Championship – he also
placed T2 at the ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior. In the classroom, Wang
has a perfect 4.0 GPA and ranks first among his class of 406 students. The future
Yale Bulldog was a member of the Global Awareness Project, Mu Alpha Theta math
honor society and the Eastlake High School Relay For Life.