TEXAS NATIVE ATOP THE LEADERBOARD AT KINGWOOD
Spence fires 2-over-par to take the lead

KINGWOOD, Texas-Charlie Spence of Austin, Texas, leads the AJGA Preseason Junior at Kingwood after firing a 2-over-par 74 at the first round Saturday at Kingwood Country Club's Island Course.

The 36-hole event, conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, features 84 boys ages 13-18 from 20 states, including 50 Texans. The tournament, the last of three AJGA preseason events, is for AJGA members who have never competed in an AJGA tournament.

Spence, 17, fired a 36-38-74 and takes a one-stroke lead into the final round.

"I hit the ball well today," said Spence, who finished the day with three birdies and 12 pars. "My putting was alright. I was hitting it pretty good off the tee and I had good approach shots.

"The course is in good shape and the temperature was nice. Tomorrow I need to hit fairways and greens and work on my short putts."

One stroke off the pace at 75 are two Texas natives, David Fiegelman of Plano, and Philip Sanchez of The Woodlands. Brian Rickard of Humble, Texas, and Jeff Vance of Garland, Texas, are tied for fourth with 76s.

The final round of the AJGA Preseason Junior at Kingwood will be held Sunday, with tee times running from 7:30-9:27 a.m. off the No. 1 and 10 tees.

KINGWOOD, Texas -- First-round results from the AJGA PRESEASON JUNIOR AT KINGWOOD conducted by the American Junior Golf Association at Kingwood Country Club, The Island Course. Par: 36-36--72. Yardage: Boys: 6,850

BOYS DIVISION
Charlie Spence (2002) Austin, Texas* 36-38--74
David Fiegelman (2002) Plano, Texas* 35-40--75
Philip Sanchez (2001) The Woodlands, Texas* 36-39--75
Brian Rickard (2002) Humble, Texas* 39-37--76
Jeff Vance (2002) Garland, Texas* 41-35--76
Martin Piller (2004) Duncanville, Texas* 38-39--77
Shea Magee (2002) Petal, Miss.* 38-39--77
Ryan Riess (2002) The Woodlands, Texas* 39-38--77
William Branch (2003) Rockwall, Texas* 40-38--78
Tyler Hairston (2003) Clarksville, Md.* 39-39--78
Travis Braden (2002) Magnolia, Texas* 37-41--78
Ben Fuqua (2003) South Pasadena, Calif.* 37-41--78
Davis Nordell (2002) El Paso, Texas* 36-42--78
Kyle Allen (2001) Timpson, Texas* 38-40--78
Sam Morrow (2001) Houston, Texas* 37-41--78
Blake Slaughter (2003) Rockwall, Texas* 38-40--78
Beau Glover (2003) Sherwood, Ark.* 40-38--78
Scott Barton (2006) Dallas, Texas* 39-40--79
Landon Ewing (2003) Montgomery, Texas* 39-40--79
David Pollet (2002) Baton Rouge, La.* 40-39--79
Chris Hutson (2002) Euless, Texas* 40-40--80
Scooter Jefferson (2003) Montgomery, Texas* 38-42--80
Brice Bailey (2002) Memphis, Tenn.* 39-41--80
Blake Schauer (2002) Spring, Texas* 40-40--80
Paul Mendel (2002) Phoenix, Ariz.* 42-38--80
Dillon Gooch (2003) Salado, Texas* 40-40--80
Ryan Oliver (2002) Spring, Texas* 36-44--80
Matt Savage (2003) Scottsdale, Ariz.* 41-40--81
Charles Soule (2002) Longmont, Colo.* 39-42--81
Raul Lemus (2004) Mission, Texas* 40-41--81
John Ebert (2004) Charlotte, N.C.* 38-43--81
Jeff Klemenswicz (2002) Woodridge, Ill.* 41-40--81
Nathan Turner (2002) Hoover, Ala.* 39-43--82
Clarke Kincaid (2004) Trophy Club, Texas* 42-40--82
Raymond Cox (2003) San Antonio, Texas* 38-44--82
Keith Farrow (2003) Little Rock, Ark.* 40-42--82
Nathan Virdell (2002) Llano, Texas* 41-41--82
Jason Boyd (2003) Frisco, Texas* 39-43--82
Michael Moss (2002) Claremore, Okla.* 40-42--82
Chris Calderwood (2003) Houston, Texas* 37-45--82
Preston Sandknop (2004) Heath, Texas* 44-39--83
J.W. Lodge (2004) Houston, Texas* 41-42--83
Matthew Espinosa (2002) Dallas, Texas* 40-43--83
T.J. Shelton (2001) Saline, Mich.* 39-44--83
Derek Dickson (2002) Bixby, Okla.* 41-42--83
Mark Reese (2003) Richmond, Texas* 41-42--83
Colin Read (2002) Paradise Valley, Ariz.* 41-42--83
Bryant Hare (2006) Raleigh, N.C.* 37-47--84
Charlie Holland (2005) Dallas, Texas* 42-42--84
Matt Randall (2002) Allen, Texas* 39-45--84
Brian Fuller (2002) Farmers Branch, Texas* 47-37--84
Tom Borda (2002) Northville, Mich.* 40-44--84
Kevin Grabeman (2004) Springboro, Ohio* 40-44--84
Ryan Werner (2002) Dallas, Texas* 41-43--84
Joe Bacher (2002) Gibsonia, Pa.* 40-45--85
Terrell Gallman (2003) Austin, Texas* 41-44--85
Rick Szirbik (2002) Kingwood, Texas* 44-41--85
David Strickland (2002) Shreveport, La.* 38-47--85
Chip Brooks (2004) The Woodlands, Texas* 39-46--85
Jonas Miller (2004) Dallas, Texas* 43-42--85
Brian Yawn (2003) College Station, Texas* 42-44--86
Adam Smith (2002) Ellsworth, Maine* 41-45--86
Ben Jackman (2003) College Station, Texas* 43-44--87
Matt Bartnick (2002) Livonia, Mich.* 44-43--87
Steve Mayo, Jr. (2003) Austin, Texas* 41-46--87
Larry Nickell (2001) Van Alstyne, Texas* 39-48--87
Mark Phillips (2003) Hilliard, Ohio* 41-47--88
Michael Stoltz (2003) Midland, Texas* 45-43--88
Trey Kampfer (2004) Rockwall, Texas* 43-46--89
Brian Black (2003) Joplin, Mo.* 45-44--89
Steve Sass (2002) Mequon, Wis.* 44-46--90
Will Aycock (2004) San Marcos, Texas* 42-49--91
Jeff Zewe (2002) Kenner, La.* 43-48--91
Mathew McHugh (2002) Mt. Prospect, Ill.* 44-47--91
Mark Hanna (2002) Austin, Texas* 44-48--92
Ryan Tidwell (2002) Cypress, Texas* 46-46--92
Bryan Ott (2004) Whitehall, Pa.* 43-49--92
Matthew Smith (2005) Sugarland, Texas* 45-47--92
Austin Wetsch (2002) Albuquerque, N.M.* 47-46--93
Christopher Belz (2002) San Antonio, Texas* 48-47--95
Matthew Connor (2002) Tulsa, Okla.* 43-52--95
Tommy Browder (2006) Houston, Texas* 50-48--98
Sean Hutchison (2002) Traverse City, Mich.* 50-48--98
Avinash Sridharan (2004) Novi, Mich.* 49-52--101

 
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