CB & I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods
The Club at Carlton Woods - Fazio Championship Course
The Woodlands, Texas • February 14 - 17, 2014
American Junior Golf Association • Contact: Chris Richards • (678) 644-4258 • firstname.lastname@example.org
TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET
- The CB&I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods is a 54-hole, boys-only, stroke play Invitational
- The event first started in 1987 which makes it the AJGA's longest-running, boys-only tournament
- The field features 37 Rolex Junior All-Americans
- Fourteen of the top-25 boys in the Polo Golf Rankings will compete in the event
- The field features players from 22 states, Zimbabwe, Japan, Colombia, Bolivia, China, Singapore, Thailand and Mexico
|A longstanding tradition|
|The CB&I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods started in 1987. It is the longest-running, boys-only event on the AJGA schedule. PGA TOUR professional Jum Furyk won the inaugural tournament.|
|Past champions of the CB&I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods include some of the most well-known names on the PGA TOUR. Players who have hoisted the trophy in the past include Jim Furyk, David Duval and Tiger Woods. Several younger players on the PGA TOUR have also walked away with titles, including Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth.|
|Back for more|
|Brad Dalke of Hobart, Okla., will return to Carlton Woods to defend his title. Dalke won the event in 2013 by one stroke, then went on to win The PING Invitational in October. Dalke looks to make history by becoming the first player to win the CB&I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods twice.|
|Fourth time is the charm|
|Scott Scheffler of Dallas, currently No. 1 in the Polo Golf Rankings, will return to Carlton Woods for his fourth and final CB&I Boys Championship. The 2013 runner-up, Scheffler looks to end his stay at Carlton Woods with a victory.|
Schedule of Events
|Friday, February 14|
|1:30 p.m. shotgun||Practice Round|
|Saturday, February 15|
|8:30 - 10:20 a.m.||First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees|
|Sunday, February 16|
|8:30 - 10:20 a.m.||Second Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees|
|Monday, February 17|
|8:30 - 10:20 a.m.||Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees|
|3:30 p.m.||Awards Ceremony|
Top Players to Watch
CB & I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods
The Club at Carlton Woods (February 15 - 18, 2013)
|1||Brad Dalke||Hobart, Okla.||70–71–70—211|
|T2||Peter Kim||Metuchen, N.J.||73–67–72—212|
|T2||Scott Scheffler||Dallas, Texas||68–73–71—212|
|4||Gordon Neale||Dove Canyon, Calif.||71–73–71—215|
|T5||Connor Black||Humble, Texas||76–71–70—217|
|T5||Rigel Fernandes||(India) Bradenton, Fla.||71–75–71—217|
|T7||Jim Liu||Smithtown, N.Y.||75–72–71—218|
|T7||Cameron Champ||Sacramento, Calif.||71–74–73—218|
|T7||Alvaro Ortiz||Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico||73–73–72—218|
|10||Zachary Bauchou||Forest, Va.||75–74–70—219|
The CB & I Boys Championship at Carlton Woods will have AJGA communications representatives on hand to assist media throughout the week. Prior to the tournament the AJGA will provide information about the event and its participants, as well as assist with player interviews.
After each round, media officials on-site will write a recap with the day's results. These will be emailed to all media outlets. Interviews with AJGA Tournament Directors, Tournament Chairmen and juniors may be conducted before or after tournament rounds.
For more information about the AJGA and tournaments, please refer to ajga.org. Tournament websites are accessible from the homepage and include recaps, list of participants, tee times, live scoring, course and sponsorship information.
About the AJGA
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. The AJGA provides valuable exposure for college golf scholarships, and has an annual junior membership (boys and girls, ages 12-18) of more than 6,300 members from 48 states and more than 50 foreign countries. Through initiatives like the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant, a financial assistance program, and Leadership Links, a service-oriented platform that teaches juniors charitable-giving skills, the AJGA fosters the growth of golf’s next generation.
Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex, which is in its fourth decade of AJGA support, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004. In 2007, after 12 years of support, Ralph Lauren became the AJGA's second Premier Partner.
AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. Former AJGA juniors have compiled more than 600 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Jordan Spieth, Brandt Snedeker, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Hunter Mahan, Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Stacy Lewis, Vicky Hurst, Inbee Park, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome and Morgan Pressel.