Preseason Junior at Fieldstone

Fieldstone Golf Club of Auburn Hills
Auburn Hills, Mich. May 2 - 4, 2014

American Junior Golf Association • Contact: Chris Richards • (678) 644-4258 • crichards@ajga.org

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TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET

Quick Facts

Tournament Storylines

IMG Academy Preseason Series
The IMG Academy Preseason Series is designed specifically for AJGA members who have not yet been accepted to an AJGA tournament. For those members, the series offers the opportunity to compete against players with similar skill levels while building Performance Based Entry status before application deadlines arrive for summer Open and Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series events.
Fieldstone Golf Club of Auburn Hills
The diverse features and rolling hills combined with wetlands and natural areas provide an ever changing landscape which challenges even the most skilled golfers. This is the third year the AJGA has held an event at Fieldstone Golf Club of Auburn Hills.
Michiganders in the field
Thirty-six players from the state of Michigan will compete in the Preseason Junior at Fieldstone. This is the most of any state. Ohio is the state with the second most players with 12.

Schedule of Events

Friday, May 2
1:30 p.m. shotgun Practice Round
 
Saturday, May 3
7:30 – 9:27 a.m. First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
 
Sunday, May 4
7:30 – 9:27 a.m. Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
2 p.m. Awards Ceremony
 

2013 Results

Preseason Junior at Fieldstone
Fieldstone Golf Club of Auburn Hills (May 3 - 5, 2013)
 
Boys Division
T1 Kevin Duncan Rocky River, Ohio 76–73—149
T1 Trevor Gold Eureka, Ill. 73–76—149
3 Joseph Trim Tampa, Fla. 76–74—150
4 Darnell Ellis Reynoldsburg, Ohio 75–76—151
T5 James Kneen White Lake, Mich. 77–75—152
T5 Cameron Willis Eaton, Ohio 73–79—152
 
Girls Division
1 Emma Fisher Bloomington, Ind. 83–72—155
T2 Elle Nichols Okemos, Mich. 81–76—157
T2 Cordelia Chan (Canada) Birmingham, Mich. 83–74—157
4 Haley Kluth Noblesville, Ind. 81–80—161
5 Pader Her Lansing, Mich. 81–81—162
 

Media Accommodations

The Preseason Junior at Fieldstone 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.

Preseason Series

The Preseason Junior at Fieldstone is one of 13 events held as part of the Preseason Series. The Preseason Series is designed specifically for AJGA members who have had limited acceptances into multi-day AJGA events. This series offers these members the opportunity to start building Performance Based Entry status before application deadlines arrive for summer Open and Junior All-Star series events.

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.