Newsmakers: October 28, 2008
 

Newsmakers: October 28, 2008

College Round-up


Candace Schepperle

Darren Blair of North Carolina State won The Bank of Tennessee at The Ridges Tournament Sunday. He finished with a total of 6-under-par 210. Zack Byrd of Coastal Carolina, Rhys Enoch of East Tennessee State, Dustin Groves of Wake Forest and Zack Sucher of UAB all finished in the top five.

Arizona State was victorious at the Derby Invitational in Auburn, Ala., Sunday.  They won the team title over Virginia by 18 strokes. Anna Nordqvist and Azahara Munoz of Arizona State, Whitney Neuhauser of Virginia, Candace Schepperle of Auburn and Dori Carter of Mississippi made up the top five.

Professional Round-up

Sergio Garcia won the Castello Masters Sunday for his first European Tour victory since 2005. He won by three shots over Peter Hedblom. Alexander Noren, Simon Dyson, Søren Kjeldsen, and David Lynn rounded out the top five.

D.A. Points won the Nationwide Tour’s Miccosukee Championship Sunday, beating Matt Bettencourt with a birdie on the first playoff hole. Bryce Molder, Josh Broadaway and Gavin Coles rounded out the top five.

On the PGA TOUR, Cameron Beckman won the Frys.com Open Sunday at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., home of the AJGA’s Thunderbird International Junior. He came from behind with a final-round, 7-under-par 63 to force a playoff with Kevin Sutherland. Beckman won on the second playoff hole. Mathew Goggin, Mike Weir, J.J. Henry and Arron Oberholser all finshed in the top five.

*AJGA alumni denoted in bold

 

 

 

 

 

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Boys
Total
1
Austin Hitt
70
T
2
Colin Kresl
71
T
2
Michael Saccente
71
T
2
Connery Meyer
71
T
2
Shiso Go
71
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1
Lei Ye
72
2
Sera Tadokoro
73
3
Isabella Cardenas
74
Under ArmourĀ® / Scott Stallings Championship
Boys
Total
T
1
Oliver Whatley
68
T
1
Chip Thomas
68
T
1
Sean Wilcox
68
Girls
Total
1
Brooke Graebe
68
2
Claire Cameron
69
3
Abigail Heck
70
Lockton Kansas City Junior
Boys
Total
1
Andy Spencer
64
2
Harrison Ott
68
3
Ty Stites
69
Girls
Total
1
Pajaree Anannarukarn
69
2
Alexa Tsay
73
T
3
Madeline Chou
74
T
3
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74
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Total
T
1
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67
T
1
Brandon Brame
67
T
3
Derek Castillo
69
T
3
Sean Yi
69
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Total
T
1
Angella Then
72
T
1
Brittany Park
72
3
Jessica Luo
73
AJGA Philadelphia Junior presented by Golf Performance Center
Boys
Total
1
Christian Cavaliere
216
2
Brent Ito
218
3
Alex Zhu
219
Girls
Total
1
Holly McCann
220
T
2
Brynn Walker
221
T
2
Jackie Rogowicz
221
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