AJGA HARGRAY JUNIOR CLASSIC
Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
June 24-27, 2003
DICKEY AND KIM TIED AT 138
GOING INTO THE FINAL ROUND
Park leads the Girls Division at 142
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - James Dickey of Pembroke Pines, Fla., and Gin Kim of South Korea share the lead at 138 going into the final round of the AJGA Hargray Junior Classic. In-Bee Park of Eustis, Fla., shot 2-under-par 70 to remain in control of the lead in the Girls Division.
Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association,
the AJGA Hargray Junior Classic at Golden Bear Golf Club at
Indigo Run features 84 players, 63 boys and 21 girls, ages
13 to 18, from 17 states, Chile and South Korea, including
nine from South Carolina. The tournament field also includes
12 Polo Golf Junior All-Americans.
Dickey, who shot 69, said the course was in
great condition, but found it was tough to control the ball
in the wind.
"I had fun today," the 18-year-old
said. "Hopefully tomorrow I can drive the ball straight,
knock it close and get good putts."
Kim, who shot three birdies including back-to-back
birdies on Nos. 16 and 17 for a round of 71, was very pleased
about his round and hopes to play better during the final
"This course sets up well for me,"
said 16-year-old Kim. "I chipped and putted well and
everything fell into place for me today.
Rounding out the Boys Division leaders are
Martin Ureta of Santiago, Chile (72-68-140), Mark Anderson
of Beaufort, S.C. (69-73-142), Andor Pruitt of Cayce, S.C.
(72-70-142), Zach Siefert of Simpsonville, S.C. (69-73-142)
and Ryan Leveque of Charlotte, N.C.(75-67-142).
In the Girls Division, the 14-year-old Park
had four birdies, and one double bogey for a 70 to remain
in the lead going into the final-round.
"I had a very good start with three birdies
on Nos. 1, 3 and 4," said the Polo Golf Junior All-American.
"Tomorrow I'm going to play my best and be aggressive."
Rounding out the Girls Division leaders are
Julieta Granada of Bradenton, Fla. (74-70-144), and Christie
Reed of Coral Springs, Fla. (73-73-146).
Final round tee times will begin at 8 a.m. on Friday off the No. 1 and No. 10 tees at Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run. For more information on the AJGA Hargray Junior Classic, contact tournament headquarters at (843) 681-8160.