ABACOA JUNIOR CLASSIC QUALIFIER
Abacoa Golf Club
Jupiter, Fla.
July 6, 2003

GOLDMAN LEADS BOYS QUALIFIERS WITH 4-UNDER-PAR 68
Bollinger and Bang qualify in Girls Division

JUPITER, Fla.-Fifteen boys and two girls gained entry into the Abacoa Junior Classic Sunday through a qualifying round at the Abacoa Golf Club. The field consisted of 79 juniors, 70 boys and 9 girls.

Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, the Abacoa Junior Classic will take place July 7-10 at Abacoa Golf Club. The three-round event will feature an 84- player field, 66 boys and 18 girls, with 57 participants hailing from Florida.

Noah Goldman of Longwood, Fla., took medalist honors in the Boys Division. Goldman finished with a 4-under-par 68 to qualify for his second AJGA event this year.

"I hit everything pretty well and made the putts when I had to," Goldman said. "If I hit the ball with consistency, I should put myself in contention in the tournament. That's what I did today."

Jeremy Evans was the second-place finisher in the Boys Division firing even-par 72. Evans of Palm Harbor, Fla., shot 2-over-par 38 on the front nine and 2-under-par 34 on the back nine to par the course.

Tying for third were Youngmin Cha of Wesley Chapel, Fla., and Nick Park of Ithaca, N.Y. Also qualifying were Kevin Streakin of Wellington, Fla., Will Little of Jonesboro, Ark., Robbie Wight of West Palm Beach, Fla., J.T. Hoffman of Alpharetta, Ga., Nestor Delgado of Miami, Fla., Sean Hedden of Palm City, Fla., Adam Shniderman of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Lion Kim of Lake Mary, Fla., Kyung Chong of Wesley Chapel, Fla., Mike McGann of Plantation, Fla., and Lanny Benson of St. Louis, Mo.

Jade Bollinger of Wellington, Fla., qualified for her first AJGA event and brought home medalist honors in the Girls Division at 4-over-par 76. Bollinger shot 38 on both the front and back nines to finish one stroke ahead of second-place Yu-Jin Bang of Bradenton, Fla.

"I made a lot of good putts today and hit my drives long and straight," Bollinger said. "I'd like to improve on my wedges for the tournament, but I'm excited to qualify for my first AJGA event."

First-round tee times will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 8, off the Nos. 1 and 10 tees at the Abacoa Golf Club.

For more information on the Abacoa Junior Classic, call tournament headquarters at (561) 622-0036.

 
Polo Golf Rankings
Boys
1. Davis Shore
Knoxville, Tenn.
2. Eugene Hong
Sanford, Fla.
3. Noah Goodwin
Corinth, Texas
4. Norman Xiong
Canyon Lake, Calif.
5. Min Woo Lee
Perth, Australia
Girls
1. Jaravee Boonchant
(Thailand) Bradenton, Fla.
2. Kristen Gillman
Austin, Texas
3. Kaitlyn Papp
Austin, Texas
4. Alyaa Abdulghany
Newport Beach, Calif.
5. Mariel Galdiano
Pearl City, Hawaii
Complete Rankings
Member Logins
 
Player, Coach and Alumni Login
Center:
Member ID:
Password:
 
Forgot your password?
Don't have a password?
Forgot your Member ID?
 
Not A Member or Need to Renew?
 
What every member should know
Learn the basics
Performance Based Entry
Leadership Links
ACE Grant financial aid
Foundation

The Foundation

The American Junior Golf Foundation is the primary recipient of all charitable giving to the AJGA and as such administers a variety of programs designed to compliment the AJGA and the members and families who make up our community. Learn more about these important programs and how your contributions to the Foundation secure the AJGA’s financial future for future generations to come.
   
Donate Now
Planned Giving Program
Endow an ACE Grant
Annual Fund
ACE Grant

ACE

The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program provides financial assistance to junior golfers who wish to play in AJGA events. Its goal is to give top-flight golf opportunities to young golfers regardless of financial resources. This program helps to fulfill the AJGA’s mission of developing young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.

Leadership Links

What is Leadership Links?

Leadership Links is a new program whereby the AJGA is able to further its mission to help develop young men and women by teaching charitable giving skills and service-oriented practices at an early age. This program gives juniors all the tools necessary to donate their time, talent and resources to local charities and the AJGA youth development programs. Please click here to learn more about the program and the different opportunities available.

Weekly Results
Under Armour® Canadian Championship
Boys
Total
1
*Aidan Gavey
211
2
Peyton Callens
211
3
Robbie Latter
213
Girls
Total
1
*Emma Zhao
217
2
Leila Dizon
217
3
Mary Parsons
220
Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Sugarloaf
Boys
Total
1
Nicklas Staub
225
2
Chris Fosdick
228
3
Cole Anderson
229
Girls
Total
1
RuQing Guan
222
2
Madeline Jin
230
T
3
Ximena Gonzalez
232
T
3
Savannah Grewal
232
AJGA Junior All-Star at Chantilly National
Boys
Total
1
*Pieter DeGroot
210
T
2
Adam Xiao
210
T
2
Lou Baker
210
Girls
Total
1
Victoria Tip-Aucha
214
2
Rebecca DiNunzio
216
T
3
Latanna Stone
217
T
3
Christine Shao
217
T
3
Yoona Kim
217
AJGA Shanshan Feng Junior Championship
Boys
Total
1
Eddy Lai
210
2
Samuel Butler
216
T
3
Alrik Pan
218
T
3
Ethan Chen
218
Girls
Total
1
Qi Tian
214
2
Kathrine Chan
220
T
3
Amy Matsuoka
223
T
3
Ashely Shim
223
* Won via sudden-death playoff
AJGA U
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.