The Rawls Course at Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas • June 6 - 9


Karle takes a three-stroke  shot lead in Girls Division


LUBBOCK, Texas    Jay Calvo, 18, of Baird, Texas took the lead Wednesday at the Randy Smith Classic presented by Myco Industries, Inc. after his second round  2-under-par 70 put him at 5-under-par for the tournament.  Taylore Karle, 14, of Scottsdale, Ariz., shot a 1-under-par 71 to lead the Girls Division at even par 144.

     The Randy Smith Classic Presented by Myco Industries, Inc. is a 54-hole tournament conducted by the American Junior Golf Association at The Rawls Course at Texas Tech University.  Texans make up the majority of the field, with 100 of the 120 participating juniors coming from the Lone Star State.  Six other states are represented in the tournament and three Rolex Junior All-Americans are participating in the event.

     Calvo said everything in his golf game has been going well this week to put him in position for his first career AJGA victory.

     “I’m not going to do anything different tomorrow, just stick to the normal stuff and have fun out there,” Calvo said.

     Calvo’s second round followed a first-round score of 69, and would have been lower if it were not for two three-putts during the round.

     “I’m still feeling pretty good, especially with the lead,” Calvo said.

     One stroke behind Calvo at 4-under-par 140 are Paul Haley, 17, of Dallas, and Scott Barton, 17, also of Dallas.  Haley carded a 3-under-par 69 during Wednesday’s second round and Barton, the first round leader, shot an even-par 72.

     Completing the all-Texan top five in the Boys Division are Bobby Massa of Grand Prairie, Texas, and Cody Wimberly of Lubbock, each with a two-day total of 3-under-par 141. Two strokes behind them at 143 is Jeremy Martin of Slaton, Texas, who made six birdies on his way to a tournament-low score of 67 in the second round.

     Karle said her 1-under-par round was a product of good putting and starting hot with birdies on hole Nos. 2 and 5. Karle bogeyed Nos. 7, 8 and 10 before finishing her final eight holes 2-under-par for a back nine score of 1-under 35. 

     “I was able to make saves when I got into trouble,” she said.

     After her round, Karle said she was looking to score even better during the final round.   

     “If I keep playing like this I think I can put up a low number,” Karle said.

     In pursuit of Karle in the final round Thursday will be first-round co-leader Lindsay Cullen of Allen, Texas, who shot a 3-over-par 75 to finish three shots back. Brittany Tomerlin of San Angelo, Texas, is in third after firing a 1-under-par 71 Wednesday to put her at 149 for the tournament. Lila Barton of Dallas fired her second consecutive 76 for a total of 152. Rounding out the top five is Sarah Zwartynski of Allen, Texas, with a two-day total of 153.

     The final round will begin Thursday at 7 a.m. off the first tee at The Rawls Course at Texas Tech University.  For more information about the Randy Smith Classic presented by Myco Industries, Inc., please contact tournament headquarters at (806) 742-4680.



Premier Partners
Official Partners
Media Partners
Association Partner
Twitter Facebook AJGA Blog AJGA on Instagram AJGA on YouTube
Member Logins
Player, Coach and Alumni Login
Member ID:
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
Polo Golf Rankings
1. Chun-an Yu
Taoyuan, --
2. Philip Barbaree
Shreveport, LA
3. Eugene Hong
Sanford, FL
4. Spencer Soosman
Westlake Village, CA
5. Davis Shore
Knoxville, TN
1. Hannah O'Sullivan
Chandler, AZ
2. Angel Yin
Arcadia, CA
3. Sierra Brooks
Sorrento, FL
4. Nelly Korda
Bradenton, FL
5. Mika Liu
Beverly Hills, CA
Complete Rankings

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


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
Polo Golf Junior Classic
S.M. Lee
Won Jun Lee
Matthew Wolff
Mariel Galdiano
Andrea Lee
Maria Hoyos
FJ Live Scoring
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.