STANFORD FINANCIAL JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
HOSTED BY DAVID GOSSETT
Memphis, Tenn. • July 28 - 31
LEADS AT 2-UNDER-PAR AT TPC SOUTHWIND
Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, the Stanford
Financial Junior Championship hosted by David Gossett is a 54-hole stroke play
event being held at TPC Southwind. The tournament field consists of 60 boys and
21 girls, ages 12-18, from 20 states and
“My putting all week has been good and I have been hitting the
ball better lately,” said
Brandon Rodgers of
Martindale, the defending champion, maintained her lead with a second round score of 3-over-par 74 that featured two birdies.
“I struggled today with my putting,” said Martindale. “I did make a 25-foot putt from off the green for a birdie on the par-5 No. 5 though.”
Amelia Lewis of
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, the largest Association of its kind, has an annual junior membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 5,000 junior golfers from 49 states and 30 foreign countries.
Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and
driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex Watch
AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. More than 160 former AJGA juniors currently play on the PGA and LPGA Tours and have compiled more than 300 wins. AJGA alumni include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jim Furyk, Stewart Cink, Davis Love III, Cristie Kerr, Pat Hurst, Paula Creamer, Brittany Lincicome, Morgan Pressel and Julieta Granada.
Final-round tee times for the Stanford Financial Junior Championship hosted by David Gossett will start at Thursday off Nos. 1 and 10 tees at TPC Southwind. For more information, please call AJGA Tournament Headquarters at (901) 748-0534.