Champions Report

August 4, 2016 - Twelve juniors emerge victorious

Under Armour® / Alison Lee Championship

  • Devondeep Bling of Ridgecrest, California, won the Boys Division after a two-hole sudden-death playoff against Ashwin Arasu, of San Diego. Bling had two birdies for a final-round score of 1-over-par 73 and tournament total of 2-under-par 214.
  • Zoe Antoinette Campos of Valencia, California, won the Girls Division title by two strokes with a tournament total of even-par 216. Campos had 12 birdies on the week and shot a final-round score of 4-over-par 76.

EaglesDream Golf Academy Junior Open

  • Ryo Harada of Tokyo, Japan, won the Boys Division with a tournament total score of 6-under-par 210. Harada had 12 birdies and an eagle on the week en route to his second AJGA victory.
  • Gabrielle Tomeo of Bradenton, Florida, won the Girls Division after a sudden-death playoff against Sifan He of Shanghai, China with a tournament total even-par 216. This is Tomeo’s third AJGA top-10 finish in five events.

Bass Pro Shops / Payne Stewart Junior Championship

  • Cullan Brown of Eddyville, Kentucky, won his first AJGA title with a tournament total score of 4-under-par 209. Brown had 11 birdies and an eagle on the week including five birdies in the final round for a score of 1-under-par 70.
  • Hailey Jones of Dallas, took home the Girls Division title with a tournament total 1-over-par 214. This was Jones’ second consecutive win and third AJGA title.

Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by Pilot Flying J

  • Connor Futrell of Tallahassee, Florida,won his first AJGA title after a sudden-death playoff against Preston Topper of Suwanee, Georgia. Tied for fourth heading into the final round, Futrell carded six birdies for a score of 4-under-par 68 and tournament total 11-under-par 205.
  • Elisa Yang of Norcross, Georgia, won the Girls Division title after a sudden-death playoff against Ivy Shepherd of Peachtree City, Georgia, with a tournament total 3-under-par 213. Yang carded five birdies for a final-round score of 4-under-par 68. This was her second consecutive AJGA win.

AJGA Junior at Cattail Creek

  • Evan Katz of Washington D.C., won the Boys Division after carding five birdies in the final round for a score of 2-under-par 69. Katz was in second place going into the final round and won by one stroke with a tournament total of 4-under-par 209.
  • RuQing Guan of Guangzhou, China, won her second consecutive AJGA title with a tournament total of 4-under-par 212. Guan had six birdies in the final round for a low score of 4-under-par 68.

AJGA Junior at The Legends

  • Frankie Thomas of St. Louis, Missouri, carded four consecutive birdies in the final round on Nos. 14-17 to win the Boys Division with a tournament total of 1-under-par 215. This was Thomas’ first AJGA title.
  • Megan Furtney of South Elgin, Illinois,won the Girls Division by three strokes with a tournament total 4-over-par 220. Furtney carded nine birdies on the week including three in the final round for a score of 3-over-par 75.