Champions Report

September 4, 2015 - Four juniors take home titles


PDQ / Philadelphia Runner Junior

Ben Smith of Novi, Michigan, shot a 2-under-par 214 to win by two strokes at the PDQ / Philadelphia Runner Junior, marking his third top-five finish and first AJGA victory. Smith’s consistent final round of 17 pars and one bogey secured his victory.

In the Girls Division, Karen Miyamoto of Noda, Japan won after shooting 7-under-par 209 at Saucon Valley Country Club - Weyhill Course. With a 3-under-par 69 in the final round, Miyamoto scored under par all three rounds, totaling 15 birdies throughout the tournament.

Sunriver Junior Open

Sabrina Iqbal of San Jose, California, won a two-hole sudden-death playoff to earn her first AJGA victory at the Sunriver Junior Open. Iqbal carded a final-round even-par 71 en route to a tournament total of 3-under-par 210 to finish in the top spot of the Girls Division.

In the Boys Division, A.J. Ewart of Coquitlam, British Columbia, fired a final-round 4-under-par 67 to grab his first AJGA victory at Sunriver Resort – Meadows Course. After starting the day in third, Ewart fired seven birdies throughout the final round for a tournament total of 7-under-par 206.