Inspired Performances

Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances: August 22, 2017

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Carter Graf of (Canada) Lake Sylvan, Alberta, won the Junior Boys division at the MJT International Players Championship presented by Miura. The high school junior carded 14 birdies and one ace over the three rounds to win by five strokes at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge Golf Course in Jasper, Alberta. The ace was also the first of his career. Graf has competed in one event, the 2016 Sunriver Junior Open.

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One year after coming up just short, Yujeong Son of Norman, Oklahoma, came back to win at the Swinging Skirts AJGA Invitational in Rancho Santa Fe, California. Son finished as the runner-up at the 2016 tournament at Ruby Hill Golf Club, but the 16-year-old earned a three-stroke victory in 2017. Son carded three birdies on the back nine to pull away at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club and earned an exemption into the Swinging Skirts LPGA Taiwan Championship in October. This was Son's first AJGA Invitational victory.

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Ransen Turner of Plains, Kansas, won the Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Shootout at Coal Creek Golf Course in Louisville, Colorado, with a 1-under-par 143 total. The 2018 graduate has played in three events with the AJGA and was the only player to finish under-par in the final round of the event in the Boys 15-19 division.

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Tori Owens of Chatsworth, Georgia, won the SJGT Dalton Junior at Dalton Golf & Country Club about 30 minutes from her house. Owens won the Female 12-19 Division with a 9-over-par 153 total, four strokes ahead of the field. Owens started her AJGA career in 2017 with a T2 finish at the AJGA Preview at Château Élan.