Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances

Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances: January 8, 2019

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Melanie Green of Medina, New York, won the Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Golf Tour Tournament of Champions with a tournament-total 2-over-par 146. Green was tied for the lead after the first round and shot an even-par 72 in the second round to win by one stroke. She totaled six birdies and one eagle through her two rounds. Green, No. 94 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings, has five top-5 finishes in her AJGA career and recently finished runner-up in October at the 2018 Billy Horschel Junior Championship presented by Zurich.

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Caleb Proveaux of Lexington, South Carolina, took home the title at the 10th Carolinas Young Amateur Championship. Proveaux birdied two of his last three holes to cap off a five-birdie day and win by two strokes with a 4-under-par 68. He is currently playing on the men’s golf team at the University of South Carolina where he is a junior. During his AJGA career, Proveaux was a 2014 Rolex Junior All-American and had three top-10 finishes.

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Alexa Pano of Lake Worth, Florida, shot a tournament-total 3-over-par 147 to earn a victory at The Junior Honda Classic – Champion Course for the third year in a row. Pano had six birdies in the first round leading to a 2-under-par 70. The two-time Rolex Junior All-American would go on to win the tournament by eight strokes. Pano has one AJGA victory at the 2016 PDQ / Philadelphia Runner Junior and is No. 13 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings.

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Andrea Romano of Rome, Italy won the Junior Orange Bowl International Golf Championship after shooting a 12-under-par 272 for the tournament. Romano shot a 1-under-par 70 for the first round and then began to heat up. In the second round, he fired off five birdies in his first six holes leading to a 4-under-par 67 and during the third round he totaled six birdies to shoot a 5-under par 66. He capped off the tournament with a 2-under-par 69 to win by four strokes. The 18-year-old played in his first AJGA event in 2018 at The Junior PLAYERS Championship and is T107 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings.