Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances

Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances: July 3, 2018

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Akshay Bahtia of Wake Forest, North Carolina, bested a competitive tournament field at the Polo Golf Junior Classic to earn his fifth AJGA tournament title by a convincing 10 strokes. Bahtia jumped out to an early lead in the tournament, as he used six first-round birdies to jump out to a five-stroke lead at the end of the first round. From there the two-time Rolex Junior All-American never looked back, as he extended his lead five more strokes over the final three rounds. The win pushed Bhatia to No. 1 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings.


Camille Boyd of Shanghai, China, fired a 1-under-par 215 to grab her first AJGA tournament championship at the AJGA Kansas Junior at Buffalo Dunes. In the final round, Boyd holed five birdies to overcome a four-stroke deficit and secure the title. Boyd has five top-10 finishes in her AJGA career.


Rachel Heck of Memphis, Tennessee, fired a 4-under-par 280 to secure her third AJGA tournament title by one stroke at the Polo Golf Junior Classic. The Stanford University commit shot a low final round 3-under-par 68 to overcome a two-stroke deficit and win the tournament. Heck, who is No. 2 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings, is a three-time Rolex Junior All-American.


Andrew Goodman of Norman, Oklahoma, turned in a dominant final round at the Under Armour / Jordan Spieth Championship presented by American Campus Communities to secure his first AJGA tournament title at 5-under-par 211. In the final round, sunk a 25-foot birdie putt to secure the one-stroke victory. Goodman is currently No. 77 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings.