Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances

Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances: July 14, 2020

Check out the latest #InspiredPerformances from AJGA members and alumni.

Bentley Cotton of Austin, Texas, secured a victory at the 99th Women's Texas Amateur, winning 1 up in the final round of match play. After finishing T6 in the qualifying stroke play round, Cotton defeated each of her opponents in five rounds of match play by 1 up or more, taking no matches to extra holes. She is currently No. 72 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings and has a signed letter of intent with University of Texas at Austin. Cotton has four top-5 finishes in her AJGA career.

Clay Stirsman - 2018 - Circle K Junior Championship hosted by Otter Creek (31).JPG

Clay Stirsman of Carmel, Indiana, won the Indiana Boys State Junior Championship after two rounds of stroke play and six rounds of match play. In the final round of match play, Stirsman defeated his opponent 5 & 4 to capture the title. Stirsman finished T3 at the 2019 Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Boyne Highlands and has a signed letter of intent with Wake Forest University for the fall.

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Jonathan Griz of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, claimed a four-stroke victory at the 42nd Junior North & South Boys Amateur. Through three rounds, Griz posted 13 birdies on his way to a 7-under-par 207, including a second-round 66. He was a 2019 Rolex Junior All-American Honorable Mention and is verbally committed to the University of Alabama.

Amanda Sambach - 2019 - AJGA Girls Championship (2).JPG

Amanda Sambach of Davidson, North Carolina, won the 42nd Junior North & South Girls Amateur by four strokes after carding a 54-hole total of 5-under-par 211. The University of Virginia commit finished her final round with three birdies in the last five holes. She has won five AJGA Championships since 2016. Sambach currently serves the AJGA as the female player representative and is No. 5 in the Rolex AJGA Rankings.