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Polo Ralph Lauren #InspiredPerformances: July 17, 2019

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Hina Matsui - 2019 - Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior Championship.JPG

Hina Matsui of (Japan) Port St. Lucie, Florida, won the SFPGA – South Florida Junior Open by 16 strokes leaving the 13-18 Girls Division in the dust. With just one bogey in her first round and three birdies, the 16-year-old carded a 2-under-par 69 to position her five strokes ahead of the field after day one. Carding four birdies through her last six holes, Matsui finished with a 3-under-par 68 in her final round to card a tournament total of 5-under-par 208. Matsui has played in three AJGA events since 2018, her best finish coming at the 2018 Daniel Berger Junior Championship where she finished 14th.

Hogan Park-2019-AJGA Junior All-Star at Wigwam (2).JPG

Hogan Park of Walnut, California, won the SDJGA (San Diego Junior Golf Association) IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championship carding a tournament total of 12-under-par 204. Park secured his position at the top of the leaderboard after carding seven birdies in a bogey-free first round to finish with a 7-under-par 65. With a birdie on No. 16 of his final round, the 14-year-old finished with a 2-under-par 70 to finish three strokes ahead of the field. Park has played in eight AJGA events since 2017, earning two top-10 finishes, with his best coming at the 2019 AJGA Junior All-Star at Wigwam where he finished T3.

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Elise Fennell of Caledonia, Michigan, won the GAM (Golf Association of Michigan) Junior Stroke Play carding a tournament total of with an even-par 142 for the Girls 13-15 Division. After carding four birdies in her first round, the 13-year-old finished even-par 71 to place her in the lead going into her second round. With five birdies in her final round, Fennell mimicked day one with another even-par 71 to finish three strokes ahead of the field. Fennell has played in two AJGA events this year, both of which were top-15 finishes, her best coming at the 2019 AJGA Preview at Meadowbrook where she finished T12.

PJ Maybank  - 2019 - Mahoning Valley Junior All-Star.JPG

P.J. Maybank of Cheboygan, Michigan, won the GAM (Golf Association of Michigan) Junior Stroke Play carding a tournament total of 10-under-par 132 for the Boys 13-15 Division. With seven birdies in his first round, including four straight birdies on Nos. 14-17, the 14-year-old finished with a 6-under-par 65 to finish with the lowest round of the tournament as well as give himself a four-stroke lead. Adding six more birdies to his overall score, Maybank carded a 4-under-par 67 in his final round to take the title by five strokes. Maybank has played in 10 AJGA events, earning two top-10 finishes with his best finish coming at the 2019 Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation Junior All-Star where he finished T6.