Alexa Pano of Lake Worth, Florida, won The Scott Robertson Memorial Golf Tournament 15-18 Division by seven strokes after shooting an 8-under-par 205 for the tournament. Pano opened with a 2-over-par 73 placing her at T3 after the first round. After five birdies on her second round she finished with a 4-under-par 67 and after six birdies on the final round she carded a 6-under-par 65, the impressive performance earned her the win. Pano has played in 21 AJGA events with her best finish coming at the 2016 PDQ/Philadelphia Runner Junior where she finished first. The rising high school sophomore is also a two-time Rolex Junior All-American.
Michael Brennan of Leesburg, Virginia, won The Scott Robertson Memorial Golf Tournament 15-18 Boys Division by eight strokes after shooting 12-under-par 201 for the tournament. Over the three rounds, Brennan carded 19 birdies with five straight birdies on Nos. 1-5 of his second round to finish out his lowest round with a 6-under-par 65. With a stunning performance, the 17-year-old shot under par all three rounds, finishing with a 2-under-par 69 which earned him the win. Brennan has played in two AJGA events with his best finish coming at the 2017 AJGA Junior All-Star at Irish Creek where he finished second.
Isabella Fierro of Merida, Mexico, won the LXIX National Championship by two strokes after shooting a 6-under-par 210 for the tournament. Starting the tournament off with a 1-over-par 73, Fierro didn’t take the lead until the second round where she carded four birdies and one eagle. She finished the second round at 6-under-par 66, five strokes ahead of the field. In the final round, Fierro maintained her lead finishing the final round at 1-under-par 71, securing the championship. The Oklahoma State commit has been an AJGA member since 2013, with a previous first-place finish at the Junior All-Star at Innisbrook in 2014.
Ray Xiong of Rancho Santa Fe, California won the Boys 15-18 Division of Craig Stadler Junior finishing even-par 72. Xiong began the tournament with 6 birdies in the first round ending with a 3-under-par 69 that left him two strokes ahead and in good position going into the final round. In the final round, Xiong carded two birdies in the back nine ending with 3-over-par 75. Xiong has played in 14 AJGA events, his best coming at the 2017 AJGA Preview at River Ridge (Ages 12-15) where he finished second.