Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star

Mistwood Golf Club
Romeoville, Ill. • July 14 - 17, 2014

American Junior Golf Association • Contact: Tim Jackman • (678) 425-1788 • tjackman@ajga.org

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TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET

Quick Facts

Tournament Storylines

Local flavor: 10 players from Illinois will compete.
Boys Division Hometown Grad
Timothy Lim Hoffman Estates 2017
Ryan Magee Hawthorn Woods 2017
Jack Mortell Burr Ridge 2017
Chip Savarie Winnetka 2018
Brett Seward Aurora 2017
 
Girls Division Hometown Grad
Isabella Abdullah Hinsdale 2017
Lauren Beaudreau Lemont 2019
Annalee Dannegger Wheaton 2017
Megan Furtney South Elgin 2019
Jessica Lee Oak Brook 2017
Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series
The Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star is one of 14 events in the Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series. Specifically designed for boys and girls ages 12-15, the Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series presents opportunities for younger players to develop their skills and earn entry into AJGA Open tournaments. The Series concludes with the Junior All-Star Invitational sponsored by NIKEGOLF over Columbus Day weekend for winners and top finishers in Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series events.
Justin Lane looks to build upon first win
Lane enters the Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star fresh off of his first AJGA victory, the 2014 Killington Junior Golf Championship held at Green Mountain National Golf Course in Killington, Vt.

Schedule of Events

Monday, July 14
8 a.m. shotgun Practice Round
 
Tuesday, July 15
11:30 a.m. – 1:09 p.m. First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
 
Wednesday, July 16
7 – 8:39 a.m. Second Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
 
Thursday, July 17
7 – 8:57 a.m. Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
2 p.m. Awards Ceremony

Top Players to Watch

Harrison Ott, Brookfield, Wis. (2017)
Ott comes into the Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star as one of three former champions in the field. At No. 143 in the Polo Golf Rankings, Ott has amassed three top-10 finishes since 2012, including his win at the 2013 Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior at Centennial.
Daniel Martinez, Austin, Texas (2017)
In his first four AJGA seasons, Martinez has notched four top-10 finishes. In addition to two runner-up finishes, Martinez won the 2012 Junior All-Star at Fieldstone.
Lara Van Staden, Winter Springs, Fla. (2017)
Van Staden medaled in her first-ever AJGA event earlier this year at the Preseason Junior at Pine Island, and will compete in her second consecutive Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series event.
Lauren Beaudreau, Lemont, Ill. (2019)
The 13-year-old began her AJGA career in 2014 and has already collected two top-six finished in her first four events.
 

2014 Results

Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star
Mistwood Golf Club (July 14 - 17, 2014)
 
Boys Division
1 Matthew Walker Ottumwa, Iowa 73–72–69—214
2 Trent Wallace Joliet, Ill. 74–70–73—217
T3 Ian Kelsey Deerfield, Ill. 73–71–75—219
T3 Daniel Hudson Western Springs, Ill. 73–76–70—219
T3 Mike Lee Crown Point, Ind. 71–70–78—219
 
Girls Division
1 Heather Ciskowski Barrington, Ill. 81–73–71—225
2 Allyson Geer Brighton, Mich. 74–79–73—226
3 Dana Gattone Addison, Ill. 75–78–75—228
T4 Kesaree Rojanapeansatith Nonthaburi, Thailand 77–76–77—230
T4 Julia Calbi South Barrington, Ill. 75–78–77—230
 

Media Accommodations

The Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star will have AJGA communications representatives on hand to assist media throughout the week. Prior to the tournament the AJGA will provide information about the event and its participants, as well as assist with player interviews.

After each round, media officials on-site will write a recap with the day's results. These will be emailed to all media outlets. Interviews with AJGA Tournament Directors, Tournament Chairmen and juniors may be conducted before or after tournament rounds.

For more information about the AJGA and tournaments, please refer to ajga.org. Tournament websites are accessible from the homepage and include recaps, list of participants, tee times, live scoring, course and sponsorship information.

Junior All-Star Series

The Midwest Junior Players Junior All-Star is one of 15 events in the Junior All-Star Series. Specifically designed for boys and girls ages 12-15, the Junior All-Star Series presents opportunities for younger players to develop their skills and earn entry into AJGA Open tournaments. The Series concludes with the Junior All-Star Invitational sponsored by NIKEGOLF over Columbus Day weekend for winners and top finishers in Junior All-Star Series events.

About the AJGA

The American Junior Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the overall growth and development of young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf. The AJGA provides valuable exposure for college golf scholarships, and has an annual junior membership (boys and girls, ages 12-18) of more than 6,300 members from 48 states and more than 50 foreign countries. Through initiatives like the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant, a financial assistance program, and Leadership Links, a service-oriented platform that teaches juniors charitable-giving skills, the AJGA fosters the growth of golf’s next generation.

Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex, which is in its fourth decade of AJGA support, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004. In 2007, after 12 years of support, Ralph Lauren became the AJGA's second Premier Partner.

AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. Former AJGA juniors have compiled more than 600 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Jordan Spieth, Brandt Snedeker, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Hunter Mahan, Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Stacy Lewis, Vicky Hurst, Inbee Park, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome and Morgan Pressel.

Tournament field

- Bold indicates Illinois native
Boys Division
Simms Abney Madison, Miss.
Daniel Berlin Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Adam Bratton Newburgh, Ind.
Archie Britt Bradenton, Fla.
Jonathon Cachon Weston, Fla.
Owen Calvin-Smith South Pasadena, Calif.
Cash Carter Dallas, Texas
Kyle Cox Carrollton, Texas
Jimmy Criscione Paramus, N.J.
Reid Davenport Austin, Texas
Sam Galloway Neenah, Wis.
Evan Greenplate York, Pa.
Mack Hancock Kingston, Ontario
Alex Jamieson Duxbury, Mass.
Kyle Kinnane Anaheim Hills, Calif.
Andrew Kozan Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
Will Kurtz Hudson, Ohio
Justin Lane Woodstock, N.Y.
Mason Lenhart Prospect, Ky.
Timothy Lim Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Matt Lloyd San Jose, Calif.
Hamilton Long West Palm Beach, Fla.
Ryan Magee Hawthorn Woods, Ill.
Ankur Malik (United Kingdom) Singapore, Singapore
Daniel Martinez Austin, Texas
Jake Mayer Scotch Plains, N.J.
Nate Menon Wyomissing, Pa.
Connery Meyer Marietta, Ga.
Jack Mortell Burr Ridge, Ill.
Harrison Ott Brookfield, Wis.
Trueman Park Chandler, Ariz.
Whit Parker Conway, Ark.
Blake Petchel Murrieta, Calif.
Caleb Picker Moscow Mills, Mo.
Reese Ramsey Austin, Texas
Rodrigo Sanchez Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Chip Savarie Winnetka, Ill.
Alex Scott Raleigh, N.C.
Brett Seward Aurora, Ill.
Jackson Suber Tampa, Fla.
Michael Sun Camarillo, Calif.
Will Tamplin Asheville, N.C.
Brian Terlesky Youngstown, Ohio
Trey Winstead Baton Rouge, La.
James Wohler Savannah, Ga.
Andy Yang Sugar Land, Texas
 
Girls Division
Isabella Abdullah Hinsdale, Ill.
Haley Barclay Strathroy, Ontario
Lauren Beaudreau Lemont, Ill.
Haley Bookholdt Columbus, N.J.
Bethany Burns Signal Mountain, Tenn.
Felicia Chang La Habra Heights, Calif.
Annalee Dannegger Wheaton, Ill.
Lilly Dunning Wilmington, Ohio
Megan Furtney South Elgin, Ill.
Alyssa Kim Westerville, Ohio
Jessica Lee Oak Brook, Ill.
Katie Lee Ringoes, N.J.
Naomi Lee Menlo Park, Calif.
Lindsay May Auburn, N.Y.
Ocean Pangan Scottsdale, Ariz.
Ke'asha Phillips Owensboro, Ky.
Mariah Smith Clarksville, Tenn.
Jordan Susce Birmingham, Ala.
Lara Van Staden Winter Springs, Fla.
Isabella Vigna Santa Barbara, Calif.
Jennifer Wang Solon, Ohio
Sarah Willis Eaton, Ohio
Ashley Zagers Oldsmar, Fla.