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Social Recap presented by True Temper: April 26, 2021

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Professional Recap

AJGA alumna Brooke Henderson picked up her tenth LPGA win at the HUGEL-AIR PREMIA LA Open last weekend. She carded rounds of 69-65-67-67 to win by one stroke over Jessica Korda at 16-under 268. Henderson played in AJGA events from 2010 until 2013 and had two wins at the 2012 Ravenwood Junior Championship and 2011 Genesis Junior at White Beeches.

Marc Leishman and Cameron Smith defeated Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel in a playoff to win the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. The duo finished at 20-under-par 268 over four rounds. Smith played in one AJGA during his junior golf career. He finished T23 at the 2010 Thunderbird International Junior.

Bailey Tardy won the Copper Rock Championship to earn her first professional victory. She would shoot a final round 2-under-par 70 to win by three strokes over Samantha Wagner and Maude-Aimee Leblanc at 10-under for the tournament. Tardy's AJGA career spanned from 2011 to 2015. In that time, she was a three-time champion and a three-time Rolex Junior All-American.

Tyson Alexander carded four-straight rounds in the 60s to win the Veritex Bank Championship and get his first Korn Ferry Tour title. His final round of 7-under-par 64 put him at 23-under-par for the tournament and gave him the one stroke victory over Theo Humphrey.

Humphrey was the highest-finishing AJGA alumnus at runner-up. In his AJGA career, he was a two-time Rolex Junior All-American and three-time champion.

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