Colin Li of San Diego, California, takes an early two-stroke lead over the rest of the Boys Division finishing the first round with a 3-under-par 69. Li had a bogey-free round with three birdies. He finished T2 at the 2020 Bob Estes Junior Preview and also finished T14 at the 2020 Stan Utley and Mid-America Youth Golf Foundation Junior All-Star.
Adrian Jordan of Lawrenceville, New Jersey, and Ariihau Faana of Lake Mary, Florida, finished the first round T2 carding a 1-under-par 71. Jordan had four birdies and Faana started strong birdieing the first three holes of the day. He also finished 14th at the 2018 Foley Performance Academy @ EaglesDream Junior All-Star.
In the Girls Division, Elyssa Abdullah of Hinsdale, Illinois, began the week strong by placing a two-stroke lead between herself and the rest of the Girls Division. She carded a 2-under-par 70. Abdullah had five birdies, four of which were on the back nine. She finished T5 at the 2020 AJGA Junior All-Star presented by Auburn-Opelika Tourism.
Jacinda Lee of Camas, Washington, finished the first round in second with an even-par 72. She had three birdies throughout the round and last season she finished T8 at the 2019 AJGA Junior All-Star at Quail Creek presented by the City of Robinson.
Finishing T3 at 1-over-par 73 was Varnika Achanta of San Jose, California, and Annabelle Chen of Fremont, California. Achanta finished the round with two birdies and a bogey-free back nine while Chen finished the round with four birdies.