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Kaili Xiao, Rawson Hardy notch runaway victories in Colorado Springs

Kaili Xiao and Rawson Hardy both won by at least three strokes
Kaili Xiao

Girls Division Champion: Kaili Xiao, (China) Chino Hills, CA (8-under-par 205)

  • Leader from second round onward, seven-shot victory
  • Second AJGA win in as many starts
  • Won with three sub-70 rounds
  • Entered week T427 in Rolex AJGA rankings
  • One of only two from class of 2027 to make cut
"I had a lot of fun, thank you AJGA and thanks King's Deer."
Kaili Xiao
Selena Tang

Girls Division Runner-up Finisher: Selena Tang of Fremont, CA (1-under-par 212)

  • First AJGA top-5 finish since February 2022, best result since July 2021
  • Entered final round solo-seventh, shot 68 to gain five positions
  • One of only two to shoot sub-70 final round
  • Committed to Yale University
Rawson Hardy

Boys Division Champion: Rawson Hardy of Park City, UT (7-under-par 206)

  • Wire-to-wire champion, first career AJGA win
  • Second consecutive AJGA top-3 finish
  • Shot final round 71 to win by three strokes
  • Second-round 66 tied for lowest of tournament, one shot shy of course record
  • No. 283 Rolex AJGA Ranking
"My family isn't here, but they're back at home cheering for me and I'm thankful for them."
Rawson Hardy
Ansen Tran

Boys Division Runner-up Finisher: Ansen Tran of Fresno, CA (4-under-par 209)

  • Highest AJGA finish, previous best T10
  • First AJGA start since August 2022
  • Runner-up result from No. 912 Rolex Ranking

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