Newsmakers: May 21, 2007

Junior Round-up

Isabelle Lendl

Isabelle Lendl and John Hahn were victorious at the Scott Robertson Memorial. Lendl, the tournament's defending champion, shot a 2-under-par 211, while Hahn posted an 11-under-par 202.

Ryo Ishikawa, 15 years old, won the Munsingwear Open KSB Cup title on the Japan Tour. He is the youngest player to ever win on the Japan Tour.

College Round-up

Georgia ran away with the Men's East Regional, topping Florida by 12 strokes after posting a team total 9-under-par 855. The Bulldogs were led by Brendon Todd, who shared co-medalist honors with Florida's Billy Horschel. Both players shot matching 6-under-par 210s.

South Carolina won the Men's West Regional with a team total 44-under-par 820. Benjamin Alvarado of Arizona State captured the individual title with a 18-under-par 198.

Tulsa took first place in the Men's Central Regional with a team total 31-over-par 895. Wisconsin's Dan Woltman tied for medalist honors with Lamar's Dawie Van der Walt. Each player shot a 1-under-par 215.

Amanda Blumenherst has been named recipient of the eighth annual Nancy Lopez Award, presented annually to the world’s most outstanding female amateur golfer.

Professional Round-up

Masters champion Zach Johnson won the PGA TOUR's AT&T Classic. Johnson defeated Ryuji Imada with a birdie on the first playoff hole.

Lorena Ochoa won the LPGA Tour's Sybase Classic with an 18-under-par 270. Ochoa took over the No. 1 spot in the rankings last month.

Nick Flanagan won his second Nationwide Tour event, the BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs. Flanagan fired a 15-under-par 217 to win by one stroke. One more Nationwide Tour victory and he will be promoted to the PGA TOUR.

*AJGA alumni denoted in bold.

 
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1
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69
T
2
Thomas Hogan
71
T
2
David Morgan
71
Girls
Total
1
Savannah Grewal
69
2
Sophie Guo
70
3
Jenny Bae
71
Under Armour® / Jordan Spieth Championship presented by American Campus Communities
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Total
T
1
Joseph Wolcik
70
T
1
Sam Bennett
70
T
1
Andrew Fernandes
70
Girls
Total
1
Binny Lee
70
2
Monica Dibildox
71
3
Amber Park
73
Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior at Old South
Boys
Total
1
Rij Patel
67
T
2
Michael Jones
68
T
2
Peter Knade
68
Girls
Total
1
Shannon Brooks
69
2
Anina Ku
71
T
3
Sydney Mills
73
T
3
Carolina Andrade
73
T
3
Lin Meng
73
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Boys
Total
1
Kyle Wilkinson
70
T
2
Noah Norton
71
T
2
Prescott Butler
71
T
2
Koichiro Sato
71
T
2
Brandon Jacobs
71
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Total
T
1
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70
T
1
Yealimi Noh
70
T
3
Lois Kaye Go
71
T
3
Ty Akabane
71
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