My Scotty Cameron Moments
 

My Scotty Cameron Moment

Each week, the AJGA honors the boy and girl junior golfers who shoot the lowest round during the final tournament round. Each of these players will be presented with one of this year's new Scotty Cameron putter covers in silver or gold. In this feature, we will hear from the players each week who take home this honor and what helped them get there.

AJGA New Mexico Open

"I drove the green on the par-4 No. 6,” said Collin Ward of Amarillo, Texas, who fired a 4-under-par 68 during the final round. “It rolled it up to two feet for eagle."

"My highlight was when I hit it to three feet for eagle on No. 7,” said runner-up Sam Saunders of Albuquerque, N.M., who shot 68 on the final day. “I was struggling early on and then I birdied No. 6. So those two holes jump started my day."

"Honestly, the highlight of my day was when Jared, the starter, used an ESPN voice to get us going,” said Michelle Yang of Los Angeles, who shot a final-round 3-under-par 69 to take home top honors. “I really think that's why I played well. But if you have to have an actual shot, it would be my best birdie putt of the day on No. 5."

Bass Pro Shops/Payne Stewart Junior Championship

"My birdie at No.7 was the moment of the day,” said Adam Carpenter of Little Rock, Ark., who carded a 4-under-par 68 on the final day. “I hit a 9-iron about seven feet and went on to birdie the next hole."

"On No. 14, I three putted from about 10 feet. And then on the par-3 No.15, I overshot the green and into the rough way above the hole,” said Ryan Ennis of Benton, Ark., who also shot 4-under-par 68. “It was an extremely tough shot and I holed it out for birdie. It got me fired up and I went on to birdie 16 and 18 too."

"I was happy that I birdied No.11 because I had been having good scores on the front side and bad on the back,” said Kamryn Ruffin of Pryor, Okla., who carded a 2-under-par 70. “I turned it around today and finally made the turn good. "

AJGA Knoxville Junior Open

“I hit every green today to help me shoot a 68,” said Grant Milner of Knoxville, Tenn., who carded a final-round 4-under-par 68. “I hit my irons better today and overall just hit the ball better.”

“I hit all 18 greens today. I hit the ball the best I have in a long time,” said Keith Mitchell of Chattanooga, Tenn., who shot a final-round 68. ”I hit straight, solid drives and had six birdies on the back nine. That helped.”

“On No. 6, I hit my second shot out of a fairway bunker from 185 yards out to about 15 feet with a hybrid,” said Vanessa Koechli of Greer, S.C., who carded an even-par 72 during the final round.
 
 “On No. 9, I hit a pitching wedge from about 115 yards out,” said Victoria Kiser of Orlando, Fla., who shot a 72 to take home the trophy. “I hit about a foot in front of the hole and ended up about two feet past the hole.”

Emerson Junior Golf Classic

“The whole day was great for me. I didn’t put it in the water and I had no penalties,” said Ryan Tetrault of Orange, Calif., who carded a 2-under-par 70 during the final round. “I was also able to avoid three putts and I made birdies on par-5s. The birdie on No. 18 topped off the great day.”

“I was 3-under-par going into the par-3 17th and I wanted a chance for a birdie. I hit it hard and it got caught on the ridge,” said Danielle Frasier of Encinitas, Calif., who took home the title after carding a 4-under-par 68. “After that, I didn’t want to be aggressive and just wanted to make par. I hit the putt from 30-feet  (with my Scotty Cameron putter) and it just kept rolling and rolling and went in.”

Northwestern Mutual Financial Network – Blumberg Group Junior Classic

"On the par-4 No. 18, I sunk a 30-foot putt for birdie," said Michael Miller of Brewster, N.Y., who shot a final-round 3-under-par 69. "I hit a driver, 52-degree and stuck the putt to finish out the round."

"My Scotty Cameron moment was definitely on the par-4 No. 9," said Elizabeth Brightwell who won her first AJGA victory by shooting a 1-over-par 73 during the final round. "I hit a driver off the tee, then sunk my 9-iron approach shot from the fairway to eagle the hole."

Randy Wise Junior Open

“There wasn’t really one hole of the day that made it a good round. I was hitting the ball well all tournament, but my putts weren’t falling," said Michael Coriasso of Grand Blanc, Mich., who shot a final-round 3-under-par 69. "After I birdied Nos. 12 and 13 though, I knew that final round was going to be my best.”

Past My Scotty Cameron Moments

Stanford Financial Junior Championship hosted by David Gossett
Lockton/Capitol Federal Kansas City Junior
AJGA Arkansas Junior at Blessings
Lessing's AJGA Classic
TEE UP Junior Challenge

Junior All-Star at Petersburg
Old Second Bank Junior Championship at Aurora
Junior All-Star at Lubbock hosted by Randy Smith
Fidelity Investments Junior Classic at the Bay Club

Nationwide Insurance Junior presented by the Memorial Tournament
The Club Car Junior hosted by Charles Howell III
Hanmi Bank Junior Open
Trader Joe's Junior Championship
Valero Texas Open Junior Shootout
Future Legends
McDonald's Betsy Rawls Girls Championship
Dodge/Bob Estes Abilene Junior
AJGA Junior at New Castle
CORE Realty Holdings Junior presented by TomatoBank
HP Boys Junior Championship

Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Boyne Highlands
Rolex Tournament of Champions
Junior All-Star at Marshallia Ranch
Junior All-Star at Nemacolin

ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior
Burgett H. Mooney, Jr. Rome Classic
SAP Junior Open
Elbit Systems of America Junior Golf Classic
First American Title Junior Classic

Heritage Junior Championship
Sta-Green® Junior All-Star Championship
Aldila Junior at Oak Tree
AJGA Las Vegas Junior
Natural Resource Partners Bluegrass Junior

Junior All-Star at Lake Havasu
John Deere Classic Junior Open
Junior All-Star at Aspen
Medicus Preseason Junior at Callaway Gardens
AJGA Junior at Steelwood presented by AT&T
Ringgold Telephone Company Junior Classic

Thunderbird International Junior

Junior All-Star at Harmony

Medicus Preseason Junior at Rochester presented by Wegmans LPGA and Xerox Classic
Golf World/Medicus Preseason Junior at Rancho Mirage

I.R.I./Srixon Mixed Team Championship hosted by Jim Furyk
Medicus Preseason Junior in the Chicago Southland

Medicus Preseason Junior at Texarkana
AJGA Cliffs Championship

Medicus Preseason Junior at Walnut Creek
Horseshoe Bend Junior Classic

 

 

 

 

 

.

 

 

 

 
Sponsors
Premier Partners
Official Partners
Media Partners
Association Partner
Twitter Facebook AJGA Blog AJGA on YouTube
Member Logins
 
Player, Coach and Alumni Login
Center:
Member ID:
Password:
 
Forgot your password?
Don't have a password?
Forgot your Member ID?
 
Not A Member or Need to Renew?
 
What every member should know
Learn the basics
Performance Based Entry
Leadership Links
ACE Grant financial aid
Polo Golf Rankings
Boys
1. Sam Burns
Shreveport, LA
2. Andy Zhang
Reunion, FL
3. Austin Connelly
Irving, TX
4. Jorge Garcia
Miami, FL
5. KK Limbhasut
Loma Linda, CA
Girls
1. Andrea Lee
Hermosa Beach, CA
2. Bethany Wu
Diamond Bar, CA
3. Kristen Gillman
Austin, TX
4. Maddie Szeryk
Allen, TX
5. Megan Khang
Rockland, MA
Complete Rankings
Upcoming Events
(Upcoming Events)  
Oct 10- 13 Open Championship
Oct 10- 13 Junior All-Star Invitational sponsored by NIKEGOLF
Oct 10- 13 The PING Invitational
Nov 22- 28 Polo Golf Junior Classic
December 5- 7 AJGA Senior Boys Championship
December 5- 7 AJGA Senior Boys & Girls Championship
Complete Schedule
Foundation

The Foundation

The American Junior Golf Foundation is the primary recipient of all charitable giving to the AJGA and as such administers a variety of programs designed to compliment the AJGA and the members and families who make up our community. Learn more about these important programs and how your contributions to the Foundation secure the AJGA’s financial future for future generations to come.
   
Donate Now
Planned Giving Program
Endow an ACE Grant
Annual Fund
ACE Grant

ACE

The Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program provides financial assistance to junior golfers who wish to play in AJGA events. Its goal is to give top-flight golf opportunities to young golfers regardless of financial resources. This program helps to fulfill the AJGA’s mission of developing young men and women who aspire to earn college golf scholarships through competitive junior golf.

Leadership Links

What is Leadership Links?

Leadership Links is a new program whereby the AJGA is able to further its mission to help develop young men and women by teaching charitable giving skills and service-oriented practices at an early age. This program gives juniors all the tools necessary to donate their time, talent and resources to local charities and the AJGA youth development programs. Please click here to learn more about the program and the different opportunities available.

Weekly Results
AJGA Girls Championship
Girls
Total
1
Lauren Stephenson
210
T
2
Lilia Vu
213
T
2
Kelly Whaley
213
The Junior PLAYERS Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf
Boys
Total
1
Sam Horsfield
213
T
2
Brad Dalke
214
T
2
Kristian Caparros
214
Sunriver Junior Open
Boys
Total
1
Norman Xiong
203
T
2
Aaron Whalen
205
T
2
Cole Madey
205
Girls
Total
1
Janet Zhang
218
2
Amanjoty Sangha
219
3
Sarah Rhee
220
Sunriver Junior All-Star
Boys
Total
1
Joseph Chun
201
2
John Sand
207
3
Sean Yi
209
Girls
Total
1
*Hayeon Yun
212
2
Briana Chacon
212
3
Euna Han
215
CorseMax / Philadelphia Runner Junior
Boys
Total
1
John Lazor
215
2
Paul Lei
218
3
Ambrose Abbracciamento
219
Girls
Total
1
Brynn Walker
215
2
Jackie Rogowicz
220
3
Kelly Sim
221
* Won via sudden-death playoff
FJ Live Scoring
AJGA U
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.