Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by True Temper

TPC Southwind
Memphis, Tenn. July 29 - August 1, 2013

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Tournament Storylines

TPC Southwind to host AJGA event
TPC Southwind, home of the PGA TOUR's FedEx St. Jude Classic, is hosting the Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by True Temper. TPC Southwind first hosted the AJGA from 2005 - 2008 and then returned in 2012 to host the AJGA Junior at Southwind presented by True Temper.
Local flavor
28 players from the Volunteer State, including two from Memphis, will tee it up at the Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by True Temper. Jake Rudesill a recent graduate of Memphis University School is competing in his first AJGA event of the 2013 season. Ben Pearson, a rising senior at Evangelical Christian School, finished T21 at the 2013 Under Armour® / Jeff Overton Championship hosted by Otter Creek in July. Pearson has given a verbal commitment to continue his golf career at the University of Memphis.
Tennessee bound
Of the 10 players in the field that have committed to play college golf, four have given commitments or signed to play at Tennessee schools. In the Girls Division, Alexandra Farnsworth will continue her golf career at Vanderbilt University in the fall of 2014. In the Boys Division, Logan Matthews and Matt Strube has both signed National Letters of Intent to Belmont University and Lee University respectively. Ben Pearson, of Memphis, will attend the University of Memphis in the fall of 2014.

Schedule of Events

Monday, July 29
1:30 p.m. shotgun Practice Round
Tuesday, July 30
7:15 – 9:15 a.m. First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
Wednesday, July 31
7:15 – 9:15 a.m. Second Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
Thursday, August 1
7:15 – 9:15 a.m. Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
2 p.m. Awards Ceremony

Top Players to Watch


2012 Results

Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by True Temper
TPC Southwind (August 6 - 9, 2012)
Boys Division
1 Connor Smith Birmingham, Ala. 75–66–72—213
2 Fred Allen Meyer Nicholasville, Ky. 72–73–71—216
T3 Garrett Moores Huntsville, Ala. 74–71–72—217
T3 Arjuna Anday Murfreesboro, Tenn. 74–70–73—217
T5 Blake Messer Hampton Cove, Ala. 77–73–68—218
T5 Connor Davis Olive Branch, Miss. 74–70–74—218
T5 Jack Larkin Atlanta, Ga. 77–71–70—218
Girls Division
1 Emily Kurey Alpharetta, Ga. 71–77–74—222
2 Sydney Needham Villa Rica, Ga. 81–76–74—231
3 Alexandra Farnsworth Nashville, Tenn. 71–80–85—236
4 Sara Garmezy Franklin, Tenn. 80–80–77—237
T5 Katy Harris St. Simons Island, Ga. 84–76–79—239
T5 Elizabeth Moon Forrest City, Ark. 84–79–76—239

Media Accommodations

The Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship presented by True Temper will have AJGA communications representatives on hand to assist media throughout the week. Prior to the tournament the AJGA will provide information about the event and its participants, as well as assist with player interviews.

After each round, media officials on-site will write a recap with the day's results. These will be emailed to all media outlets. Interviews with AJGA Tournament Directors, Tournament Chairmen and juniors may be conducted before or after tournament rounds.

For more information about the AJGA and tournaments, please refer to ajga.org. Tournament websites are accessible from the homepage and include recaps, list of participants, tee times, live scoring, course and sponsorship information.

About the AJGA

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. The AJGA provides valuable exposure for college golf scholarships, and has an annual junior membership (boys and girls, ages 12-18) of more than 6,300 members from 48 states and more than 50 foreign countries. Through initiatives like the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant, a financial assistance program, and Leadership Links, a service-oriented platform that teaches juniors charitable-giving skills, the AJGA fosters the growth of golf’s next generation.

Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex, which is in its fourth decade of AJGA support, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004. In 2007, after 12 years of support, Ralph Lauren became the AJGA's second Premier Partner.

AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. Former AJGA juniors have compiled more than 600 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Jordan Spieth, Brandt Snedeker, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Hunter Mahan, Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Stacy Lewis, Vicky Hurst, Inbee Park, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome and Morgan Pressel.