Newsmakers: March 13, 2006

College Round-up

UNLV sophomore Matt Kinsinger led the field at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship last week to take home top honors. The UNLV sophomore finished three strokes ahead of teammate Seung-Su Han and Oklahoma State's Pablo Martin. Kinsinger was playing the event as an individual this week. The Rebels were still able to walk away with team medalist honors.


AJGA Alum Tiffany Joh

Jeremy Alcorn walked away with top honors at the Louisiana Classics event last week. The Baylor University junior finished two strokes ahead of Houston's Ricky Romano. Kevin Newman of Houston and Mike Regenold of Memphis finished two strokes back in a tie for third. Houston captured the team medalist honors.

Auburn University took the Lady Gamecock Classic by storm last week finishing 18 strokes ahead of the field. Auburn senior Maria Martinez led the team finishing 5-under-par, putting her five strokes ahead of Florida State's Caroline Westrup.

The UCLA Bruins topped the field at the Guadalajara Invitational last week in Mexico. Finishing even-par for the tournament, the Bruins topped Southern California by seven strokes. USC senior Irene Cho took home the top individual honors. Jane Park of UCLA finished ten strokes back in second. Lauren Espinosa of Arizona and Tiffany Joh of UCLA finished in a tie for third. Rounding out the top-five were Duke's Amanda Blumenherst and Amie Cochran of UCLA.

Other AJGA Alumni in Men's College Golf...


AJGA alum Oscar Floren

NC State senior Stephen Lewton defeated Coastal Carolina's Dustin Johnson in a playoff at the Seminole Intercollegiate to take home individual medalist honors. With Johnson's help, Coastal Carolina won the team division by seven strokes...Texas Tech took home medalist honors last week at the Hyatt Plantation Club Intercollegiate. Teammates Andrew Dresser and Oscar Floren tied for top honors at 9-under-par...Murray State's Kyle Shirley lost in a playoff to go home with a second place finish while still leading his school to the top team honors...UCLA's Chris Heintz finished 7-under-par at the Braveheart Classic. Heintz's teammate Lucas Lee finished in second pushing UCLA to top the team division...Michael Chappell was the only player to finish under par at the SWAC Presidential. His 3-under-par helped Jackson State to team victory...St. Martin's Shane Prante finished at 8-over-par to win the Washington National Winter Championship. Oregon topped the team division led by Matt Ma...John Stoltz of Johnson and Wales finished 6-under-par to lead his team to medalist honors.

Other AJGA Alumni in Women's College Golf...

Illinois State's Samantha Richdale took home medalist honors last week at the Peggy Kirk Bell Invitational...Cincinnati was helped to a top team finish at the Lady Racer Classic by sophomore Hillery Wilson...Northern Arizona took home team honors after the first place individual finish by Sophia Choi at the Bobcat Desert Classic. The sophomore finished three strokes ahead of the field en route to her medalist honors...Middle Tennessee State took home team honors at the South Alabama Lady Jaguar Invitational led by Maggie McGill. Ida Lamela helped Alcorn State take home team honors with her top individual finish at the SWAC Presidential last week...Georgetown's Chelsea Curtis took home individual medalist honors last week at the Fighting Camel Classic. She finished two shots ahead of the field and helped lift Georgetown to top team honors.

 

 
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.