Peter Ripa in charge at Farmers Insurance Open

Former Assistant Executive Director Peter Ripa, pictured here with 2006 FJ Invitational champion Andrew Yun, spent 16 years at the AJGA.

Peter Ripa, former AJGA Assistant Executive Director, will serve as Tournament Director of the Farmers Insurance Open for his second year. Held at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, the Farmers Insurance Open will be conducted Jan. 21-27.
 
Throughout his 16 years at the AJGA, Ripa served in different roles including Regional Director, Chief Operating Officer and Assistant Executive Director. He carried his experiences from the AJGA to the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial, where he was Tournament Director from 2007 – 2011. In July 2011, Ripa began his post as the Farmers Insurance Open tournament director, and later became executive director of the Century Club at the conclusion of the 2012 event.
 
“Regardless of whether you’re playing or conducting an event for professionals, or have a budget with a few more zeros, the same principles apply,” Ripa said. “I worked at Innisbrook Resort for Stephen Hamblin before working at the AJGA and looked at him as a mentor for me professionally. He taught me to be a professional and hold high standards and not settle.”
 
This is the 46th time the event is being held at Torrey Pines Golf Course and the 51st year the Century Club of San Diego will be the nonprofit organization administering the tournament. This year’s field includes AJGA alumni Keegan Bradley, Dustin Johnson, Brandt Snedeker and Tiger Woods.
 
“When I look at how players mature as individuals as opposed to just players, some of the players I first started with (like Phil Mickelson, David Duval and Tiger Woods) had overall growth of the game,” Ripa said. “I look back and think these guys were just kids, but oddly enough they did look up to the AJGA staff and their values, as well as used the tournaments as proving ground and a test of their ability.”

 
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
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
Sunriver Junior Open
Boys
Total
1
Aaron Whalen
65
2
Norman Xiong
66
T
3
Cole Madey
69
T
3
Caleb Ramirez
69
T
3
J. Michiel Eyre
69
Girls
Total
T
1
Janet Zhang
70
T
1
Joo Youn Seo
70
T
3
Chloe Corriveau
71
T
3
Michelle Kim
71
Sunriver Junior All-Star
Boys
Total
1
John Sand
67
T
2
Devin Deogun
69
T
2
Joseph Chun
69
Girls
Total
1
Hayeon Yun
70
2
Siwoo Chung
71
3
Euna Han
72
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
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.