AJGA POSTSEASON JUNIOR AT HAGERSTOWN
Beaver Creek Country Club
Hagerstown, Maryland
September 21-23, 2001

PULLIAM CLAIMS MEDALIST HONORS AND FIRST NATIONAL TITLE
Sixteen players gain automatic entries for 2002 AJGA tournaments

HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Charlie Pulliam of Bardstown, Ky., played his final nine holes at even-par to hold off a trio and claim the inaugural AJGA Postseason Junior at Hagerstown with rounds of 74-78-152 on Sunday.

The 36-hole event, conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, was held at Beaver Creek Country Club and featured 84 players from 18 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. The tournament is one of two events being held this weekend for male members, ages 13-18, who have been unsuccessful in gaining entry into AJGA events in the past.

Playing in the final group of the day, Pulliam's round began with some excitement.

"I started out hot with a birdie on No. 1," Pulliam said. "I stuck my shot to two feet and then made my putt."

But unfortunately for Pulliam, it was not a sign of things to come as he played his next seven holes at 7-over-par, including double bogeys on both of the par-3's.

Another bogey looked immanent on No. 9, but after hitting his second shot into the trees and pitching out, Pulliam hit a pitching wedge from 120 yards to 15 feet and made birdie.

But that's when Pulliam took charge, making five pars and a birdie on the 565-yard, par-5 11th hole. A bogey on No. 16, another par-3, pushed Pulliam to 8-over for the tournament and put him in a group of four players within one shot of the lead. Trouble loomed again on No. 17, but Pulliam made another scrambling par that provided the winning margin.

"That's what saved the win for me," Pulliam said, referring to No. 17. "My ball was sitting on a leaf and I couldn't put my club down behind it, because if the ball would have moved I would have incurred a penalty. But I chipped it from 50 yards to within two inches."

By winning, Pulliam will be automatically accepted into three AJGA tournaments in 2002.
Ryan Dunham of West Covina, Calif., Chad Bricker of Waynesboro, Pa., and Aaron Jessee of Gray, Tenn., all finished runner-up to Pulliam with 36-hole totals of 153. David Alonso of Massapequa Park, N.Y., and Jay Yonamine of Eden Prairie, Minn., tied for fifth at 155. Those five will receive two automatic entries, while those who shot 158 or better and placed amongst the top 15 will be automatically accepted into one AJGA event.

Dunham shared the lead with Pulliam for much of the back nine, but his luck ran out with a bad break on No. 17 which resulted in a bogey.

"I pulled my approach shot above and left of the green," Dunham said. "I had a bad lie in a divot and bladed it across the green."

Dunham still held hope on No. 18 with a 30-foot birdie attempt, but left the putt short of the cup.

"I knew it when I hit it," Dunham said. "I was disappointed I left it short."

The AJGA developed this series as an avenue for more members to earn playing opportunities at the national level and gain exposure for college golf scholarships. The other event, the AJGA Postseason Junior at Kissimmee/St. Cloud, is being held simultaneously at Celebration Golf Club in Celebration, Fla.

HAGERSTOWN, Md.-- Final results from the AJGA POSTSEASON JUNIOR AT HAGERSTOWN conducted by the American Junior Golf Association at Beaver Creek Country Club. Par: 36-36--72. Yardage: Boys: 6,809


BOYS DIVISION

Charlie Pulliam (2003) Bardstown, Ky.* 74-78--152
Ryan Dunham (2003) West Covina, Calif.* 74-79--153
Chad Bricker (2005) Waynesboro, Pa.* 73-80--153
Aaron Jessee (2002) Gray, Tenn.* 74-79--153
David Alonso (2002) Massapequa Park, N.Y.* 80-75--155
Jay Yonamine (2003) Eden Prairie, Minn.* 77-78--155
Chris Lin (2003) Salt Lake City, Utah* 80-77--157
David Feeley (2005) Phoenix, Md.* 78-79--157
Scot Ploucha (2003) Johnson City, Tenn.* 79-78--157
Tom Travalja (2002) Oradell, N.J.* 78-79--157
Alex Volpenhein (2006) Edgewood, Ky.* 83-75--158
Brian Chappell (2002) Potomac, Md.* 81-77--158
Luke Ladd (2003) Knoxville, Tenn.* 80-78--158
Andrew Burke (2005) Fayetteville, Pa.* 80-78--158
Jonathan Davis (2002) Kennett Square, Pa.* 78-80--158
Shawn Hall (2003) Lancaster, Pa.* 75-83--158
Frank Craighill (2003) McLean, Va.* 80-79--159
Brent Paladino (2005) Kensington, Conn.* 79-80--159
Brett Munson (2004) Hampstead, Md.* 88-71--159
Nick Johnston (2002) Louisville, Ky.* 77-82--159
Kevin Reiber (2005) Waynesboro, Pa.* 84-76--160
Stephen Arnold (2003) Langhorne, Pa.* 84-77--161
Stephen Cotter (2003) Trumbull, Conn.* 81-80--161
Adam Ritchey (2003) Bedford, Pa.* 84-77--161
Josh Moore (2004) McLean, Va.* 81-80--161
Casey Flattery (2003) Sparta, N.C.* 80-81--161
Michael Wade (2003) Hagerstown, Md.* 79-82--161
Justin Hockman (2002) Martinsburg, W.Va.* 79-82--161
Brian Travalja (2004) Oradell, N.J.* 80-82--162
Brian Kelly (2002) Wilton, Conn.* 80-82--162
Davey Lunger (2003) Chadds Ford, Pa.* 80-82--162
John Murphy (2005) Wilton, Conn.* 79-83--162
Jamie Miller (2003) Silver Creek, N.Y.* 77-85--162
Mike Cavallari (2003) Laguna Beach, Calif.* 82-81--163
Mark Gately (2004) Westfield, N.J.* 82-81--163
Samuel Lissner (2004) Cresskill, N.J.* 84-79--163
Todd Shagin (2003) Ridgewood, N.J.* 80-83--163
Ryan Heisey (2005) New Bern, N.C.* 87-76--163
Robert Cranford (2004) Bryn Mawr, Pa.* 81-83--164
Billy Simmermacher (2003) Scarsdale, N.Y.* 84-80--164
Michael Schwenk (2004) Miller Place, N.Y.* 80-84--164
Tim Rech (2003) White Plains, N.Y.* 83-82--165
Ryan Shallcross (2005) Westfield, N.J.* 83-82--165
Jonathan Edwards (2004) Bay Shore, N.Y.* 82-83--165
Samuel Chumbley (2005) Chesterton, Ind.* 84-81--165
Hunwoo Park (2003) Great Falls, Va.* 86-79--165
Derek Patina (2003) Mississauga, Ontario* 83-83--166
Daniel Gordon (2003) Bloomfield Hills, Mich.* 82-84--166
Nick Caldwell (2003) Acton, Mass.* 82-84--166
Patrick Higgins (2003) Phoenix, Md.* 85-81--166
Jeremy Wabick (2003) Orchard Park, N.Y.* 85-81--166
Christopher Zamias (2003) Johnstown, Pa.* 85-81--166
Paul Burke III (2003) Andover, Mass.* 84-83--167
Bobby Desena (2002) Fairfield, Conn.* 83-85--168
Ryan Guillen (2003) Haymarket, Va.* 83-85--168
James Moran (2003) Berlin, Conn.* 87-81--168
Patrick Sullivan (2004) Bedford, Mass.* 82-87--169
Chris Hass (2005) Chevy Chase, Md.* 82-87--169
James O'Connell (2002) Troy, N.Y.* 84-85--169
Jordan Litt (2003) Bethesda, Md.* 86-83--169
Louis Adimando (2003) Staten Island, N.Y.* 84-86--170
Mikey Doyle (2006) Potomac, Md.* 88-82--170
Doug Smith (2003) Versailles, Ky.* 83-88--171
Jack Rader (2004) Washington, D.C.* 85-86--171
Thomas Doherty (2003) Montague, Mass.* 88-83--171
Dee Alston (2003) Wheeler, Texas* 89-82--171
Dan Distefano (2002) Northport, N.Y.* 84-88--172
Weston Makatura (2003) Rockwall, Texas* 85-87--172
Bryan Beaudoin (2002) Acton, Mass.* 88-85--173
Jonathan Swanburg (2002) E. Northport, N.Y.* 85-89--174
Timothy Powers (2003) Fairfield, Conn.* 86-88--174
Drew Mersinger (2002) Cedar Grove, N.J.* 83-93--176
Christian Sullivan (2002) Bedford, Mass.* 95-81--176
Kent Yamane (2004) San Jose, Calif.* 83-94--177
Dustin Smale (2003) Boyertown, Pa.* 89-89--178
Jay Zilewicz (2004) Longmeadow, Mass.* 87-93--180
Gareth Foley (2005) Danbury, Conn.* 87-94--181
David McAndrew (2006) Barrington, R.I.* 94-90--184
Brian Ingraham (2005) Clifton, N.J.* 96-88--184
Matt Dimeglio (2006) Bethesda, Md.* 92-93--185
Eric Beckley (2005) Chesterton, Ind.* 96-89--185
Danny Bastian (2004) Rockville Centre, N.Y.* 97-95--192
Steven Young (2003) Smithsburg, Md.* 95-99--194
Max Bergen (2003) Brooklyn, N.Y.* 100-101--201

 
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