FIDELITY INVESTMENTS JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
Srixon Qualifier Series
Redstone Golf Club - Tournament Course
Humble, Texas • June 4, 2006
 

LAMBRIGHT, BAILEY CAPTURE BOYS MEDALIST HONORS AT AJGA SRIXON QUALIFIER
Davis shoots 3-over-par to earn medalist honors in the Girls Division

CYPRESS, Texas—Jeremy Lambright of Palestine, Texas, and Kyle Bailey of Austin, Texas, fired 1-over-par 73s to earn medalist honors in the Boys Division at the Fidelity Investments Junior Championship Srixon Qualifier on Sunday. Sarah Beth Davis of Victoria, Texas, also earned medalist honors by besting the girls' field by one shot with a 3-over-par 75.

Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, the Fidelity Investments Junior Championship Srixon Qualifier was held on the South Course at Blackhorse Golf Club in Cypress, Texas. The tournament field consisted of 84 boys and 16 girls from six states, each vying for a chance to play in the Fidelity Investments Junior Championship that takes place from June 5-8 at Redstone Golf Club — The Jacobsen Hardy Course in Humble, Texas.

Lambright had two birdies and two bogeys on the front side en route to an even-par 36, and finished the round with a 1-over-par 73. Lambright said that his ball-striking contributed to his solid play.

“I hit the ball pretty well today,” Lambright said. “The key to my round was keeping the ball in the fairway because there were some pretty tight holes on the course.”

After a 2-over-par 38 on the front side, Bailey rallied on the back nine with a 1-under-par 35, finishing with a 73. Bailey and Lambright both utilized the AJGA Option Policy and will not play in the tournament at Redstone Golf Club, rather, they earned an AJGA Tournament Exemption.

Other qualifiers in the Boys Division included Dillon Kirk of San Antonio, who fired a 2-over-par 74. Jacob Lejeune of Sulphur, La., Justin Lavine of Sugarland, Texas, Brandon Washington of Duncanville, Texas, Joe Lagowski of Katy, Texas, and John Colwell of The Woodlands, Texas, each shot 3-over-par 75. Christopher Walker, also of The Woodlands, finished with a 4-over-par 76. Taylor Dio of Friendswood, Texas, and John Darden of Frisco, Texas, captured the final qualifier spots after a sudden-death playoff.

Shooting a 75, Carson Gibson of San Antonio, chose a Performance Based Entry Tournament Exemption by opting out of the Fidelity Investments Junior Championship.

In the Girls Division, Davis shot an even-par 36 on the back nine, finishing with a 3-over-par 75. Davis was thrilled to play in a tournament that honors an old friend, Dick Harmon. An AJGA Achieving Competitive Excellence Grant will be named in his honor during the Fidelity Investments Junior Championship. This grant will annually give an AJGA member financial assistance to play in AJGA events.

“I'm very excited because I was instructed by Dick Harmon and he wanted me to play in the tournament; I'm really excited that I qualified for the event,” Davis said.

Other qualifiers in the Girls Division included Alexandra Gibson of Henderson, Nev., and Kalynd Carson, of The Woodlands, who both carded 4-over-par 76.

Shannon Jungman of Pflugerville, Texas, chose the AJGA Option Policy after recording a 4-over-par 76.

SRIXON Sports USA, Inc., based in Norcross, Ga., has been distributing premium golf balls and equipment in the U.S. since 1997 and is a subsidiary of SRI Sports. SRI Sports is one of the world's leading patent holders in golf ball technology and manufactures several golf balls played in the United States. SRI Sports-made balls have won 73 PGA TOUR events since 1989, including seven majors. For more information about SRIXON, please visit www.srixon.com.

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 largest Association of its kind, the AJGA has an annual junior membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 5,000 junior golfers from 50 states and 30 foreign countries.

Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex Watch USA, which enters its third decade of support, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004.

AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. More than 200 former AJGA juniors currently play on the PGA and LPGA Tours and have compiled more than 280 wins. AJGA alumni include Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Davis Love III, Mike Weir, Charles Howell III, Jim Furyk, Candie Kung, Grace Park, Cristie Kerr and Paula Creamer.

Tournament tee times will run from 7-8:57 a.m. off Nos. 1 and 10 tees at Redstone Golf Club—The Jacobsen Hardy Course on June 6-8. For more information, please call tournament headquarters at (281) 459-7800.

# AJGA #

 
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. Andy Zhang
Reunion, FL
2. Sam Burns
Shreveport, LA
3. Jorge Garcia
Miami, FL
4. Austin Connelly
Irving, TX
5. KK Limbhasut
Loma Linda, CA
Girls
1. Andrea Lee
Hermosa Beach, CA
2. Bethany Wu
Diamond Bar, CA
3. Megan Khang
Rockland, MA
4. Kristen Gillman
Austin, TX
5. Amy Lee
Brea, CA
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
AJGA Junior hosted by Ocala - Marion Sports Commission
Boys
Total
1
Tyler Strafaci
66
2
Won Jun Lee
68
3
Eugene Hong
69
Girls
Total
1
Emma Albrecht
70
T
2
Amy Zhang
73
T
2
Gabriela Coello
73
Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship
Boys
Total
1
Davis Shore
67
T
2
J. J. Gresco
68
T
2
Zach Norris
68
Girls
Total
1
Sophia Schubert
66
2
Angella Then
71
3
Abigail Heck
72
AJGA Junior at Southwind presented by True Temper
Boys
Total
T
1
Braden Thornberry
68
T
1
Jacob Bergeron
68
T
3
Logan Watkins
70
T
3
Drew Jones
70
Girls
Total
T
1
Mia Ayer
74
T
1
Sydney Youngblood
74
T
1
Kie Purdom
74
Lockton / Samsung Kansas City Junior
Boys
Total
1
Conner Koberg
69
2
Andrew Beckler
71
T
3
Tanner Owen
72
T
3
Aaron DeNucci
72
Girls
Total
1
Amy Matsuoka
71
T
2
Alison Chang
73
T
2
Meiqi Gao
73
Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior Classic
Boys
Total
T
1
Marc Toma
69
T
1
Henry Cassriel
69
T
3
Mason Glinski
70
T
3
Taisei Negishi
70
T
3
Eric Ghim
70
Girls
Total
1
Benyapa Niphatsophon
67
T
2
Clare Amelia Legaspi
68
T
2
Alyaa Abdulghany
68
AJGA Philadelphia Junior
Boys
Total
1
Isaiah Logue
213
2
Will Bernstein
217
T
3
Davis Lamb
218
T
3
Brent Ito
218
Girls
Total
1
Brynn Walker
231
2
Madelein Herr
235
3
Amy Ding
236
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.