AJGA NATIONAL QUALIFIER AT BOYNE HIGHLANDS
K12 Qualifier Series
Marshallia Ranch Golf Course
Harbor Springs, Mich. • June 30, 2009
 

NIEBRUGGE’S 1-UNDER-PAR 71 LEADS TO MEDALIST HONORS AT BOYNE
Tsui medals in Girls Division with 2-over-par 74

HARBOR SPRINGS, Mich. — Jordan Niebrugge of Mequon, Wis., fired a 1-under-par 71 to medal in the Boys Division of the AJGA National Qualifier. Vivian Tsui of Markham, Ontario, took medalist honors in the Girls Division with a 2-over-par 74.
            Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, the AJGA National Qualifier was an 18-hole stroke play event held at Boyne Highlands Resort - Moor Course. The tournament field featured 80 boys and 20 girls, ages 12-18, from 18 states, Canada and Colombia. The Boys Division played the par-72 course at 6,808 yards, while the Girls Division played at 6,046 yards.
            Niebrugge recorded four birdies against three bogeys on the day. His birdie at No. 18 led to a 1-under-par 35 on the back nine. Despite a bogey at his final hole, Niebrugge was able to card the only sub-par round in the Boys Division.
            “I had the putter going early and kept it out of trouble,” Niebrugge said. “You didn’t get as much roll, so a lot of the time you had to carry it all the way to the hole.”
            Also earning a Tournament Exemption in the Boys Division were Ryann Ree of Redondo Beach, Calif., Michael Werenski of South Hadley, Mass., Mark Foster of Davison, Mich., Nick Mancinotti of Sylvania, Ohio, Joshua Bialecki of Waterville, Ohio, Tyler Williams of Hilton Head Island, S.C., Jonathan Sanders of Chatsworth, Calif., Jonathan McMahan of Powell, Ohio, Danny Smith of Northville, Mich., Matt Garrison of Reedsburg, Wis., and Bailey Truesdell of Grand Blanc, Mich.
            In the Girls Division, Tsui started on No. 17 and recorded pars on her first two holes before carding a 4-over-par 40 on the front nine. On the back nine, she tallied birdies at Nos. 13 and 14 en route to a 2-under-par 34.
            “The front nine was rough,” Tsui said. “On the back, putts were falling and it saved my score. I just went and played and made adjustments on the course along the way.”
            Tatiana Pineda of Bogotá, Colombia, and Jae Hee Choi of Surrey, British Columbia, each earned a Tournament Exemption in the Girls Division.
            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, the largest Association of its kind, has an annual junior membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 5,000 junior golfers from 50 states and 30 foreign countries.
            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 350 wins. AJGA alumni include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jim Furyk, Stewart Cink, Davis Love III, Cristie Kerr, Pat Hurst, Paula Creamer, Brittany Lincicome, Morgan Pressel and Julieta Granada.
            For more information about the AJGA National Qualifier, please contact the Tournament Headquarters at (770) 868-4200.

 
Sponsors
Premier Partners
Official Partners
Media Partners
Association Partner
Twitter Facebook AJGA Blog AJGA on Instagram 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. Sam Horsfield
Davenport, FL
3. Philip Barbaree
Shreveport, LA
4. Gabriel Lench
Lake Mary, FL
5. Yechun (Carl) Yuan
Lake Mary, FL
Girls
1. Angel Yin
Arcadia, CA
2. Hannah O'Sullivan
Chandler, AZ
3. Mika Liu
Beverly Hills, CA
4. Nelly Korda
Bradenton, FL
5. Sierra Brooks
Sorrento, FL
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
EaglesDream Golf Academy Junior Open
Boys
Total
1
*Austin Hitt
210
2
Zhengkai Bai
210
3
Zachary Bariso
211
Girls
Total
1
Latanna Stone
219
2
Emma Albrecht
220
3
Lei Ye
222
Under Armour® / Scott Stallings Championship
Boys
Total
1
Goodman Rudolph
205
2
Ryan Hall
206
3
Brayden Garrison
207
Girls
Total
1
Olivia Cason
207
2
Amanda Doherty
208
3
Abigail Heck
212
Lockton Kansas City Junior
Boys
Total
1
Andy Spencer
202
2
Reese Ramsey
207
3
Brian Choe
209
Girls
Total
1
Pajaree Anannarukarn
208
T
2
Mia Ayer
220
T
2
Alexa Tsay
220
The Yang Foundation Junior at Wood Ranch
Boys
Total
1
Sean Yi
209
2
Brandon Brame
210
3
Seldon Doyle
212
Girls
Total
1
Kailie Vongsaga
215
2
Brittany Park
216
3
Ziyi Wang
217
AJGA Philadelphia Junior presented by Golf Performance Center
Boys
Total
1
Christian Cavaliere
216
2
Brent Ito
218
3
Alex Zhu
219
Girls
Total
1
Holly McCann
220
T
2
Brynn Walker
221
T
2
Jackie Rogowicz
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.