Preseason Junior at Cimarron Hills

Cimarron Hills Golf & Country Club
Georgetown, Texas April 4 - 6, 2014

American Junior Golf Association Contact: Tim Jackman (678) 425-1788 tjackman@ajga.org

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TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET

Quick Facts

Tournament Storylines

Local flavor: 51 players from Texas will compete.
Boys Division Hometown Grad
Hunter Abshire San Antonio 2016
Alec Bates Austin 2015
Andrew Bloch Tyler 2015
Peyten Christiansen Houston 2017
Ben Crawford Houston 2015
Adam Dahlstrom The Woodlands 2016
Henry Fisher Houston 2016
Trey Gillingwater Austin 2017
Michael Herrera Houston 2015
William Holcomb V Crockett 2016
Jason Huffman League City 2016
Garett James Lumberton 2015
Cameron Keel Houston 2015
Rishi Kejriwal Austin 2017
Raleigh Kelley Lakeway 2016
John Kellum San Antonio 2016
Grant Lincecum Houston 2017
Lee Maddox Cypress 2015
Carter Marcontell Southlake 2016
Clay McCrory Spring 2015
McClure Meissner San Antonio 2017
Andy Newton Katy 2016
Peter Peng Katy 2016
Michael Anthony Rome Austin 2017
Russell Schuljak Mansfield 2015
Bryson Scott Plano 2016
Carson Smith Lakeway 2017
Palmer Smith Austin 2015
Byron Song Flower Mound 2015
Suraj Swarup The Woodlands 2015
Gibson Terry Haslet 2016
Robert Todd Friendswood 2015
Sloan Turrentine McKinney 2015
Tyler Uhlig Magnolia 2015
Clayton Vincent Baytown 2016
Kyle Wang Katy 2017
Benjamin Winter Austin 2014
 
Girls Division Hometown Grad
Kari Bush Houston 2016
Lauren Cox Orange 2016
Kathryn Crouch Harker Heights 2014
Kaitlyn Cummings Waco 2015
Nicole Curtright Plano 2015
Hillary Hernandez Kyle 2017
Julie Houston Allen 2015
Lauren Leslie Houston 2015
Veronica McGrail Spicewood 2016
Ann Parmerter Austin 2015
Jenna Phillips Austin 2015
Caylee Senn Richmond 2016
Jordan Shackelford Austin 2017
Faith Summers San Antonio 2016
IMG Academy Preseason Series
The IMG Academy Preseason Series is designed specifically for AJGA members who have not yet been accepted to an AJGA tournament. For those members, the series offers the opportunity to compete against players with similar skill levels while building Performance Based Entry status before application deadlines arrive for summer Open and Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy Junior All-Star Series events.
Cimarron Hills Golf & Country Club
Cimarron hills was designed by Jack Nicklaus. It is nestled into the hills of Texas and provides changes in scenery and elevation. The 7,302-yard course challenges golfers with a wide array of obstacles and requires precision and calculated risks which provide a challenge for players of all skill levels.
At Home In Texas
Of the 84 players competing at the Preseason Junior at Cimarron Hills, 54 players are from the state of Texas. In 2013, the medalists from the Girls and Boys Divisions were Texas natives.

Schedule of Events

Friday, April 4
1 p.m. shotgun Practice Round
 
Saturday, April 5
8 a.m. 12:30 p.m. First Round off No. 1 tee
 
Sunday, April 6
8:30 a.m. shotgun Final Round
1 p.m. Awards Ceremony
 

2013 Results

Preseason Junior at Cimarron Hills
Cimarron Hills Golf & Country Club (April 5 - 7, 2013)
 
Boys Division
1 Turner Maclean Fort Worth, Texas 76–73—149
2 Thomas Winters Marble Falls, Texas 83–69—152
T3 Davis Chung Las Cruces, N.M. 80–73—153
T3 Kenneth Anderson IV Scottsdale, Ariz. 75–78—153
5 Mitchell Meissner San Antonio, Texas 78–76—154
 
Girls Division
1 Emma Ballard Kingwood, Texas 80–78—158
T2 Ariana Macioce Phoenix, Ariz. 78–82—160
T2 Amber Wang Sugar Land, Texas 86–74—160
4 Brooke Nolte Melissa, Texas 83–79—162
5 Elizabeth Doykan Houston, Texas 86–77—163
 

Media Accommodations

The Preseason Junior at Cimarron Hills will have AJGA communications representatives on hand to assist media throughout the week. Prior to the tournament the AJGA will provide information about the event and its participants, as well as assist with player interviews.

After each round, media officials on-site will write a recap with the day's results. These will be emailed to all media outlets. Interviews with AJGA Tournament Directors, Tournament Chairmen and juniors may be conducted before or after tournament rounds.

For more information about the AJGA and tournaments, please refer to ajga.org. Tournament websites are accessible from the homepage and include recaps, list of participants, tee times, live scoring, course and sponsorship information.

IMG Golf Academy Preseason Series

The Preseason Junior at Cimarron Hills is one of 13 events held as part of the IMG Academy Preseason Series. The IMG Academy Preseason Series is designed specifically for AJGA members who have had limited acceptances into multi-day AJGA events. This series offers these members the opportunity to start building Performance Based Entry status before application deadlines arrive for summer Open and Junior All-Star series events.

IMG Academies

IMG Academy is the world-leading provider of integrated academic, athletic and personal development programs. With expert instruction, a proven training methodology, professional-grade facilities and a challenging and motivating learning environment that brings together individuals of all ages and backgrounds, IMG Academy provides the ultimate foundation for future success.

The Bradenton, Fla.-based campus annually attracts nearly 200,000 athletes, coaches, event participants and spectators from 100 countries.

IMG Academy is housed within the IMG Performance division of IMG Worldwide.

About the AJGA

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 provides valuable exposure for college golf scholarships, and has an annual junior membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 6,000 junior golfers from 49 states and more than 50 countries. To ensure scholarship opportunities for all junior golfers who have the skill, the AJGA created the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant program to provide financial assistance to young players in need.

Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since 1989. Rolex, which is in its fourth decade of AJGA support, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004. In 2007, after 12 years of support, Ralph Lauren became the AJGA's second Premier Partner.

AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. Former AJGA juniors have compiled more than 500 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Brandt Snedeker, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Hunter Mahan, Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Stacy Lewis, Vicky Hurst, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Brittany Lincicome and Morgan Pressel.

Tournament field

- Bold indicates Texas native
Boys Division
Hunter Abshire San Antonio, Texas
Alec Bates Austin, Texas
Andrew Bloch Tyler, Texas
Mitchell Bowlin Cordova, Tenn.
Rex Bryant III Shreveport, La.
Patricio Calvo Mexico City, Mexico
Santiago Calvo Mexico, Mexico
Peyten Christiansen Houston, Texas
Ben Crawford Houston, Texas
Adam Dahlstrom (Sweden) The Woodlands, Texas
Alexander Elbogen Cave Creek, Ariz.
Robert Farnsworth III Collierville, Tenn.
Henry Fisher Houston, Texas
Austin Fulton Villa Rica, Ga.
Trey Gillingwater Austin, Texas
Keaton Gudz Victoria, British Columbia
Michael Herrera Houston, Texas
William Holcomb V Crockett, Texas
Devon Horne Albuquerque, N.M.
Jason Huffman League City, Texas
Garett James Lumberton, Texas
Cameron Keel Houston, Texas
Rishi Kejriwal Austin, Texas
Raleigh Kelley Lakeway, Texas
John Kellum San Antonio, Texas
Trey Lambrecht Sterling, Colo.
Logan Leary Gonzales, La.
Grant Lincecum Houston, Texas
Lee Maddox Cypress, Texas
Carter Marcontell Southlake, Texas
Clay McCrory Spring, Texas
Patrick McNary Torrance, Calif.
McClure Meissner San Antonio, Texas
Troy Moore Troy, Ohio
Jack Mulligan Flossmoor, Ill.
Andy Newton Katy, Texas
Peter Peng (Taiwan) Katy, Texas
Sammy Rettinger Westlake Village, Calif.
Teddy Rettinger Lake Sherwood, Calif.
Michael Anthony Rome Austin, Texas
Bradley Scalia Aurora, Colo.
Russell Schuljak Mansfield, Texas
Bryson Scott Plano, Texas
Carson Smith Lakeway, Texas
Palmer Smith Austin, Texas
Byron Song Flower Mound, Texas
Suraj Swarup The Woodlands, Texas
Gibson Terry Haslet, Texas
Teddy Tetak Limbach, Slovak Republic
Nolan Timon Stonewall, La.
Robert Todd Friendswood, Texas
Colin Troxler Luling, La.
Sloan Turrentine McKinney, Texas
Tyler Uhlig Magnolia, Texas
Clayton Vincent Baytown, Texas
Kyle Wang Katy, Texas
Freddie Wilson Owasso, Okla.
Benjamin Winter Austin, Texas
Andrew Worley Lake Charles, La.
Roshon Yamani Woodland Hills, Calif.
 
Girls Division
Kari Bush Houston, Texas
Lauren Cox Orange, Texas
Kathryn Crouch Harker Heights, Texas
Kaitlyn Cummings Waco, Texas
Nicole Curtright Plano, Texas
Keerattriya Foocharoen Bangkok, Thailand
Kacey Godwin Denver, Colo.
Hillary Hernandez Kyle, Texas
Julie Houston Allen, Texas
Lauren Leslie Houston, Texas
Veronica McGrail Spicewood, Texas
Ann Parmerter Austin, Texas
Jenna Phillips Austin, Texas
Angela Rivera Alvarado, Mexico
Caylee Senn Richmond, Texas
Jordan Shackelford Austin, Texas
Faith Summers San Antonio, Texas
Cindy Wang Lake Forest, Ill.
Therese Warner Kenn, Wash.
Mary Weinstein Highlands Ranch, Colo.