PACIFIC NORTHWEST INTERNATIONAL JUNIOR
PRESENTED BY JEFF TROESCH
Srixon Qualifier Series
Trophy Lake Golf & Casting
Port Orchard, Wash. • June 16, 2007
MacDOUGALL MEDALS AT SRIXON QUALIFIER SERIES WITH 3-UNDER-PAR
Boberg takes top spot in Girls Division at Kitsap Golf & Country Club
BREMERTON, Wash. – Zach MacDougall of Coquitlam, British
Columbia medaled with a 3-under-par 68 in Saturday’s Srixon Qualifier Series at
Kitsap Golf & Country Club to qualify for the Pacific Northwest
International Junior presented by Jeff Troesch, beginning Tuesay at Trophy Lake
Golf & Casting. In the Girls
Division, Maggie Boberg of
Conducted by the American Junior Golf Association, the Srixon Qualifier for the Pacific Northwest International Junior presented by Jeff Troesch was an 18-hole stroke play event featuring 41 boys and 8 girls. Included in the 49-player field were 19 players from Washington and 16 from California. The Boys Division played from tees set at 6,216 yards and the Girls Division played from tees set 5,798 yards.
MacDougall carded six birdies on the round, and credits his performance on leaving his driver in his bag.
“My driver gets me into trouble,” MacDougall said. “I hear the Trophy course is a little longer, so I plan on working with my driver before the tournament.”
Other qualifiers included Jacob Ready of Meridian, Idaho, with a score of 71, Adrian Guy of Pasadena, Calif., and Adam Kolojejchick-Kotch of Boise, Idaho, both at 72, Tyler Kato of Seattle, Wash., at 73, and Brian Lee of University Place, Wash., Stefan Richardson of Renton, Wash., Colton Knedler of Honolulu, Hawaii, and Chris Johnson of Nordland, Wash., all at 75.
Henry Park of
Wakikoloa, Hawaii, Reid Martin of
In the Girls Division, Boberg’s straight drives on the narrow Kitsap Golf & Country Club gave her the one-stroke lead she needed to medal and qualify for the tournament.
“I really turned
it on for Nos. 10 & 11 to finish out my round,” Boberg said. “Hopefully I
can keep it up at
in the Girls Division were Michelle Yang of
Sophie Elstrott of
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 a junior membership (boys and girls ages 12-18) of approximately 5,000 junior golfers from 49 states and 30 foreign countries.
USA, Inc., based in
AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. More than 160 former AJGA juniors currently play on the PGA and LPGA Tours and have compiled more than 300 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.
The first round of the Pacific Northwest International Junior presented by Jeff Troesch will begin Tuesday, June 18 with starting times off the Nos. 1 and 10 tees.For more information about the Pacific Northwest International Junior presented by Jeff Troesch, contact tournament headquarters at (360) 874-8337 .