Xin (Cindy) Kou of Windermere, Florida, came from behind to win her sixth-career AJGA event at the Golf Performance Center Junior Championship. Kou, who entered the final round T4, birdied consecutive holes at two different points in the round to seal a five-stroke victory. This is Kou’s third win of the season, including back-to-back victories at the 2017 Amino VITAL® Junior Championship and the 2017 AJGA City of London Junior Championship.
Angelo Gallevo of Kent, Washington, took home first place at the Washington Junior Masters at Washington National. Gallevo won by five strokes and was the only player in the field to finish under par at 3-under-par 141. He owns one AJGA medal, which was T1 at the 2016 AJGA Preview at River Ridge.
Serena Sepersky (left) of Temecula, California, won the 2017 Southern California Junior Amateur Golf Championship by three strokes. The 15-year-old was the only junior in the Girls Division to post an under-par round during the tournament after carding an opening-round 2-under-par 70. Sepersky’s best AJGA finish was as runner-up at the 2017 PING Heather Farr Classic.
Jack Wall of Brielle, New Jersey, earned his second AJGA victory this year at the Golf Performance Center Junior Championship. The University of South Carolina verbal commit entered the day one stroke off the lead, but managed to secure the win with two birdies on his back nine.