Davis Love III Junior Open

Sea Island Golf Club - Seaside Course
St. Simons Island, Ga. July 21 - 24, 2014

American Junior Golf Association • Contact: Tim Jackman • (803) 417-6274 • tjackman@ajga.org

/ #AJGA2014
Follow us on Twitter Keep up with us on Facebook AJGA Blog


Quick Facts

Tournament Storylines

AJGA returns to the Seaside Course
This is the sixth time Sea Island Golf Club welcomes the AJGA, having opened its Seaside Course to the Polo Golf Junior Classic (2004-06) and the 2003 Wyndham Cup. The event moves to the Seaside Course after being played on the Plantation Course in 2013.
2013 results
Played on the Plantation Course, the 2013 event saw Matt Cheng of Taipei, Taiwan, came from behind to win the Boys Division title with a tournament total of 9-under-par 207. UGA rising sophomore Sammi Lee of Winter Park, Florida, won the Girls Division, carding a final-round 1-over-par 73 for a tournament total of 2-over-par 218.
Collett represents local area
Julianna Collett of St. Simons Island, Georgia, will represent the local community as she returns to the field for the second consecutive year. Collett has finished within the top 20 in all five AJGA starts, including her most recent apperance at the Evitt Foundation RTC Junior All-Star where she tied for 13th.

Schedule of Events

Monday, July 21
1:30 p.m. shotgun Practice Round
Tuesday, July 22
7:30 – 9:30 a.m. First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
Wednesday, July 23
7:30 – 9:30 a.m. Second Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
Thursday, July 24
7:30 – 9:30 a.m. Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 tees
2:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony

Top Players to Watch


2013 Results

Davis Love III Junior Open
Sea Island Golf Club (July 22 - 25, 2013)
Boys Division
1 Matt Cheng Taipei, Taiwan 70–70–67—207
2 Zachary Healy Peachtree Corners, Ga. 71–68–70—209
3 Alex Green Fairhope, Ala. 68–71–72—211
T4 Harry Lambert (United Kingdom) Suwanee, Ga. 71–74–67—212
T4 Joshua Martin Pinehurst, N.C. 70–70–72—212
T4 Thomas Eldridge Raleigh, N.C. 70–72–70—212
Girls Division
1 Sammi Lee Winter Park, Fla. 73–72–73—218
2 Sabrina Long Alpharetta, Ga. 70–75–79—224
3 Phyllis Tang (Singapore) Bluffton, S.C. 77–75–73—225
4 Katy Harris St. Simons Island, Ga. 74–75–77—226
5 Rei Nakatani Tokyo, Japan 78–73–78—229

Media Accommodations

The Davis Love III Junior Open 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.

About the AJGA

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2018, 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 12-19) of more than 6,900 members from 50 states and 60 foreign countries. Through initiatives like the Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) Grant, a financial assistance program, and Leadership Links, a service-oriented platform that teaches juniors charitable-giving skills, the AJGA fosters the growth of golf’s next generation.

TaylorMade and adidas are the AJGA’s National Sponsors, supporting the AJGA for more than 25 years. TaylorMade has served as the Official Ball of the AJGA since 2016. adidas has been the Official Apparel and Footwear of the AJGA since 2017. Rolex, in its fourth decade of AJGA sponsorship, became the inaugural AJGA Premier Partner in 2004.

AJGA alumni have risen to the top of amateur, collegiate and professional golf. Former AJGA juniors have compiled more than 900 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Rickie Fowler, Sergio Garcia, Dustin Johnson, Phil Mickelson, Patrick Reed, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Tiger Woods, Paula Creamer, Ariya Jutanugarn, Cristie Kerr, Stacy Lewis, Brittany Lincicome, Anna Nordqvist, Inbee Park and Lexi Thompson.