Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron
Timarron Country Club
Southlake, Texas • August 4 - 7, 2014
American Junior Golf Association • Contact: Chris Richards • (678) 644-4258 • firstname.lastname@example.org
TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET
- Timarron Country Club welcomes the AJGA for the third annual Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron.
- The Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron is a 54-hole, stroke play event.
- The event features 96 players from eight states, China, India, Mexico, South Korea and Venezuela.
- The field includes two players who have received Rolex Junior All-America honors.
|More than 77 percent of the 96-player field hail from the Lone Star State. Seventy-four of the competitors are Texas natives and nine call Southlake home.|
|Golf's next generation|
|Of the event's 21 participants who have committed to play collegiate golf, 11 will continue their careers at colleges or universities in the state of Texas.|
|Rolex Junior All-Americans|
|The field contains two players who have received Rolex Junior All-America honors. Hailee Cooper of Montgomery, Texas and Wes Artac of Kingwood, Texas. Combined, they have 18 top-10 finishes, including two wins.|
Schedule of Events
|Monday, August 4|
|1:30 p.m. shotgun||Practice Round|
|Tuesday, August 5|
|8 – 9:50 a.m.||First Round off Nos. 1 and 10 Tees|
|Wednesday, August 6|
|8 – 9:50 a.m.||Second Round off Nos. 1 and 10 Tees|
|Thursday, August 7|
|8 – 9:50 a.m.||Final Round off Nos. 1 and 10 Tees|
|3:30 p.m.||Awards Ceremony|
Top Players to Watch
Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron
Timarron Country Club (August 5 - 8, 2013)
|1||Chandler Phillips||Huntsville, Texas||73–68–67—208|
|T2||Raul Hernandez||(Venezuela) League City, Texas||74–69–69—212|
|T2||Wes Artac||Kingwood, Texas||68–69–75—212|
|T2||Sam Rosenberg||Dallas, Texas||67–71–74—212|
|5||Charles Kim||(South Korea) Cedar Park, Texas||74–67–72—213|
|1||Vanessa Ha||(Canada) Allen, Texas||69–71–75—215|
|2||Maddie McCrary||Wylie, Texas||73–73–71—217|
|3||Hailee Cooper||Montgomery, Texas||68–73–79—220|
|T4||Alisa Chong||Carrollton, Texas||70–73–79—222|
|T4||Megan Thothong||Dallas, Texas||76–75–71—222|
The Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron 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
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 nearly 6,500 members from 49 states and more than 50 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-adidas Golf became the AJGA’s National Sponsor in 2016 after more than 25 years of support. 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 600 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Sergio Garcia, Hunter Mahan, Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed, Zach Johnson, Justin Thomas, Stacy Lewis, Vicky Hurst, Alison Lee, Lexi Thompson, Inbee Park, Paula Creamer, Brittany Lincicome, Cristie Kerr and Morgan Pressel.