Chuwait in 4th After 1st round AJGA TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior All-Star at Château Élan

March 30, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Nathan Chuwait (2016) of Herndon, VA fired an even par 71 at the AJGA’s TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior All-Star at Château Élan Château Élan in Braselton, Georgia.  The even par round puts him in a T4 position going into the second round.  The course is playing 6,538 yards.  Sam Jung (2018) of Chantilly, VA is two back of Chuwait after one round.  You can read more about Chuwait in our Spotlight sectionCrimson Callahan (2017), Chesterfield, MO, leads the boys, posting a two-under 69.

On the girls side, Shannon Brooks (2015) of Vienna, VA is also in the T14 position after having posted a 77 on the par-71 course that is playing 5,604 yards.  Brooks is currently ranked 442 in the Polo Golf Ranking.  She attends Madison High School. Gina Kim (2018) of Chapel Hill, NC leads the field after carding a 69.

The tournament’s format is 54 Hole stroke play with cuts after 36.  To learn more on the event, here is the link to the AJGA page dedicated to this tournament.   TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior All-Star at Château Élan

DC Metro Area Well-Represented in Florida This Weekend | Junior Golf

March 29, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

As the headline indicates, the DC Metro area is representing big time in Florida this weekend.  The TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior at Innisbrook hosted by Sean O’Hair Innisbrook Resort & Golf Club Palm Harbor, FL.  Must be the spring break tour!

Connor Messick (2014) of Oak Hill, VA posted a first-round 1-over, 72, on the 7335 yard course.  Another familiar name just a stroke back of Messick is Zachary Bachou (2015) of Forest, VA.  In all there are nine DC Metro area boys competing.  Scott Jaster (2013) of Bryn Mawr, PA is resting this evening after a round of 68 for sole possession of the first round lead.

Bryana Nguyen (2014) of Columbia, MD is the lone DC Metro area player in the girls field.  She carded a 1-over 71 for a first-round T7.  The course is playing 5,774 yards this week to a par-70.

The tournament is a 54 – hole stroke play event with a 36 – hole cut for the boys.  To learn more about today’s round and about the tournament in general, here is the link to the AJGA page.

 

MAPGA to Host College Golf Seminar

January 5, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

The PGA’s Mid Atlantic Section (MAPGA) will be hosting a College Golf Seminar on February 2nd at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, MD.  The seminar will run from 10AM to 3PM.  The seminar will consist of presentations and panel discussion on various college golf topics to include recruiting, resumes, what coaches are looking for, etc.  Coaches from colleges in Maryland and Virginia will be present.   Registration is required and begins on January 7th.  Use this link to get to the MAPGA registration page – REGISTER

See the MAPGA site for more information on this valuable opportunity.

AJGA TO ALLOW RANGEFINDERS IN 2013

December 5, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Today, the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) announced that it has adopted the note to Rule 14-3 in the USGA Rules of Golf regarding the use of distance measuring devices in competition.  Continue reading here.

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Maclain Huge Clears Emmet Schooblboy Field by 6 For the Win

June 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The 78th Frank Emmet Schoolboy was played at Worthington Manor Golf Club this year. The course plays to par 72.  The Emmet is the first of six well-established, well-run junior tournaments conducted by the Washington Metropolitan Golf Association (WMGA). Read more

Mid-Month “Month in Review”

June 24, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

“Month in Review” is an exclusive DC Metro Junior Golf feature.  It is a compilation of results from the previous month, highlighting the finishes of our area’s junior golfers in National, Regional and Local Tours. Read more

Update – Qualifiers for U.S. Junior Amateur and U.S. Girls’ Junior

June 23, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The following boys have qualified to play or standby as an alternate (A) in the 2012 U.S. Junior Amateur to be played at The Golf Club of New England (Stratham, NH) July 16 through July21:

David Long – CATONSVILLE, MD.

Zachary Bauchou – FOREST, VA.

Matt Oshrine – BALTIMORE, MD.

Connor Flach – ELLICOTT CITY, MD.

A – Addison Coll – ARLINGTON, VA. (qualified as an alternate but got the call to come and play!)

A – Randall Herriott – BRANDYWINE, MD.

A – John Hulede – BOWIE, MD.

The following girls have qualified to play in the 2012 U.S. Girls’ Junior to be played at Lake Merced Golf Club in Dale City, CA during the same week as the boys:

Bryana Nguyen – COLUMBIA, MD.

Locker 483 at 2012 U.S. Open

June 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Who will be stowing away his gear in Locker 483 at this year’s U.S. Open?

Remembering Trevor Times

May 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

For those of you who have already asked and for all those that need information on Trevor’s visitation (this evening 6-8), Memorial Service (tomorrow – 2PM), and how you can honor his memory, the link below provides all this information and more. 

Trevor Times

Local/Regional Junior Golf News

May 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The Capital Area Golf Tour (CAGT) recently held the Terrapin Cup, a Maryland qualifier for the Callaway Junior World Championship. Read more

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