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Brian Fong Wins Via Verde Jr. Championship

Brian Fong of Diamond Bar, California won the Via Verde Junior Club Championship. Brian is a freshman at Diamond Bar High School. Brian’s score of 73 won first place in the annual event held at Via Verde Country Club in San Dimas, California. Brian’s goal is to prepare for the 2010 AJGA schedule where he […]

 

Jae Choi 3rd In JPGA, 2nd Stage

Jae Choi finished in 3rd place in the 2nd stage of a grueling 4 stage Japanese PGA Tour Qualifying School. Jae’s -15 was one shot off the winning score of -16. A tie for first place put Jae in the third place position. Jae’s shot 66-72-62-73 (273). Jae flirted with 59, but finished with a […]

 

Jae Choi Leads Japan “Q” School

Jae Choi of Wildemere, Ca. and All-American from U. of New Mexico shot a -6 (66) to lead the first round of the second stage of the Japanese PGA Tour Qualifying School by 1 shot. Jae was playing well and in a good position when his ball hit a sprinkler head on his drive on […]

 

Team USA and Kristen Park Win

Team USA won the 2009 Junior Solheim Cup 15 1/2 to 8 1/2. The Junior Solheim Cup has been held every two years. The U.S. now leads the series 3 to 2 over the European’s. Kristen Park extended her Solheim Cup unbeaten winning streak to 6-0-0. The streak was started in the 2007 event that […]

 

Kristen Park Leads U.S. Juniors at Solheim Cup

Kristen Park, playing in her second Solheim Cup has remained undefeated in the prestigious event that pairs the United States best girl junior player’s against Europe’s best player’s. Kristen was paired with Alison Lee, from Valencia, California for the morning four ball matches. Kristen and Alison won 2 & 1 against Tonje Daffinrud and Sophia […]

 

Leo Lu Plays In U.S. Kid’s World Event

Leo Lu of Diamond Bar, California, finished 30th in the U.S. Kid’s Junior World tournament held at Pinehurst, North Carolina. Leo shot round’s of 38 38 42. Leo played in the 6 and under division. Leo has a love for golf and continually watches the golf channel to learn more about his passion. Leo plays […]

 

Lua Reach’s Semi-finals of U.S. Women’s Am

Tiffany Lua of Rowland Heights, Ca., reached the semi-final’s of the USGA Women’s Amateur held last week in St. Louis, Missouri. Tiffany shot round’s of 72-70 142 to advance to match play. Tiffany advanced to the second round of match play by beating Jenny Shin of Torrance, Ca. 4 & 3. Tiffany advanced to the […]

 

Jae Choi Finishes 2nd

Jae Choi of Wildomere, California, shot rounds of 65 -71- 67 (-10) to pass the first stage of Japanese PGA Tour School. Jae is a graduate of the U. of New Mexico where he earned All-America honors before turning professional after his graduation. Jae will return to California for a week’s rest before going back […]

 

Park Advances To Round of 32

Kristen Park advanced to match play in the 2009 U.S. Girls’ Junior at Trump National G.C. in Bedminster, N.J., July 20 – 25. Kristen tied for 14th in the medal round that consisted of 155 player’s who qualified throughout the U.S. Today she won her first match against Casey Kennedy of Venice, Florida, 1 up. […]

 

Kristen Park Selected To PING Junior Solheim Cup

Kristen Park has been selected to play in the prestigious PING Junior Solheim Cup. This is Kristen’s second appearance. She traveled to Sweden to play in the 2007 Cup. A mrror image of the Solheim Cup, the junior version is sure to attract international attention when it travels to the Chicago area, August 17-19. The […]