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Stephanie Lau Finishs Strong at IJGT

12 year old Stephanie Lau had a strong finish in the International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) held at the Temecula Creek Inn, Temecula, Ca., September 25-27, 2009. Stephanie shot rounds of 82-77 (159) to finish first in the girls’s division age 11-13. Stephanie showed her competitive spirit by finishing the last 11 holes at -1 […]


Joy Trotter Vaults to 7th in Golfweek Rankings

UC Irvine, freshman Joy Trotter a sophomore at UC Irvine, moved into the top 10 Women’s Collegiate Individual Rankings after a strong showing in her first fall event, The Golfweek Conference Challenge contested in Primm, Nevada. Joy finished 2nd with scores of 73-71-68 (212) -4. UCI finished in 6th place.


Trotter and Patipaksiri Perform Personal Bests

Joy Trotter and Lalita Patipaksiri shot career lows to help University of California (UCI) to a school record of 286 at the Golfweek Conference Challenge at the Primm Valley Golf Course in Primm, Nevada. It was the opening of the 2009 Women’s collegiate season that involved 16 conference champions from around the United States. Joy […]


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 […]