New Polo Junior Golf Boys Top 50

By Ajga StaffOctober 15, 2010, 12:10 am

 

 

 

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Scoring Avg.


1


1

Anthony Paolucci

CA

2011

121.56

6

6

70.05

2


3

Jordan Spieth

TX

2011

97.08

6

5

70.25

3


4

Denny McCarthy

MD

2011

69.33

6

5

71.47

4


2

Oliver Schniederjans

GA

2011

67.95

8

6

71.73

5


5

Patrick Rodgers

IN

2011

54.92

9

7

72.38

6


7

Justin Thomas

KY

2011

54.66

7

5

71.1

7


9

Michael Johnson

AL

2011

51.41

6

5

73.94

8


6

Jim Liu

NY

2013

50.52

8

3

72.35

9


10

Gavin Hall

NY

2013

48.12

6

4

72.24

10


8

Emiliano Grillo

FL

2011

45.16

9

4

71.68

11


16

Beau Hossler

CA

2013

35.59

8

5

72.32

12


11

Tanner Kesterson

TX

2011

34.78

8

2

74

13


13

Shun Yat Hak

FL

2012

33.89

9

6

72.39

14


14

Stephen Behr, Jr.

SC

2011

32.46

8

4

72.83

T15


15

Wyndham Clark

CO

2012

29.6

11

4

72.19

T15


12

David Lee

TX

2012

29.6

9

3

73.85

17

43

Yi Keun Chang

CA

2012

26.61

6

4

72

18


17

Cody Proveaux

SC

2012

26.16

10

5

73.52

19


18

JD Tomlinson

FL

2011

25.8

6

2

73.62

20


19

Robby Shelton, IV

AL

2013

24.84

3

2

73

T21


21

Alex Carpenter

OH

2011

23.93

6

3

73.06

T21


20

Joseph Winslow

KS

2011

23.93

8

4

73.62

23

35

Brendan Connolly

CO

2011

21.88

6

2

74.11

24


23

Chad Cox

NC

2012

20.57

5

3

72

25


24

AJ McInerney

NV

2012

19.98

8

3

73.21

26


25

Adam Svensson

BC

2012

19.74

2

1

72.14

27


27

Shugo Imahira

FL

2011

19.62

5

3

71.8

28


28

Michael Kim

CA

2011

19.6

9

1

75.07

29


32

Jimmy Beck

GA

2011

19.16

5

2

74.31

30


29

Ryan Zech

MO

2011

19.07

3

2

71.73

31


30

Grayson Murray

NC

2012

18.07

5

2

71.93

32


31

Joshua Martin

NC

2015

17.93

6

3

72.67

33


26

Cody Shafer

GA

2011

17.21

8

4

74.41

34


37

Billy Kennerly

GA

2011

17

11

3

74.16

35

54

Matt Pinizzotto

CA

2011

16.58

4

3

72.17

36


33

Daniel Berger

FL

2011

16.55

8

3

73.38

37

T80

Zachary Wright

AZ

2012

16.01

6

5

73.38

38

49

Byron Meth

CA

2011

15.89

5

2

73.53

39


22

Cheng-Tsung Pan

FL

2011

15.83

3

2

72.22

40


36

Andrew Decker

NC

2011

15.79

5

1

73.92

41


46

J.J. Holen

CA

2011

15.58

7

3

73.7

42


39

Thomas Stewart

FL

2011

15.21

5

1

75.44

43


T40

Zane Thomas

NV

2012

15.1

5

2

75.4

44


T40

Stewart Jolly

AL

2011

14.82

9

3

73.62

45

55

Tom Lovelady

AL

2011

14.8

10

5

73.31

46


44

Rak Cho

CA

2011

14.62

5

1

75

47


45

Chase Koepka

FL

2012

14.6

6

3

74.12

48


34

Jonathan Garrick

CA

2012

14.34

9

4

74.64

49


53

Jay Hwang

CA

2011

14.33

8

1

73.12

T50

T68

Nicholas Scott

OH

2011

14.32

8

2

74.09

T50


47

Sawyer Shaw

FL

2014

14.32

6

3

74.06

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Watch: McIlroy gives Fleetwood a birthday cake

By Golf Channel DigitalJanuary 19, 2018, 2:58 pm

Tommy Fleetwood turned 27 on Friday. He celebrated with some good golf – a 4-under 68 in Abu Dhabi, leaving him only two shots back in his title defense – and a birthday cake, courtesy of Rory Mcllroy.

While giving a post-round interview, Fleetwood was surprised to see McIlroy approaching with a cake in hand.

“I actually baked this before we teed off,” McIlroy joked.

Fleetwood blew out the three candles – “three wishes!” – and offered McIlroy a slice.  

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DJ shoots 64 to surge up leaderboard in Abu Dhabi

By Ryan LavnerJanuary 19, 2018, 1:48 pm

Dustin Johnson stood out among a star-studded three-ball that combined to shoot 18 under par with just one bogey Friday at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

Shaking off a sloppy first round at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Johnson matched the low round of the day with a 64 that put him within four shots of Thomas Pieters’ lead.

“I did everything really well,” Johnson said. “It was a pretty easy 64.”

Johnson made four bogeys during an even-par 72 on Thursday and needed a solid round Friday to make the cut. Before long, he was closer to the lead than the cut line, making birdie on three of the last four holes and setting the pace in a group that also included good rounds from Rory McIlroy (66) and Tommy Fleetwood (68).

“Everyone was hitting good shots,” McIlroy said. “That’s all we were seeing, and it’s nice when you play in a group like that. You feed off one another.” 


Full-field scores from the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship


Coming off a blowout victory at Kapalua, Johnson is searching for his first regular European Tour title. He tied for second at this event a year ago.

Johnson’s second-round 64 equaled the low round of the day (Jorge Campillo and Branden Grace). 

“It was just really solid all day long,” Johnson said. “Hit a lot of great shots, had a lot of looks at birdies, which is what I need to do over the next two days if I want to have a chance to win on Sunday.” 

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Closing eagle moves Rory within 3 in Abu Dhabi

By Ryan LavnerJanuary 19, 2018, 12:57 pm

What rust? Rory McIlroy appears to be in midseason form.

Playing competitively for the first time since Oct. 8, McIlroy completed 36 holes without a bogey Friday, closing with an eagle to shoot 6-under 66 to sit just three shots back at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.

“I’m right in the mix after two days and I’m really happy in that position,” he told reporters afterward.

McIlroy took a 3 ½-month break to heal his body, clear his mind and work on his game after his first winless year since 2008, his first full season as a pro.

He's back on track at a familiar playground, Abu Dhabi Golf Club, where he’s racked up eight top-11s (including six top-3s) in his past nine starts there.


Full-field scores from the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship


McIlroy opened with a 69 Thursday, then gave himself even more chances on Day 2, cruising along at 4 under for the day when he reached the par-5 closing hole. After launching a 249-yard long iron to 25 feet, he poured in the eagle putt to pull within three shots of Thomas Pieters (65). 

Despite the layoff, McIlroy edged world No. 1 Dustin Johnson, coming off a blowout victory at Kapalua, by a shot over the first two rounds. 

“DJ is definitely the No. 1 player in the world right now, and one of, if not the best, driver of the golf ball," McIlroy said. "To be up there with him over these first two days, it proves to me that I’m doing the right things and gives me a lot of confidence going forward.”

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Duke to fill in for injured Pavin at CareerBuilder

By Ryan LavnerJanuary 19, 2018, 12:25 pm

Ken Duke will fill in for Corey Pavin for the next two rounds of the CareerBuilder Challenge – with nothing at stake but his amateur partner’s position on the leaderboard.

Pavin was 4 over par when he withdrew after 17 holes Thursday because of a neck injury. Tournament officials contacted Duke, the first alternate, and asked if he would take Pavin’s spot and partner with Luis Lopez for the next two rounds, even though he would not receive any official money.

Duke accepted and explained his decision on Twitter:

Playing on past champion’s status, the 48-year-old Duke has made only four starts this season, with a best finish of a tie for 61st at the RSM Classic.

Pavin received a sponsor exemption into the event, his first PGA Tour start since the 2015 Colonial.