Randy Wise Junior Open TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET by wuzhenguang


									                                 Randy Wise Junior Open
                                    Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club
                                         Grand Blanc, Michigan
                                            August 6-9, 2012

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                           TOURNAMENT FACT SHEET

Quick Facts
     The 28th annual Randy Wise Junior Open will be played at Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club for the third
      straight year
     54-hole stroke play event
     96 players from 14 states, Canada and Barbados
     33 players from Michigan will compete
     For the last four years, the Boys Division champion has hailed from the state of Michigan; only one
      Michigan native has won the Girls Division in the event’s history (1986 – Kelly Robbins, Mt. Pleasant)

Tournament Storylines
     Looking for a “three-peat”
      Henry Do of Ypsilanti, Mich., looks to join Phil Mickelson and Sihwan Kim in the AJGA Record Book for
      most consecutive wins at the same tournament (the record is three). Do won both the 2010 and 2011 Randy
      Wise Junior Open and looks to grab his third victory in a row at Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club.

     Back for more
      In addition to Henry Do, five players return after finishing in the top five in 2011. In the Boys Division, Reed
      Hrynewich of Muskegon, Mich., finished third, Max Kollin of Farmington Hills, Mich., finished fourth and
      Joo-Young Le of Hilliard, Ohio, and Bailey Truesdell of Grand Blanc, Mich., tied for fifth place. In the Girls
      Division, Muni He of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia returns after finishing third in last year’s event.

     Historic perspective
      Since the event began in 1985, champions of the Randy Wise Junior Open have gone on to succeed at the
      collegiate and professional levels. Phil Mickelson earned back-to-back titles in 1987-88, while Paula Creamer
      (2001, 2002) and Morgan Pressel (2003) also won during their junior careers.

     Accomplishing the mission
      Ten players have signed National Letters of Intent and will compete at the collegiate level starting this fall.

                    o   Otto Black, Pinckney, Mich. – Toledo
                    o   Adam Decker, Ada, Mich. – Loyola – Chicago
                    o   Blaze Hogan, Big Rapids, Mich. – Owens Community College
                    o   Aaron Knutson, Lake Orion, Mich. – Detroit Mercy
                    o   Max Kollin, Farmington Hills, Mich. – Indiana
                    o   Hannah Lewis, Plainwell, Mich. – Bowling Green State
                    o   Patrick Luther, Novi, Mich. – Lafayette College
                    o   Holden Pahr, Chardon, Ohio – Bowling Green State
                    o   Daniel Schwarz, Cincinnati, Ohio – Miami University
                    o   Bailey Truesdell, Grand Blanc, Mich. – Miami University

Schedule of Events
      Monday, August 6
      8 a.m. shotgun                       Practice Round

      Tuesday, August 7
      7:30 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.               First Round off No. 1 tee

      Wednesday, August 8
      7:30 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.               Second Round off No. 1 tee

      Thursday, August 9
      7:30 a.m. – 12:40 p.m.               Final Round off No. 1 tee
      5 p.m.                               Awards Ceremony

Players to Watch – Boys Division
     Henry Do, Ypsilanti, Mich. (2013)
      Do returns to defend his title and capture his third win at the Randy Wise Junior Open. A 2011 second-team
      Rolex Junior All-American, Do recorded five top-five AJGA finishes and has verbally committed to North
      Carolina. The rising senior at Greenhills High School comes off a T8 finish at the Memorial Junior presented
      by Border Energy.

     Joo-Young Lee, Hilliard, Ohio (2013)
      At No. 55 in the Polo Golf Rankings, Lee is the highest-ranked player in the Boys Division. He has six AJGA
      top-10 finishes on his record and he captured his first win at the Memorial Junior presented by Border
      Energy earlier this month. This year marks Lee’s fourth appearance at the Randy Wise Junior Open, having
      posted two top-10 finishes previously. The Ohio native most recently competed in the U.S. Junior Amateur
      Championship where he finished T5.

     Will Seger, Jasper, Ind. (2013)
      The Indiana-commit will make his debut at the Randy Wise Junior Open. Seger, ranked No. 88, comes off a
      T10 finish at the E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf. He posted
      three top-five finishes in 2011 and looks for his first AJGA victory. Seger claimed medalist honors at the U.S.
      Junior Amateur Qualifier at Bowling Green Country Club with a one-stroke lead over fellow Randy Wise
      Junior Open and U.S. Junior Amateur competitor Joo-Young Lee of Hilliard, Ohio.

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Players to Watch – Girls Division
       Jessica Porvasnik, Hinckley, Ohio (2013)
        At No. 74 in the Polo Golf Rankings, Porvasnik makes her Randy Wise Junior Open debut as the highest-
        ranked girl in the field. Since 2011, Porvasnik has captured eight top-10 finishes including three wins,
        highlighted by back-to-back victories at the Cleveland Junior Open. The Ohio State commit comes off a
        third-place finish at the Memorial Junior presented by Border Energy.

       Grace Choi, Dallas, Texas (2013)
        Coming off three consecutive third-place finishes, Choi looks for her first AJGA win. In 2011, Choi posted
        six top-10 finishes in eight AJGA starts. Earlier this year, she won the Texas Junior Golf Tour Championship
        Invitational and finished third at the Texas UIL 4A girls state championship.

       Sarah Kolodzik, Bellbrook, Ohio (2014)
        Since 2011, Kolodzik has recorded four top-10 AJGA finishes, including a T7 finish at the Lockton Kansas
        City Junior. She recently finished T5 at the Women’s Western Junior, and kicked-off the 2012 season with an
        eighth-place finish at the Hudson Junior Invitational. A freshman in her first state championship, the Ohio
        native recently finished second in the Division II girls state championship.

2011 Results
Randy Wise Junior Open
Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club (Aug. 2-5)

Boys Division
1  *Henry Do                Ypsilanti, Mich.          72-73-72—217
2  Michael Nagy             Manistique, Mich.         75-71-71—217
3  Reed Hrynewich           Muskegon, Mich.           73-77-69—219
4  Max Kollin               Farmington Hills, Mich.   75-74-71—220
T5 Joo-Young Lee            Hilliard, Ohio            75-78-68—221
T5 Bailey Truesdell         Grand Blanc, Mich.        74-70-77—221

Girls Division
1   Talia Campbell          Dallas, Texas              74-72-70—216
2   Elisabeth Bernabe       Anaheim Hills, Calif.      73-77-71—221
3   Muni He                 (China) Pitt Meadows, B.C. 75-75-79—229
4   Ali Cowan               Victoria, Texas            76-76-78—230
5   Krystal Quihuis         Tucson, Ariz.              80-77-74—231

*won via sudden-death playoff

Past Champions
Year    Boys Division                                           Score
2011    *Henry Do, Ypsilanti, Mich.                             72-73-72—217
2010    Henry Do, Ypsilanti, Mich.                              73-67-73—213
2009    *Joey Garber, Petoskey, Mich.                           70-73-66—209
2008    *James Dewling, Brighton, Mich.                         70-73-70—213
2007    *Jae Han Chun, Lisle, Ill.                              69-73-70—212
2006    *Willie Mack III, Grand Blanc, Mich.                    68-73-71—212
2005    *Kelley Kretz, Antigo, Wis.                             74-69-74––217
2004    Andy Shiels, Rockford, Ill.                             67-75-70––212
2003    Cornelius Carroll, St. Simons Island, Ga.               71-74-71––216

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2002     Ricky Romano, Murrieta, Calif.                       71-73-69––213
2001     *Mike Rim, Lakewood, Calif.                          70-79-66—215
2000     Zach Doran, Dublin, Ohio                             71-71-69—211
1999     Peter Karmis, Simonstown, So. Africa                 70-72—142
1998     Matt Davidson, Lawrenceville, N.J.                   72-73-69—214
1997     Mike Austin, Burton, Mich.                           64-73-67—204
1996     Larry Nuger, Longmeadow, Mass.                       73-69-73—215
1995     Phillip Caravia, Belleville, Ill.                    74-72-68—214
1994     Matthew McDougall, Rochester Hills, Mich.            72-73-73—218
1993     Ryan Armour, Silver Lake, Ohio                       69-70-74—213
1992     Joe Ogilvie, Lancaster, Ohio                         72-69-74—215
1991     Alex Buecking, Barrington, Ill.                      72-71-72—215
1990     Jamie Fairbanks, Champaign, Ill.                     74-71-78—223
1989     Nick Clinard, Gastonia, N.C.                         70-76-76—222
1988     Phil Mickelson, San Diego, Calif.                    71-72-71—214
1987     Phil Mickelson, San Diego, Calif.                    76-70-72—218
1986     Duke Donahue, Dayton, Ohio                           73-70-73—216
1985     J.D. Meyer, Indianapolis, Ind.                       73-78-71—222

Year     Girls Division                                       Score
2011     Talia Campbell, Dallas, Texas                        74-72-70—216
2010     Paveenuch Sritragul, Bangkok, Thailand               76-71-75—222
2009     Talia Campbell, Dallas, Texas                        70-73-73—216
2008     Courtney McKim, Raleigh, N.C.                        76-74-74—224
2007     Danielle Frasier, Encinitas, Calif.                  74-70-70—214
2006     *Katie Sylvan, San Diego, Calif.                     77-70-72—219
2005     Jessica Hauser, Hartland, Wis.                       71-71-75––217
2004     Dolores White, Lakeland, Fla.                        73-78-73––224
2003     Morgan Pressel, Boca Raton, Fla.                     76-68-73––213
2002     Paula Creamer, Pleasanton, Calif.                    72-68-68––208
2001     Paula Creamer, Pleasanton, Calif.                    72-78-72—222
2000     Leigh Anne Hardin, Martinsville, Ind.                68-72-78—218
1999     Leigh Anne Hardin, Martinsville, Ind.                76-76—152
1998     Danielle Downey, Rochester, N.Y.                     78-76-71—225
1997     Leigh Anne Hardin, Martinsville, Ind.                71-78-75—224
1996     Ryley Webb, Bracebridge, Ontario                     72-74-77—223
1995     Jill Gomric, Belleville, Ill.                        74-78-74—226
1994     Jenny Chuasiriporn, Timonium, Md.                    76-77-79—231
1993     Wendi Patterson, Atlanta, Ga.                        71-80-78—229
1992     Lisa Penske, Bethlehem, Pa.                          76-75-78—229
1991     Stephanie Sparks, Wheeling, W. Va.                   71-77-73—221
1990     Stephanie Sparks, Wheeling, W. Va.                   78-75-77—230
1989     Renee Heiken, Metamora, Ill.                         75-80-72—227
1988     Kim Cayce, Potomac, Md.                              71-76-79—226
1987     Jodi Figley, Aliquippa, Pa.                          74-73-74—221
1986     Kelly Robbins, Mt. Pleasant, Mich.                   76-70-78—224
1985     Susan Wineinger, Green Bay, Wis.                     79-74-77—230

*Won via sudden-death playoff

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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 approximately 5,500 junior golfers from 49 states and more than 40 countries. To ensure
scholarship opportunities for all junior golfers who have the skill, the AJGA created the Achieving Competitive
Excellence (ACE) Grant program to provide financial assistance to young players in need.

Titleist, the AJGA's National Sponsor, has been the catalyst and driving force behind the Association's success since
1989. Rolex, which is in its third 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 500 victories on the PGA and LPGA Tours. AJGA alumni include Stewart Cink, Matt Kuchar, Hunter
Mahan, Phil Mickelson, Tiger Woods, Paula Creamer, Cristie Kerr, Inbee Park and Morgan Pressel.

Media Accommodations
The AJGA is prepared to make covering the Randy Wise Junior Open an enjoyable experience. Whether it be on-site
professional communications staff or timely results, the AJGA is ready to honor all media requests. At the event, the
AJGA will provide:

        Information about the tournament and its participants leading up to the event
        Assistance with player interviews before, during and after the tournament
        A golf cart to make covering the tournament as easy as possible
        Assistance locating players on the course
        A recap with results after each tournament round in a timely manner

During the week of the tournament, the AJGA will have communications representatives on hand to assist the media.
These media officials will write an AP Style recap and produce agate results each tournament day. These will then be
faxed and/or e-mailed to all media outlets. Interviews with AJGA Tournament Directors, Tournament Chairmen and
juniors can be conducted before or after every round.

The AJGA website, ajga.org, is a tremendous media resource. The tournament website, which is linked from the
AJGA homepage, includes recaps, results, list of participants, tee times, live scoring, scorecards and sponsor

Tournament Field
Boys Division
Name                                  Hometown
Ryan Allison                         Melbourne, Fla.
Kitwana Ashford                      Farmington Hills, Mich.
Jeremy Ball                          Bloomfield Hills, Mich.
Brandon Barrows                      Lake Orion, Mich.
Chris Beltzer                        Haslett, Mich.
Otto Black                           Pinckney, Mich.
Joshua Bumgarner                     Scott Depot, W.Va.
Connor Carey                         Grand Blanc, Mich.
Nick Carlson                         Hamilton, Mich.

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Caulen Coe              Gulfstream, Fla.
Adam Decker             Ada, Mich.
Henry Do                Ypsilanti, Mich.
Alexander Dombrowski    Gaylord, Mich.
Michael Doyle           Rochester, Mich.
Bryce Evon              Windsor, Ontario
Adam Firavich           Hartland, Mich.
Kyle Gaines             Oxford, Mich.
Charlie Green           Ann Arbor, Mich.
Jackson Heazel          Atlanta, Ga.
Blaze Hogan             Big Rapids, Mich.
Michael Howe            Temecula, Calif.
Reed Hrynewich          Muskegon, Mich.
Bobby Jacobs            Valparaiso , Ind.
Ryan Jahn               Jupiter, Fla.
Nicholas Jan            Northbrook, Ill.
Sameer Kalia            Campbellville, Ontario
Ian Kelsey              Deerfield, Ill.
Osama Khan              (Canada) St. James, Barbados
Aaron Knutson           Lake Orion, Mich.
Max Kollin              Farmington Hills, Mich.
Joo-Young Lee           Hilliard, Ohio
Kenneth Li              Westmont, Ill.
Patrick Luther          Novi, Mich.
Michael Makris          South Bend, Ind.
Kyle Meihofer           Valparaiso, Ind.
Rodrigo Munoz           Bradenton, Fla.
Camden Nierman          Scottsdale, Ariz.
Holden Pahr             Chardon, Ohio
Colin Proctor           Anderson, Ind.
Dustin Pumford          St Charles, Mich.
Donald Qiu              (China) Surrey, British Columbia
Reid Rathburn           Alpharetta, Ga.
Brett Rinker            Slippery Rock, Pa.
Max Rispler             Alto, Mich.
Kyle Rodes              Plymouth, Mich.
James Russo             Scottsdale, Ariz.
Daniel Schwarz          Cincinnati, Ohio
Will Seger              Jasper, Ind.
Jai Sharma              Duluth, Ga.
Michael Sharp           Kendallville, Ind.
Dylan Siebenaler        Sugar Land, Texas
Matt Stoner             Mokena, Ill.

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Tim Taylor                         Iowa Falls, Iowa
Bailey Truesdell                   Grand Blanc, Mich.
Andrew VanAelst                    Spring Lake, Mich.
A.J. Varekois                      Rockford, Mich.
Alex Waelchli                      Clarkston, Mich.
Sam Weatherhead                    Grand Rapids, Mich.
Daniel Wetterich                   Cincinnati, Ohio
Matthew Wetterich                  Cincinnati, Ohio

Girls Division
Name                               Hometown
Grace Choi                         Dallas, Texas
Greer Clausen                      Bloomfield Hills, Mich.
Nina Fairbairn                     Orinda, Calif.
Janie Fineis                       East Lansing, Mich.
Julie Guckian                      Linden, Mich.
Muni He                            (China) Pitt Meadows, British Columbia
Jillian Hollis                     Rocky River, Ohio
Hailey Hrynewich                   Muskegon, Mich.
Aya Johnson                        North Muskegon, Mich.
Sarah Kolodzik                     Bellbrook, Ohio
Hannah Lewis                       Plainwell, Mich.
Emily Mills                        Farmingdale, N.J.
Julia Montgomery                   Shelby Township, Mich.
Samantha Moss                      Fenton, Mich.
Ali Nageotte                       Westlake, Ohio
Elle Nichols                       Okemos, Mich.
Jessica Porvasnik                  Hinckley, Ohio
Joo Youn Seo                       (Canada) Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Jacqueline Setas                   East Lansing, Mich.
Tenley Shield                      Grosse Pointe Park, Mich.
Samantha Stewart                   Oklahoma City, Okla.
Ayaka Suzuki                       (Japan) Bradenton, Fla.

Bold indicates Michigan native.
Field as of July 31, 2012

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