5 Seasons and Counting

Posted on October 27, 2020

    By Gary Baines – 10/26/2020 Turning 5 years old is a momentous occasion. That’s no less true for the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado than for your average kindergartner. Five years ago this month, the CGA and the Colorado PGA announced...

    Abbreviated Major Victories

    Posted on October 20, 2020

      By Gary Baines – 10/11/2020 Wes Erling of Colorado Springs and Emma Bryant of Aurora became Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado Tour Championship winners on Sunday without even needing to tee it up for the final round. They were blown away by...

      Boys State High School Golf Wrap-Up

      Posted on October 07, 2020

        By Gary Baines – 10/6/2020 As far as ways to end a high school golf career go, it would be difficult to top what Valor Christian senior Lucas Schulte did on Tuesday at The Club at Rolling Hills in Golden. In his final official shot as a high...

        Step By Step

        Posted on September 30, 2020

          By Gary Baines – 9/29/2020 Ashley Barnhart was understandably very tired, but there she was wide awake in the wee hours of Tuesday morning after playing 100 holes of golf on Monday — all while walking. “I was up from about 1 a.m....

          Going the Distance

          Posted on August 14, 2020

            By Gary Baines – 8/13/2020 Single-day golf marathons have long been popular ways to raise money for good causes while having some fun — and getting plenty of exercise. In Colorado, for instance, there used to be a popular annual event...

            On to the Next Level

            Posted on August 07, 2020

              By Gary Baines – 8/6/2020 Hailey Schalk of Erie will soon begin her college golf career at the University of Colorado, but before she bid adieu to junior golf, the Erie resident had one final victory in her. The former Junior Golf Alliance...

              We Are The Champions

              Posted on August 05, 2020

                It was Sweet 16 all around on Thursday afternoon at the Colorado Junior Match Play as all four contestants in the boys and girls title matches were 16 years old. And, of course, the final results were ever so sweet for champions Matthew Wilkinson of...

                Sweet Success

                Posted on July 09, 2020

                  By Gary Baines – 7/8/2020 One winner of the Colorado Junior Amateur on Wednesday not only captured a Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado title for the first time, but scored his breakthrough victory in no less than a JGAC major championship. The...

                  One Day Left

                  Posted on July 08, 2020

                    By Gary Baines – 7/7/2020 It’s been quite a last three weeks of competitive golf for Aubri Braecklein of Northglenn. On June 17, she finished runner-up among girls in the Colorado Junior PGA Championship, the first major of the season...

                    Setting the Standard

                    Posted on July 07, 2020

                      By Gary Baines – 7/6/2020 The golfers who finished 1-2 two weeks ago at the CGA Women’s Stroke Play were back at it again on Monday at the second Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado major championship of 2020. Aubri Braecklein of Northglenn...