First-Time Major Winners

Posted on July 11, 2018

    by Gary Baines Jake Welch of Highlands Ranch is a golfer who happens to also be quite adept at wrestling. In fact, the Valor Christian senior-to-be finished third in the 170-pound weight class at the 4A state high school wrestling tournament earlier...

    Up For Grabs

    Posted on July 10, 2018

      by Gary Baines The Colorado Junior Amateur Championship went from individual players having healthy leads in both the boys and girls division, to packed leaderboards on each side, with numerous golfers having legitimate chances at the title in the...

      One Round Down, Two to Go

      Posted on July 09, 2018

        by Gary Baines TJ Shehee of Mead, who qualified for the 2017 U.S. Junior Amateur, and Katie Berrian of Castle Rock grabbed the lead in their respective divisions after Monday's first round of the Colorado Junior Amateur at Todd Creek Golf Club...

        Eagles Wild

        Posted on June 29, 2018

          by Gary Baines    The par-5 18th hole at Buffalo Run Golf Course in Commerce City treated two 17-year-old Coloradans quite nicely on Tuesday, which is a big part of the reason they'll each be going to the U.S. Junior Amateur for the first...

          California-Bound

          Posted on June 29, 2018

            by Gary Baines Meghan Vogt found success in the first USGA qualifying tournament in which she's ever competed as the Broomfield resident on Tuesday shared medalist honors and earned a berth in one of the most prestigious girls tournament there...

            Just Like Last Year

            Posted on June 13, 2018

              by Gary Baines The 2018 major championship season for the Junior Golf Alliance of Colorado started off a lot like the 2017 year ended. And, for that matter, how the 2017 season began. For the second straight year at the Air Force Academy's Eisenhower...

              Repeat?

              Posted on June 12, 2018

                by Gary Baines Deja vu. A year after Davis Bryant of Aurora and Hailey Schalk of Erie won the Colorado Junior PGA Championship, guess who's on top in the boys and girls division of the 2018 tournament? That would be Bryant and Schalk. Bryant,...

                Back for More

                Posted on June 11, 2018

                  by Gary Baines Siblings Davis and Emma Bryant of Aurora have made headlines for unique accomplishments on several occasions over the last year. In 2017, it was for the two combining to capture the "Bryant Slam", with Davis winning three...

                  Battle at the Academy

                  Posted on June 08, 2018

                    by Gary Baines Many of the top junior golfers in the state -- along with some out-of-state and international players -- battled it out this week in the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior in Westminster. Next week, there will be an encore of sorts,...

                    San Diego-Bound

                    Posted on June 01, 2018

                      Davis Bryant, Schalk, McCoy, Webster among 8 Coloradans who qualified this week for IMG Academy Junior Worlds By: Gary Baines Eight Coloradans punched their tickets over the last two days to one of the most prestigious junior golf tournaments in the...