Players of the Year

Players of the Year

Players of the Year

Prior to 2016, the CGA and the CWGA named a male and female Junior Player of the Year, respectively. Players of the year are voted on by the committee and are awarded to the players most deserving based on yearlong playing success.

Charlotte Hillary - Cherry Hills Village, CO

Charlotte capped off another successful season by winning her second straight, and third overall, JGAC Tour Championship and finishing the year on top of the JGAC Girls Tour Points List. Charlotte’s season had many highlights nationally as well, including:

  • Winning the AJGA Junior at Big Sky in Montana
  • Third at the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior
  • Third at the Girls Junior Americas Cup
  • Medalist with Haile Schalk at US Women's Four-Ball Qualifier
  • Qualifier for the US Girls Junior
Within Colorado, Charlotte placed second at the 3A State Championship and third at the CGA Women's Stroke Play Championship.

Next year Charlotte will be playing golf at Northwestern University, and we know she will make us proud there.

Dillon Stewart - Fort Collins, CO

Dillon is currenly a freshman at Oklahoma State University and playing on the golf team there. This is Dillon's second straight year winning the JGAC's Boys Player of the Year and he made a statement again this year as he climbed to the top of the Tour Points List.

His highlights this season included:

  • Winning the Colorado Junior PGA Championship
  • Winning the Colorado Junior Amateur Championship
  • Medalist at the US Junior Qualifier
  • Fifth at the AJGA Hale Irwin Colorado Junior

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Junior Player of the Year Channel



Year Male Jr. Player of the Year Female Jr. Player of the Year
2019 Dillon Stewart Charlotte Hillary
2018 Dillon Stewart Lauren Lehigh
2017 Davis Bryant Hailey Schalk
2016 AJ Ott Mary Weinstein
2015 Coby Welch Mary Weinstein
2014 Ross McDonald Jennifer Kupcho
2013 Spencer Painton Jennifer Kupcho
2012 Jimmy Makloski Jennifer Kupcho
2011 Steven Kupcho Allie Johnston
2010 Wyndham Clark Somin Lee
2009 Cody Kent Somin Lee
2008 Brendan Connolly Bethany Buchner
2007 Mark Hubbard Becca Huffer
2006 Tyler Parsloe Becca Huffer
2005 Tyler Parsloe Becca Huffer
2004 Tom Glissmeyer Kelly Jacques
2003 Tom Glissmeyer Ashley Tait
2002 Derek Tolan Kelly Jacques
2001 Kenny Coakley Jennie Peek