MEDFORD, ORE. - The Centennial Junior Championship, the first major of the year, was hosted at Centennial Golf Course June 10-11. The weather wasn’t quite ideal for a typically warm Medford but the players adjusted quite nicely. The Boys Open division was a tight battle with Scotty Kennon (71-64) and Craig Ronne (67-68) going to a playoff, eventually ending in a first hole birdie by medalist Kennon.
The PeeWee boys (8-9) also had a 3-way playoff between Alex Tseng (41-40) ,Lucas Vanderlip (42-39) , and Charlie Tran (38-43) with Alex pulling through with a win on the second playoff hole. The PeeWee Girls (10-11) was also exciting with Natalie Yen coming out on top (44-40). The Girls Open division was a tight race as well with Kiana Oshiro (72-71) just edging out Victoria Gailey (75-70).