Junior Golf News

10/03/16 —
WOODBURN, ORE. (September 26, 2016) – Ellie Slama (Salem, Ore.) and Spencer Tibbits (Vancouver, Wash.) have been named 2016 Oregon Junior Golf Players of the Year, announced Sunday by Oregon Junior Golf and the Oregon Golf Association. The announcement marks the second consecutive year that both Slama and Tibbits have earned Player of the Year honors. Slama, 17, backed up her historic year in 2015 with another fantastic showing in 2016. She earned one Oregon Junior Golf major victory at this year’s Peter Jacobsen Junior Challenge held at Trysting Tree Golf Club in Corvallis, Ore. in June. She...
09/27/16 —
18-HOLE SCORES 9-HOLE SCORES WEST LINN, ORE. - It was a beautiful end to the 2016 summer OJG season on Sunday at the 2016 Tournament of Major Champions, held Sept. 25th at The Oregon Golf Club in West Linn, Ore. A total of nine divisions crowned champions. Participants had won a 2016 Oregon Junior Golf major tournament during the summer season. The Junior Boys Division came down to a playoff between Craig Ronne (Klamath Falls, Ore.) and Spencer Tibbits (Vancouver, Wash.). After both players shot 71 (-1), Ronne won the title with a par on the first playoff hole. In the Girls Division, Ellie...
09/20/16 —
18-HOLE RESULTS 9-HOLE RESULTS SALEM, ORE. - The 2016 Oregon Junior Golf Sanctioned tournament season came to an end on Saturday in Salem at Charlotte’s Tournament of Champions. Mother nature played no assistance on an already difficult golf course. The tournament saw many good rounds played and was highlighted by an Intermediate Boys’ (12-13) division that saw a two-hole playoff between Brandon Eyre and Owen Huntington after both shot 73 (+1). The two players had quite opposite days leading to Brandon Eyre’s playoff win on the second hole with his 8th birdie of the day. Huntington played a...
08/22/16 —
Oregon Junior Golf recently spent a day as honorary members of Warner Pacific College Golf Team in a first-of-its kind partnership between the two entities. Click on this link to access the full story on warnerpacific.edu .
08/14/16 —
PORTLAND, ORE. – Team Oregon #1 pulled away from the field to win the 48th Eddie Hogan Cup Team Matches on Sunday, asteammates Samuel Pyon (Happy Valley, Ore.) and Craig Ronne (Klamath Falls, Ore.) shared co-medalist honors at Riverside Golf & Country Club in Portland, Ore. The 2016 Hogan Cup was held this weekend, from August 13-14. Team Oregon #1 fired a sizzling second-round 211 (-5) on Sunday, widening its lead as the day went on. The squad entered the final day of play leading Team Washington by one shot. At the end of Sunday’s round, Team Oregon #1 won by an impressive 12 shots,...
08/13/16 —
PORTLAND, ORE. – Team Oregon #1 holds a one shot lead going into the final day of the 48th Eddie Hogan Cup Team Matches, being held August 13-14, 2016 at Riverside Golf & Country Club in Portland, Ore. Team Hawaii’s Zackary Kaneshiro and Team Oregon #1’s Samuel Pyon share the individual lead after the first day of play. Team Oregon #1 shot a combined score of 217 (+1) on Saturday, one shot better than Team Washington, who is in second place. Team Oregon #1 was led by Pyon, who fired a 3-under par 69 to share the individual lead with Hawaii’s Kaneshiro. Pyon was boosted by holing out his...
08/12/16 —
PORTLAND, ORE. – Many of the best junior golfers from the Western United States and Canada will converge this weekend for the 48th edition of the Eddie Hogan Cup Team Matches, taking place August 13-14 at Riverside Golf & Country Club in Portland, Ore. The Hogan Cup 36-hole team matches – held annually at Riverside Golf & Country Club - feature the best junior golfers from the Western U.S. and Canada competing against each other in a four-person team format with the three lowest scores each day determining the team total. Medals are awarded to the top three teams as well as the top...
07/22/16 —
MEDFORD & KLAMATH FALLS, ORE. – A busy week with back-to-back events came to a close on Thursday, as Oregon Junior Golfers competed in the Southern Swing at this year’s Southern Oregon and Klamath Basin Junior Championships. The 2016 Southern Oregon Junior Championship was held at Rogue Valley Country Club in Medford, Ore. on Monday and Tuesday, July 18-19. The next two days, the Klamath Basin Junior was held at Running Y Ranch and Reames Golf and Country Club in Klamath Falls, Ore. Samuel Pyon (Happy Valley, Ore.) won the Boys Open Division at Rogue Valley CC, shooting 69-75 – 144 (E) to...
07/13/16 —
WOODBURN - MOLALLA, ORE.- The major season is winding down. Believe it or not there are only four majors to go before the Tournament of Major Champions at The Oregon Golf Club. This weekend eleven more invitations were handed out to the tournament that wraps up the season. 195 juniors were in the field for the Central Willamette Junior, played at the OGA Golf Course (Woodburn, Ore.) on Monday (July 11) and Arrowhead Golf Course (Molalla, Ore.) on Tuesday (July 12). The day started off both tees and the Boys Open division was the first to begin their round of 18. The tournament was up for...
07/07/16 —
WOODBURN, ORE. – Spencer Tibbits (Vancouver, Wash.) and Victoria Gailey (Tigard, Ore.) earned titles in their respective divisions on Thursday during the final day of the 19th Oregon Junior Stroke Play Championship, held July 5-7 at the OGA Golf Course in Woodburn, Ore. For Tibbits, the win marked his second-consecutive Oregon Junior Stroke Play Championship win, after earning a victory in 2015. TIbbits also won last week’s Oregon Junior Amateur Championship. Gailey won the Championship Consolation Bracket at last week’s Oregon Junior Amateur, and this week’s win marks her first major OJG win...
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