Girls Golf


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Buford's Skylar Thompson advances to Augusta National in Drive, Chip and Putt

In her final opportunity, Buford’s Skylar Thompson qualified for the National Drive, Chip and Putt Championship at Augusta National

Bayer, Gwinnett golfers fare well in AJGA tournament

Jacob Bayer of Collins Hill and a trio of Gwinnett girls golfers fared well in a recent American Junior Golf Association stop

Alex Grier, Annika Blanton among winners on Athens Area Junior Golf Tour

Alex Grier of Buford and Annika Blanton of Dacula were among the champions at the Athens Area Junior Golf Tour’s Summer Classic this past weekend at Chateau Elan

Duluth's Niwano ties for second in AJGA event

St. Simons Island — Duluth’s Leiko Niwano tied for second-place in the girls divsion of the Davis Love III Junior Open on Thursday at the Sea island Golf Club.

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Mill Creek golfer Annika Blanton wins on Athens tour

Mill Creek junior Annika Blanton won the girls 15- to 18-year-old division of this week’s Athens City Junior Golf Championships

Gwinnett golfers shine in Hurricane Junior Golf Tour's College Prep Series at UGA

Gwinnett golfers swept the girls divisions of the College Prep Series at UGA, a Hurricane Junior Golf Tour stop at the University of Georgia Golf Course

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Norcross grad Tardy low medalist at U.S. Women's Amateur qualifier

Fresh off a win at Pinehurst, Bailey Tardy kept her sterling summer going Monday with a low round in U.S. Women’s Amateur qualifying

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Alissa Yang third at AJGA's E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship

Alissa Yang of Norcross was third at this week’s E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship, a 54-hole stroke-play, American Junior Golf Association tournament at Jones Creek Golf Club

Locals shine in Hurricane Junior Golf Tour's Major Championship at Pinetree

Eight Gwinnett area golfers posted top-10 finishes at the Major Championship at Pinetree, a Hurricane Junior Golf Tour stop

Peachtree Ridge golfer Louise Yu ties for 10th in Georgia Top 60 Women's Classic

Rising Peachtree Ridge junior Louise Yu tied for 10th in this week’s Georgia Top 60 Women’s Classic, a Georgia State Golf Association event at Sky Valley Country Club

Mill Creek golfer Peter Chung leads locals in Hurricane Junior Golf Tour event

Peter Chung of Dacula posted a commanding victory in the recent Mid Season Invitational presented by Pin-High, a Hurricane Junior Golf Tour event at Chateau Elan

Suwanee's Lauren Lightfritz wins Georgia Girls' Championship

ROME — Heading into the final round of the Georgia Girls’ Championship, 36-hole leader Lauren Lightfritz of Suwanee was in new territory. A two-day total of 139 (5-under-par) was the lowest score she had ever posted in a tournament.

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Gwinnett golfers lead North to all-star victory

A group of Gwinnett golfers led the North team to first place in the eighth annual Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association Senior All-Star Tournament

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Gwinnett represented well on Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association all-state teams

Three Gwinnett golfers were named Georgia High School Golf Coaches Association players of the year in their classification for the spring season

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GIRLS GOLFER OF THE YEAR: Norcross' Bailey Tardy in rare company as four-time Player of the Year

Norcross’ Bailey Tardy enters rare company as four-time Daily Post Girls Golfer of the Year