The IJGT’s Southeast Tour headed south to Disney’s Palm Golf Course to host the opening round of the Florida Junior at Disney Resort on October 11, 2014. With weather still resembling summer, juniors teed off beginning at 1:30 p.m. In review, the opening round’s divisional leaders and their rounds, in numbers, are below.
Cameron Clair of Bluffton S.C., sits at the top of the Boys 15-19 Division leaderboard. His round in numbers:
73 – his 1-over round one score, one stroke out in front
9 – Clair is coming off of a ninth-place finish at the IJGT Lowcountry Open at Oldfield Golf Club on September 27-28, 2014 . He also tied for ninth in the 2013 Florida Junior which was held at Black Diamond Quarry
2 – he carded two birdies, both coming on difficult par-5s
Leading the group in the Boys 14 & Under Division is Francis Li of Howey-in-the-hills, Fla. His round in numbers:
73 – his 1-over round one score, leaving him seven strokes ahead of second place
4 – total birdies, the most in the division
1 – this is his first-ever IJGT event
Bunyaporn Zeng of Bangkhen, Thailand, leads the Girls Division. Her round in numbers:
74 – her 2-over round one score to carry the round one lead
8 – she carded par or better on eight consecutive holes on the back nine, her longest streak
4 – total birdies, three of which were on par-5 holes
The final round at of the Florida Junior at Disney Resort will take place tomorrow, October, 12, 2014, with tee times beginning at 7:20 a.m. For full results from round one of the Florida Junior, click here. Keep up to date with up-to-the-minute updates and other news by following on @IJGT Twitter.