By BRUCE MEADOWS
Hoff off to great start . . .
Windsor’s Will Hoff, playing in his first AGJA tournament on his home turf, made an impressive showing recently.
Hoff, a member of the Windsor High golf team, carded a 3-under-par 141, including a 5-under 67 in the first round at Windsor GC. It was the lowest round of the tournament. His efforts included an eagle on the par-5 No. 4 hole during the first round.
“It means a lot to have such a great event so close to home,” said Will. “If it was any other way I wouldn’t have played in it or had this opportunity. I really hope this win launches my junior golf career.”
Runner-up to Hoff was Parker Bond of Phoenix, Ariz., who shot a 1-under-par 143, which featured seven birdies over 36 holes.
The Girls Division winner was Gracie McGovern of Scottsdale, Ariz., who captured her first AJGA title and shot the low second-round score and finished with a 3-over-par 147.
The Girls Division runner-up was Gabriella Eifrig of Newport Beach with seven birdies on her way to a total of 5-over-par 149.
The AJGA Preview at Windsor was held March 18-20, 2022, just the second AJGA event held at the club. The 36-hole, stroke-play tournament had a 78-player field and was played at 6,518 yards for the Boys Division and 5,630 yards for the Girls Division.
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Jessica changes scheduling . . .
The latest from Jessica Reese Quayle from Santa Rosa G&CC:
“Hello students, just wanted to update you on new scheduling changes. My current way to book lessons is going to change to a new system.
“You will be receiving an email from Golf Locker asking you to create an account. Once you do this, you will be able to book through the Santa Rosa Country Club website and my own. All currently booked lesson will remain as they stand. If you have any problems with booking, please let me know.”
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