Local Youths Among Winners At PGA Junior Event At Wycliffe

The South Florida PGA Junior Tour presented by the Honda Classic hosted Event No. 13 Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 15 and 16 on the west course at the Wycliffe Golf & Country Club.

Shyanne Lovan of Wellington claimed her first Overall Title in the Girls 14-18 division with a two-day score of 153. Finishing first in the Girls 16-18 division with a 159, was Radi Sauro of Lake Worth. Katelin Glass of Lake Worth finished second with a 163. Coming in third with a 165 was Janelle Johnson of Royal Palm Beach.

Kritsarin Oukosavanna of Boca Raton claimed his first Overall Title in the Boys 14-18 division after defeating Zachary Smith of Palm Beach Gardens on the third playoff hole. Both players had a two-day score of 147. Smith took home first place in the Boys 16-18 division. Tying for second place with a 148 were Tim Cahill of Royal Palm Beach and Ryan Lynch of Boynton Beach.

In the Boys 14-15 division, Harry Brenner of Boca Raton came in first with a 152. Finishing second with a 157 was Ryan Stenmark of Pembroke Pines. Coming in third was Tim Graham of Stuart with a 161.

In the Girls 14-15 division, Mary Janiga of Wellington finished first with a 156. Kaely Krayeski of Wellington came in second with a 157. Finishing third with a 172 was Gabriela Ferre of Weston.

The next South Florida PGA Junior Tour event will take place Oct. 6-7 at Hobe Sound Golf Club in Hobe Sound.

The South Florida PGA Junior Tour is presented by the Honda Classic and supported by Allianz Championship, Club Med Golf Academy, Don Law Golf Academy, Palm Beach County Sports Commission, the Men’s Fun Group at Mirasol and Titleist.

For more information, visit www.sfpgagolf.com and click on “Junior Golf.”


Above: Ray Nalbandian with tournament winners Shyanne Lovan and Kritsarin Oukosavanna.