22 Jul '14, 10am

.@WillZalatoris embraces playing #USJuniorAm in home state of Texas. Story via @GolfweekBromine:

.@WillZalatoris embraces playing #USJuniorAm in home state of Texas. Story via @GolfweekBromine:

THE WOODLANDS, Texas –– If there was one player who didn't mind having to brave the extreme heat Monday at The Club at Carlton Woods, it was Will Zalatoris. Like everyone else, the 17-year-old and five-time U.S. Junior Amateur participant fought to stay hydrated as temperatures soared above 100 degrees in The Woodlands, about 30 minutes north of Houston. But after playing four previous U.S. Juniors in cooler climates – Stratham, N.H.; Bremerton, Wash.; Ada, Mich.; and Bedminster, N.J. – and far away from his hometown of Plano, Texas, Zalatoris is glad to finally be playing in a U.S. Junior on his home turf. “This weather, it’s something I practice in every day,” said Zalatoris, who shot 1-under 71 in Monday’s first round of stroke play on Carlton Woods’ Nicklaus Course. “When I hear guys griping about it, I say, ‘Well, come enjoy a 12-hour practice session with me up in Da...

Full article: http://golfweek.com/news/2014/jul/22/us-junior-amateur-20...

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