27 May '13, 10pm

Garcia, Morales claim AJGA Thunderbird titles

Garcia, Morales claim AJGA Thunderbird titles

Jorge Garcia won the Thunderbird International Junior on May 27 after posting a final-round 2-under 70 at Grayhawk Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz. Garcia opened the week with back-to-back rounds of 68 to build a lead, then held off final-round charges from Scott Scheffler and Brad Dalke. Garcia had five birdies and an eagle in his final round, but closed with two bogeys in his final three holes. Scheffler, meanwhile, eagled Nos. 15 and 18 coming into the clubhouse on Monday. It was too little too late, and Scheffler finished at 6-under 210 for the tournament, four shots behind Garcia. Austin Connelly also finished at 6 under. Sam Burns finished solo fourth at 4 under and three players tied for fifth another shot behind them. That trio included Matt Gilchrest, Christopher Petefish and Brad Dalke, the 2011 Thunderbird champion. In the girls division, Nicole Morales shot 5-und...

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