FJT Indian Spring (13-18) *Non-Exempt*
April 15-16, 2023
Boynton Beach, Fla. – The weekend at Indian Spring Country Club brought warm and sunny Florida weather along with impressive golf scores. Corbin Scott captured the win in the Boy (16-18), while Nicklaus Downing took the Boys (13-15). Tsamue Wu earned her victory in the Girls (16-18) and Angela (Yiting) Wang came out victorious for the Girls (13-15).
It was a tight race in the Boys 16-18 Division during round one. Corbin Scott started his round off strong with an eagle on the first hole of the day and went on to shoot a 1-under 70, putting himself in a tie for the lead with Pedro Pelicioni. Seven players sat within four shots of the leaders going into Sunday.
Scott started his second round strong with two birdies on the first two holes. With only two holes to go, Scott and Pelicioni sat tied at even par. Scott went on to par the last hole to take home the win.
Pelicioni tied for second at 1-over 143 with George Goff and TJ Thompson.
Yvette O’Brien started her first round off strong with an impressive 3-under 32 on her back nine to put her at even par for the day. O’Brien sat on a three shot lead heading into Sunday’s round with others in the hunt not too far behind.
Tsamue Wu made a charge on Sunday with four birdies on her back nine to shoot a 2-under 69. O’Brien posted a 2-under 33 on her back nine to put her in a tie for first with Wu, sending them into a playoff. Both players made par on the first two playoff holes, but Wu clinched her victory on the third playoff hole.
Sara Vitasek finished in solo third, posting two rounds of 74 to shoot a total of 148.
Round one in the Boys 13-15 division saw some impressive red numbers. Nicklaus Downing posted five birdies on the day to post a 4-under 67 which gave him a two shot lead. Junzhe Wang and Johnathan Weinburg who also posted red numbers and were in good position heading into the final round.
Downing nearly had a blemish free final round, carding four birdies and one bogey for a 3-under 68 to clinch the victory by an impressive seven shots. Wang and Sol Richmond finished in a tie for second place with an even par 142 for the tournament`.
Anglea (Yiting) Wang got off to a hot start on Saturday and took the lead by six shots after posting a 4-under 67. Starting Sunday’s round, Wang bogied her first three holes of the day but that did not stop her. She stayed steady the rest of the day to post a 1-over 72 to take home the FJT victory by five shots.
Sophie Hong posted a 1-under 70 for her final round to move her into solo second for the tournament. She carded three birdies on the day to move her up the leaderboard.
|Tee||Yardage / Info|
|Boys (13-18)||6655 yds. 72.4/141|
|Girls (13-18)||5712 yds. 68.1/122|
Format: 36 holes, individual gross stroke play
Eligibility: Boys and Girls (13-18) (age calculated from the last day of the event),
Field Determination: Random draw, 84 player field
Practice Round Information: $55 +tax
Divisions and Approximate Yardages
- Boys (13-15) & (16-18) Divisions 6,700 yards (gross only)
- Girls (13-15) & (16-18) Age Divisions - 5,700 yards (gross only)
The (16-18) and (13-15) age divisions will play the same set of tees (approximately 6,700 yards for the boys and 5,700 yards for the girls). Results that are sent to Junior Golf Scoreboard rankings and for AJGA PBE will have the two age divisions combined; however, the two age divisions will remain separate for FJT purposes (awards, points, exemptions, etc).
How Entries are Accepted
- Entries are held until the entry closing date. Shortly after the closing date, a computer-generated random draw is performed to determine which entries are accepted, and the order of the alternates. All players are notified of their status after the random draw is conducted.
- An alternates list will be posted to the FJT website under "Tee Times & Player Information"
- Entries submitted after the entry deadline will be added to the bottom of the alternates list or used to fill any openings in the field
- If a player earns acceptance in to the field and then earns a "Full" exemption, that player is still eligible to participate in the event.
Schedule of Events
Saturday, April 15th
10:45 AM- 1:00 PM - Tournament Registration (near pro shop)
11:30 AM - 1:27 PM - Round one tee times off the 1st and 10th tees
Sunday, April 16th
7:45 AM - 9:42 AM - Final round tee times off the 1st and 10th tees
Awards presentation immediately following the completion of play
How to Enter
Entries are submitted through the FSGA website. To enter, each player must create an FSGA account on this website (free to set-up), purchase a current Junior Membership ($40), and have an active Florida GHIN Handicap (included in membership if golfer does not already have one). To proceed, click the "Enter" button above once entries have opened.
Late Entry Fee: A late fee of $10 will be applied to entries submitted after the close of entries date. The entry fee and late fee will only be applied if the player gets accepted in to the tournament field.
Practice rounds are available one week prior to the tournament on a space-available basis. Tee times are only available after 12:00 noon the weekend prior. The price for a practice round is $55.00 + tax. Please call (561) 737-5510 to arrange your practice round. The proper place to practice your golf swing is on the driving range, hitting multiple shots on the course, not filling divots, and not repairing ball marks are unacceptable and may cause removal from the tournament without a refund.
AJGA Performance Based Entry (PBE)
|Champion - 4 Stars||Champion - 4 Stars|
|Top 10% - 1 Star||Top 10% - 1 Star|
Florida Junior Tour Policies
There is no host hotel.
Indian Spring Country Club
11501 El Clair Ranch Road
Boynton Beach, FL 33437
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