IMG Academy Jr. World Championship
WJGA member and 2016 Junior Americas Cup Team Member, Sean Kato, of District 2 made the cut and finished in 35th place at the 2016 IMG Academy Junior World Championship.
The Junior World National Championship, held annually at Torrey Pines GC in San Diego, feature 208 of the top 15-17 year old boys, and 140 of the top 15-17 year old girls from around the world.
Kato was the only WJGA player to make the cut at this year’s championship. Other WJGA members to compete in the boys field were Nathan Cogswell, Ivan Zhao, and Alvin Kwak. Girls to compete were Brittany Kwon, Alyssa Nguyen, Lauren Eagan, Maddie Nelson and Ashley Fitzgibbons.