James A. Ragan Memorial

Corpus Christi Country Club
October 11-12, 2020

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James A. Ragan Memorial

Corpus Christi Country Club
October 11-12, 2020

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James A. Ragan Memorial

Corpus Christi Country Club
October 11-12, 2020

TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

UPDATED LJT COVID-19 GUIDELINES

General Information

Date: October 11-12, 2020
Host Club: Corpus Christ Country Club
Address: 6300 Everhart Road, Corpus Christi, TX 78413
Phone: (361) 991-2811
Tournament Director: Kevin Porter

Entry & Eligibility Information

Entries Open: July 8, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Entries Close: September 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Priority Entry Deadline: September 16, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Tournament Eligibility: Players must have a membership within the Texas Junior Golf Alliance.
Entry Procedure: Players with Priority Entry Status will be added to the field first after the Priority Entry Deadline. Once all players with status are added, the remaining spots in the field will be filled in order of players signups.

Championship Information

Field Size: 84 Players
Tournament Fee: $285
Format: The championship is scheduled for 36 holes of stroke play competition.

Divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 14 & Under, Girls 12-18

Practice Round Information: Players will be responsible for making their own tee times with the club no earlier than seven days prior to the practice round sate. The official practice round date is Saturday, October 10. The fee is $30 and does not include a cart. Please call the golf shop at (361) 991-2811.

Registration Information:

Starting Times: Pairings for Sunday’s First Round will be sent out on Thursday, October 8, 2020. Pairings for Monday’s Final Round will be made according to scores from the previous round.

Policies & Procedures

Cancellation / Withdrawal Policy: The cancellation deadline is 10 days prior to the tournament start date. For refund details please check the LJT Competition Policies.

Caddies: Players will NOT be permitted a caddie for the championship.

Transportation: Players will be required to walk during the competition, unless acting under the direction of an LJT Rules Official. Non-motorized push/pull carts will be permitted during the championship. Spectator carts will be permitted for the championship and will be rented from the club each day.

Lunch:

Rules of Golf

The championship will be contested under the 2019 Rules of Golf as approved by the United States Golf Association and R&A, its interpretations and clarifications, 2020 Legends Junior Tour Local Rules and Terms of Competition and any local rules given tot he player on their first tee. For information on rules, visit the TGA Rules of Golf Hub.

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LJT James A. Ragan Memorial

Corpus Christi Country Club
October 11-12

Tournament Information

Updated COVID-19 Guidelines

Date: October 11-12, 2020
Host Club: Corpus Christi Country Club
Address: 6300 Everhart Rd, Corpus Christ, TX, 78413
Phone: (361) 991-2811
Tournament Director: Kevin Porter

Registration Information

Registration Opens: Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Priority Entry Deadline:
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Registration Closes: Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Tournament Fee: $285
Divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 14 & Under, Girls 12-18
Field Size: 84 Players 

Tournament Eligibility: All players must have an active membership with a member of the Texas Junior Golf Alliance.

Entry Procedure: Players will be added to the field beginning the week of the Priority Entry Deadline. Players with Priority Entry Status will get added first with players without status being added based on available spots in the division. 

Championship Information

Cancellation/Withdrawal Policy: The cancellation deadline is 10 days prior to the tournament start date. For refund details please check the LJT Championship Policies.
Caddies: Caddies will NOT be permitted for the event. Rule 10.3a will be modified in this way: A player must not have a caddie during the round.
Spectator Carts: Spectator carts are allowed and can be rented from the club for $30 per person. Spectator carts will not be allowed during the practice rounds. Carts will be limited to one cart per player each day. Spectators that rent carts must follow LJT Spectator Policy when operating the cart.

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Wednesday, July 8
9:00 AM -Registration Opens

Wednesday, September 16
5:00 PM - Priority Entry Deadline
5:00 PM - Players begin being added to field

Wednesday, September 30
5:00 PM - Registration Closes

Saturday, October 3
10:00 AM - Players May Contact Club for Practice Round

Thursday, October 8
3:00 PM - Pairings Released

Saturday, October 10
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Official Practice Rounds

Sunday, October 11
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Round 1 Tee Times off No. 1
6:00 PM - Pairings Made for Final Round

Monday, October 12
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM - Round 2 Tee Times off No. 1

News



Tan, Winans and Petruzzelli Win at James A. Ragan Memorial

CORPUS CHRISTI – Andrew Tan of Austin shoots 3-under 68 in the final round to win the Boys 15-18 Division of the James A. Ragan Memorial at Corpus Christi Country Club. Richardson’s Meagan Winans wins the Girls 12-18 Division, while Dallas’ Andrew Petruzzelli wins the Boys 14 & Under Division.
 
Leaderboard:

Boys 15-18 Division
1. Andrew Tan                   136
T2. Cole Sherwood           141
T2. Jackson Drake            141
T4. Shaheen Momin          142
T4. Alejandro Gonzalez     142
 
Girls 12-18 Division
1. Meagan Winans           140
2. Gabbi Bentancourt       142
3. Caroline Kent               147
4. Denise Pan                   148
5. Sky Sudberry                150
 
Boys 14 & Under Division
1. Andrew Petruzzelli       142
2. Grant Yerger                 145
T3. Jonathan Kim             147
T3. Kevin Mu                    147
5. Daniel Macias               149

Full Leaderboard
 
Leaders: Tan posted consecutive rounds of 3-under 68 to get to 6-under overall and five strokes ahead of the field in the Boys 15-18 Division. The win was Tan’s first with the Legends Junior Tour as he racked up 10 birdies and an eagle in 36 holes. The eagle came on the par-5 fifth. Winans posted the low round of the day with a 4-under 67 and won the Girls 12-18 Division by two strokes. She joins her sister, Libby, as a past champion of this event after going bogey free and making four birdies in the final round. Petruzzelli picks up his second win of the second with a score of even-par 142 in the Boys 14 & Under Division.
 
Top Finishers: Austin’s Cole Sherwood and Lubbock’s Jackson Drake finished tied for second in the Boys 15-18 Division at 1-under 141. Shaheen Momin of Sugar Land and Alejandro Gonzalez of Mexico tied for fourth in the division at even-par 142, while Jacob King of Boerne and Peyton Johnson of Shreveport tied for sixth. Frisco’s Gabbi Bentancourt finished second in the Girls 12-18 Division behind Winans, while Caroline Kent, who won the LJT Fall Challenge last month, finished third. Houston’s Denise Pan finished fourth and Sky Sudberry of The Woodlands finished fifth in the Girls 12-18 Division. Driftwood’s Grant Yerger finished runner-up in the Boys 14 & Under Division, while Round Rock’s Jonathan Kim and Austin’s Kevin Mu tied for third.
 
Course: The course features an open layout that works its way through a residential area and maneuver its way across hills and bodies of water. Tall palm trees surround the property and the wind plays a huge factor into each shot for the player. The course is being played as a par-71 for the event and around 6,500 yards in the Boys 15-18 Division, 6,100 yards in the Boys 14 & Under Division and almost 5,800 yards in the Girls 12-18 Division.
 
Weather: The weather was perfect again on Monday with temperatures creeping up to 90 degrees and winds ranging from 10-15 miles per hour.
 
About James: James Ragan started playing on the LJT in 2008 and recorded three top-25 finishes. The Corpus Christi native won the 2010 Jimmy Demaret Junior Classic and earned a spot in the Jackie Burke Cup Matches. He would go on to win the LJT’s first Sportsmanship Award and the next year the award was named after him. Ragan was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma in 2006, which is a rare type of pediatric cancer. He founds “Triumph Over Kid Cancer” which is an organization that has raised more than $3 million dollars for pediatric cancer research. James passed away in 2014 but TOKC has kept going with the help of the Ragan family.
 
About TOKC: Founded by James Ragan in 2007, Triumph Over Kid Cancer is dedicated to improving the lives of children with cancer by raising their spirits, raising the public’s awareness and funding research to improve the treatment and survivability of pediatric cancers.
 
What’s Next: The Legends Junior Tour heads to Eagle Point Golf Club in Mont Belvieu on Oct. 26-27. The event is the final one of the year before the Legends Junior Tour will award it’s Players of the Year at the Jackie Burke Cup matches.
 
For more information on the James A. Ragan Memorial, click here. To see all the scores from the event, click here.