The Insider September 2014 - Page 37

Gina Kim - Chapel Hill, North Carolina girls team Kim won the 2014 AJGA Junior at Cattail Creek in May, her first AJGA win. Her victory followed an impressive runner-up finish at the Junior All-Star at Château Élan. Additionally, she finished in the top 10 at the AJGA Junior at Spring Valley in March and the IZOD AJGA Championship in August. The No. 51 player in the Polo Golf Rankings has totaled seven top-10 showings since 2012. Binny Lee - Frisco, Texas At No. 29 in the Polo Golf Rankings, Lee played in three AJGA events in 2014, finishing runner-up in all three. Her AJGA appearances came at the Junior All-Star at Hot Springs Village, the TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior All-Star at Watters Creek and the Aaron’s / Bob Estes Abilene Junior. Lee added another top-five performance on the national stage at the U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship in July. Yujeong Son - Norman, Oklahoma The 13-year-old earned her spot on the team behind the strength of an eighth-place showing at the Junior All-Star at Hot Springs Village in April, her second career AJGA start. She finished fourth at the AJGA Kansas Junior at Buffalo Dunes in June and tied for second the following week at the TaylorMade-adidas Golf Junior All-Star at Watters Creek en route to the No. 70 spot in the Polo Golf Rankings. Natalie Srinivasan - Spartanburg, South Carolina Currently No. 91 in the Polo Golf Rankings, Srinivasan is playing in her third AJGA season. She has put together seven top-10 finishes in AJGA events, including a third-place finish at the 2014 Junior All-Star at Château Élan. She also has runner-up finishes at the 2014 AJGA Junior at Spring Valley and the 2014 E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf. The 2016 graduate has verbally committed to Furman University. Katherine Zhu - San Jose, California Zhu, 14, currently holds the No. 83 spot in the Polo Golf Rankings. Zhu started the year with a career-best second-place finish at the Junior AllStar at Cypress Ridge. She collected three other top-10 finishes in 2014, finishing T6 at the AJGA Junior at Cattail Creek, T4 at the AJGA Junior at Mayacama and third at the Bishops Gate Golf Academy Junior Open. The Insider // September 2014