The FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Coyote Creek 2019 is taking place November 9-10, 2019. Junior golfers are playing 36 holes of stroke play at the Coyote Creek Golf Club in Morgan Hill, CA. This is one of the FCWT junior golf tournaments on the 2019 fall schedule.
Round One of the FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Coyote Creek 2019
Colin Keith of Alamo, CA (2024) fired an opening round of 71 (-1) to lead the Boys 12-14 division. Keith, who started on the 10th hole, made only one bogey all day on the par 4, 16th hole. Then he made the turn and made 6 straight birdies before making a birdie on #7 and then finishing with a birdie on #9 at -1. Keith leads by 8 shots.
Brandon Knight of Pleasanton, CA (2023) and Ryan Zhang of Saratoga, CA (2024) will start in a tie for 2nd at +7. All three junior golfers made 2 birdies during round one. Colin led this division in pars with 15.
In the Girls division, Charlotte Ryoo of Pleasanton, CA (2021) leads by two shots. Charlotte opened with a solid 73 (+1). She co-led in birdies with 2 and pars with 13. Ellie Sand of El Dorado Hills, CA (2021) will start in 2nd place on Sunday. Miss Sand carded an opening round of 75. Three junior golfers share third place. Nicole Iniakov of Salinas, CA (2025) carded 37-40. Jordan Briggs of Livermore, CA (2020) also carded 37-40. Skyler May of Stockton, CA (2021) posted 39-38 despite an 8 on the 15th hole. Without that hole, she could be co-leading, so watch for her tomorrow! Four junior golfers share 6th place at 78, 5 strokes back of the lead.
Boys 15-19 Division
Mitchell Hoey of Alamo, CA (2021) fired an opening round of 71 (-1) to lead the Boys 15-19 division of the FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Coyote Creek 2019. Hoey had 3 birdies and 13 pars for his round. He leads by one heading into Sunday’s final round.
Michael Burry of Saratoga, CA (2021) will start in second place at even par. Burry carded 5 birdies with his 36-36. He leads Orlando Coons of Reno, NV (2022) by one.
Coons is at +1 and the sole player in 3rd place.
Two junior golfers share 4th place. Jack Deaner of Sacramento, CA (2021) had a tough opening hole, but rebounded well and carded 40-34. Jeremy Yun of Menlo Park, CA (2021) carded a 38 on his opening nine (the back), the fired a bogey-free 36 (-1) on the front nine to finish at 74. Seven junior golfers are at +3 and share 6th place at 75.