Three ma­jor tour­neys set for next week

Austin American-Statesman - - SPORTS -

Three ma­jor tour­na­ments are on tap for next week:

• The Texas State Ju­nior Cham­pi­onships will be held Tues­day through Thurs­day at Horse­shoe Bay. The boys open di­vi­sion will be held at Ram Rock. The girls open di­vi­sion and the boys and girls 14 and un­der di­vi­sions will be played at Ap­ple Rock.

The open di­vi­sions are 54-hole tour­na­ments. The 14-and-un­der di­vi­sions are 36 holes.

Austin’s Elena War­ren won the girls ti­tle last year when the tour­na­ment was held at Jimmy Clay. Fif­teen-year-old Aus­ti­nite Strat­ton

Nolen, win­ner of this year’s Fire­cracker Open, won the 14-and-un­der di­vi­sion in last year’s cham­pi­onship. He has moved up to the open di­vi­sion this year.

• The Women’s Texas Golf As­so­ci­a­tion State Am­a­teur Cham­pi­onship will be held Mon­day-Fri­day at the Uni­ver­sity of Texas Golf Club.

A field of 96 will be­gin with an 18-hole qual­i­fier Mon­day. The low 32 ad­vance to the cham­pi­onship di­vi­sion for match play com­pe­ti­tion the rest of the week.

The field in­cludes de­fend­ing cham­pion Stacy Den­nis of Huntsville, 2004 win­ner

Carolyn Creek­more and 2007 USGA Se­nior Women’s cham­pion Anna Schultz.

• The Austin City Ju­nior Cham­pi­onships will be held Wed­nes­day and Thurs­day. First-round play will be Wed­nes­day at Jimmy Clay, and the fi­nal round Thurs­day at Mor­ris Wil­liams.

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