Ryan McCabe of Media captured the 13-to-15 division as the Philadelphia Section PGA Junior Tour made a stop at Avalon Golf Club in Cape May Courthouse, N.J. Tuesday.
McCabe had two birdies and was even-par on the back nine on his way to a 4-over 75 over the 6,272-yard, par-71 Avalon layout. A brief shower delayed play, but everyone was able to complete his or her round.
Jackson Putney of Egg Harbor Township, N.J. finished second with an 85, Kevin Motil of Sewell, N.J. took third with a 94, Benjamin Gulko of Roaring Brook was fourth with a 95 and Davis McCourt of Philadelphia ended up in fifth with a 110.
Buddy Hansen IV of Blue Bell took top honors in the 16-to-18 division with a 4-over 75. Hansen had four birdies in his round with three of the coming on the inward nine. Timothy Lorenzo of Maple Glen was just a shot back in second with a 76.
Jacob Kraus of Sewell, N.J. finished third with a 79, Andrew Gallagher of Mount Laurel, N.J. was fourth with an 80 and Germantown Academy senior Gaven Giampalmi and Cortie Fischer of Villanova finished tied for fifth, each carding an 85.
Matthew Blumenthal of Chester Springs took seventh with an 86, Griffin Kennedy of Berwyn finished eighth with an 88 and Troy Matty of Bensalem placed ninth with an 89.
Camille O’Halloran of Northfield, N.J. held off Melissa Landis of Philadelphia to take the girls 16-to-18 division. O’Halloran posted an 84, one shot better than the 85 turned in by Landis. Bridget Pyott, who recently completed her junior year on Notre Dame’s Inter-Ac League championship team, finished third with an 88.
Among the nine-holers, Jack Davis of Newtown Square finished first with an 8-over 44. Connor Gherghel of Orwigsburg was the runnerup in the division with a 52.
Gwendolyn Powell of Madison Township finished third with a 58, Thomas DiGiulio of Sicklerville, N.J. was fourth with a 64 and Jamie Ciesielka of Woolwich Township, N.J. took fifth with a 74.