Christopher Skean of Kennett Square had the day’s best round, a 2-over 72, to capture top honors in the 13-to-15 division in a Philadelphia Section PGA Junior Tour stop at Chisel Creek Golf Club in Landenberg Wednesday.
Skean had four birdies, two on each nine, to finish two shots clear of Aj Aivazoglou of Glen Mills and Morgan Lofland of Paoli, each of whom carded a 4-over 74.
Mac Costin of Bryn Mawr and Jaden Weisman of Malvern finished tied for fourth at 3-over 75. Owen Heffernen of New Hope, Samuel Walker of Radnor and Ryan McCabe of Media shared sixth place at 78. Connor Young of Dover, Del. finished ninth with a 79 and Richard Kline III of Kennett Square rounded out the top 10 with an 80.
Kaden Kinard of New Castle, Del. won the 16-to-18 division in a match of cards with Liam Ward of Malvern after they both carded 6-over 76s. Kinard had two birdies on the back nine, which helped him win the scorecard playoff. The highlight of Ward’s round was an eagle on the par-5 10th hole.
Matthew Davis of Doylestown finished alone in third place with a 77, a round that included the shot of the day as Davis’ 8-iron on the 145-yard eighth hole found the cup for a hole-in-one.
Hunter Tollinger of Chesapeake City, Md. finished alone in fourth with a 78. Four players – Chuckie Sisler of Oxford, Bryan Donato of Chester Springs, Ryan Tall of Collegeville and Andrew Brown of Wilmington, Del. – finished in a tie for fifth at 80.
Rounding out the top 10 were Adam Motovidlak of Harvey’s Lake and Nathan Potts of Wilmington, Del., who shared ninth place at 82.
Casey Oppenheimer of Conshohocken won the girls 16-to-18 division with an 87. Elise Glauser of Newark, Del. was the runnerup with a 93.
Lily Yang of West Chester claimed the top spot in the 13-to-15 division with an 82. Grace Enright of Doylestown was the runnerup with an 87. Lily Byrne of Downingtown finished third with an 89 and Caitlyn Hagerty of Glen Mills was fourth with a 113.
Jack Davis of Newtown Square had birdies at the third and fifth holes to top the field among the nine-holers with a 3-over 38. Evan Barbin of Elkton, Md. was the runnerup with a 40.
Matthew Homer of Wilmington, Del. finished third with a 45, Henry Stone of Kennett Square was fourth with a 46, Anthony Ciconte of Wilmington, Del. was fifth with a 48 and Jeffrey Homer of Wilmington, Del. was sixth with a 51.