Through Event #8  
 

Junior/Senior Division
1. David Kocher - 355
2. Tanner Owen - 350
3. Thomas Hodges - 275

Freshman/Sophomore Division
1. Davis Lamb - 340
2. William Harwood - 297.5
3. Brantley Phillips - 265

Girls
Division
T1. Kendall Dobbins - 400
T1. Elizabeth Nguyen - 380
3. Maria Cassas -320


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  Event #8  
 

Junior/Senior Division
1. David Kocher: 71-73-144
2. Jennings Milholen III: 74-70-144
3. Christian Todd: 77-68-145

Freshman/Sophomore Division
1. Dalton Wheeless:
75-75-150
2. William Harwood: 75-77-152
3. Walker Simas: 84-73-157

Girls Division
1. Kendall Dobbins: 74-83-158
2. Elizabeth Nguyen: 80-80- 160
3. Hailey Freedman: 88-86-174


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Winternationals Name Players of the Year and All-Americans
(posted 3/2/2014)

The Twentieth annual Winternational Junior Series at Pinehurst concluded its season with the naming of the Players of the Year in each division and the naming of the 2013-2014 Winternational All American Team. In the Junior-Senior Division, David Kocher claimed Player of the Year honors with a narrow five point season difference over defending the Player of the Year Tanner Owen. Kocher will play on the men’s golf team at University of Maryland while Owen will play for Wake Forest. In the Freshman/Sophomore Division, Davis Lamb of Potomac, MD, claimed divisional Player of the Year honors.  Lamb, who played five Winternational events, won two and had top five finishes IN his other events. Kendall Dobbins was named Player of the Year in the Girls Division for the second consecutive year on the strength of her four wins this season. Please visit the full recap page to see the full list of 2013-2014 All Americans.

David Kocher
David Kocher
Kendall Dobbins
Kendall Dobbins
Davis Lamb
Davis Lamb

 

related links: Full recap

Carolina Teens Take Event 8 Titles
(Posted 3/2/2014)

The final event of the Winternational Junior Series twentieth season was played in pleasant spring like conditions. Kendall Dobbins posted a 74-83-158 to capture the Girls Division title and Player of the Year honors. Elizabeth Nguyen shot 80-80-160 to capture runner-up honors. Hailey Freedman finished third. The Junior/Senior Division saw the first extra hole playoff in this year’s series. David Kocher (71-73-144) and Jennings Milholen (74-70-144) were tied after regulation. Milholen canned a 20 foot birdie putt to seal the victory on the second playoff hole. Christian Todd (77-68-145) took third place. In the Freshman/Sophomore Division, Dalton Wheeless parlayed a pair of 75’s into a two-shot victory over William Harwood (75-77-152). Walker Simas (84-73-157) finished third.

Jennings Milholen
Jennings Milholen III
Kendall Dobbins
Kendall Dobbins
Dalton Wheeless
Dalton Wheeless

 

related links: Full recap | Full Leaderboard | Points Race | Photo Gallery

Final Event of 2013-2014 Winternational Season Approaching
(Posted 2/25/2014)

The Final event of 2013-2014 Series to be played March 1-2 on Pinehurst Course #6. The final event will determine the Player of the Year in each of our three divisions. The 20th annual Winternational All American Team will also be named. We anticipate five members from the Junior-Senior division, five members from our Freshman-Sophomore division and two girls will be honored as All Americans. Trophies will be awarded to all Team members and each of our Player of the Year winners will be presented with a beautifully, framed Winternational Pin Flag signed by Phil Mickelson. We hope to see you this coming weekend in Pinehurst. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact peter@juniorgolfpinehurst.com

 

Kocher Cruises to Event #7 Win, Dobbins Victorious Again
(Posted 2/23/2014)

David Kocher won his second Winternational Title of the year in spectacular fashion, posting a 67-70-137 to defeat his nearest rival by fifteen shots. David has pulled into second place in the Player of the Year (POY) Junior/Senior Division and will return for the final tournament next week. Griffin Cryan (74-78-152) took runner up honors and Bobby Capps (76-77-153) finished third. Kendall Dobbins (81-85-166) eked out a one shot victory over Elizabeth Nguyen (86-81-167) to capture her third win of the series in the Girls Division. Nguyen and Dobbins are now tied for the overall POY point lead with the final event slated for next weekend. Davis Lamb (77-71-148) and AJ Beechler (73-75-148) shared the Freshman Sophomore Division title. Kevin Sowinski (76-74-150) finished third.

David Kocher
David Kocher
Kendall Dobbins
Kendall Dobbins
A.J. Beechler
A.J. Beechler
Davis Lamb
Davis Lamb

related links: Full recap| Full Leaderboard | Points Race | Photo Gallery

Nguyen, Lamb and Clontz conquer course #1
(Posted 2/9/2014)

Davis Lamb posted a strong 72-71=143 to capture theFreshman Sophomore Division title. Lamb's steady play outlasted runner up AJ Beechler of Pinehurst, NC (72-74-146). Hardin Councill (77-71-148) finished third. Jordan Clontz captured his first Winternational Championship in the Junior Senior Division with a 76-72-148. David White (75-76-151) took runner-up honors and Jackson Neff (75-78-153) finished third. Elizabeth Nguyen posted an 80-81-161 to capture her third win of the series. Maria Cassas challenged throughout the weekend and took runner-up honors with an 82-81-163. Kendall Dobbins (86-84-170) took third.

Davis Lamb
Davis Lamb
Elizabeth Nguyen
Elizabeth Nguyen
Jordan Contz
Jordan Clontz

related links: Full recap| Full Leaderboard | Points Race | Photo Gallery

Nguyen, Kocher, and Summerlin victorious in Event 5 on Fazio's course #4
(Posted 1/26/2014)

Elizabeth Nguyen (82-80-162) won her second Winternational Event of this series with a one shot victory over Carley Cox (82-81-163). Nguyen held on for the victory despite giving up four strokes in the final two holes of competition. Kendall Dobbins (90-86-176) finished third and currently sits atop the point race in the ladies division. Tripp Summerlin was also a one shot winner in the Freshman Sophomore Division. Summerlin posted a 76-76-152, to best Blake Wagoner, who shot 82-71-153. Dustin Bank (78-76-154) and William Harwood (75-79-154) tied for third place. David Kocher, a 2012-2013 Winternational All-American, won his first event of the current series by closing a four shot gap in the second roundwith and posting a stellar 75-71-146. Tanner Owen earned runner-up honors with a 71-79-150. John Derrick and Joshua Stockwell tied for third, both shooting 76-76-152.

David Kocher
David Kocher
Elizabeth Nguyen
Elizabeth Nguyen
Tripp Summerlin
Tripp Summerlin

related links: Full recap| Full Leaderboard | Points Race | Photo Gallery

Winternational Juniors Tame #8 and Cold Weather in Event #4
(Posted 1/5/2014)

Preston Ball tamed the freezing temperatures to shoot an amazing even par 72 Saturday, which helped him capture the Freshman / Sophomore title with a 72-78-150 total. Nash Neptune finished second (80-75-155). Jimmy Criscione (80-76-156) and Michael McMahon (77-79-156) tied for third place honors. Kendall Dobbins shot a 79-82-161 to capture her second consecutive victory in the girls division. Alexis Lewis took runner-up honors. Alex Molgaard turned his first career ace into victory in the Junior Senior Division. Molgaard made a one the fifth hole during Saturday’s first round and posted scores of 74-74-148 to cruise to a four shot win over John Derrick (77-75-152). Matthew Hodges (77-77-154) finished third.

Alex Molgaard
Alex Molgaard
Kendall Dobbins
Kendall Dobbins
Preston Ball
Preston
Ball

related links: Full recap | Full Leaderboard | Points Race | Photo Gallery

Owen, Dobbins, O'Connor Tame #2 in Event 3
(Posted 12/15/2013)

Sean O’Connor overcame an overnight seven shot deficit to capture the Freshman Sophomore title in the third event of the Winternational Junior Series season. O'Connor's 85-71-156 was good enough for a two shot win over first round leader Tripp Summerlin (78-80-158). William Harwood posted 82-77-159 to take third. Tanner Owen notched his second victory in as many starts in the Junior Senior Division. Jake Kennedy posted a 77-75 to capture runner-up honors. David Kocher finished third with an 81-73-154. Former Player of the Year Kendall Dobbins led from start to finish in the Girls Division and posted a 90-79-169 total. Ashley Dingman posted a 91-80-171 to take runner-up and Hailey Freedman finished third with 97-82-179.

Tanner Owen
Tanner Owen
Kendall Dobbins
Kendall Dobbins
Sean O'Connor
Sean O'Connor

related links: Full recap| Full Leaderboard | Points Race |Photo Gallery

High Point Teens Reign Victorious in Event #2
(Posted 12/1/2013)

Tanner Owen, last season's Player of the Year, posted a 74-70-144 to capture the Junior Senior Division crown. Jennings Milholen (78-71-149) broke out of a log jam to capture 2nd with one-under 71 in the final round. Tied for third were Christian Todd and Jordan Clontz. Hardin Councill took a three shot victory in the Freshman/Sophomore division with a two day total of 75-73-148. Blake Wagoner finished second with a 76-75=151. In third place was David Lamb. In the girls division Winternational newcomer Elizabeth Nguyen came from two shots back after Saturdays first round to capture the win with a fine 80 in Sunday’s final round. Runner-up in the girls division was Kendall Dobbins who was last year’s Winternational Girls Player of the Year. In third place was Samantha Bennett.

Tanner Owen Winternational Event 2 Champ
Tanner Owen
Elizabeth Nguyen Event 2 Winternational Champion
Elizabeth Nguyen
Hardin Councill Event 2 Winternational Champ
Hardin Councill

related links: Full recap| Full Leaderboard | Points Race |Photo Gallery

 

Joshua Martin, Will Simmons, and Maria Cassas score Event 1 wins
(Posted 11/17/2013)

In the first event of the Winternational's 20th season, Joshua Martin ran away with the Junior/Senior Boy Division with a sterling 65-69-134 total.  John Landers finished second with a 69-72-141. Thomas Walsh finished third with a 71-75-146. In the Freshman/Sophomore Division Winternational newcomer Will Simmons (74-73-147) eked out a single shot win over former Winternational All-American Brantley Phillips (74-74-148). Sean O’Connor finished third with a 79-76-155. In the Girls Division Maria Cassas came from five shots back after the first round to score an impressive six shot victory with an 88-75-163. In second place was Samantha Bennett (85-84-169) and in third was Hailey Freedman (83-89-172).

Josh Martin
Josh Martin
maria Cassas
Maria Cassas
Will Simmons
Will Simmons

related links: Full recap | Full Leaderboard | Points Race (posted after Event 2) |Photo Gallery

 

Winternationals Preparing to Kick Off 20th Season
(Posted 11/11/2013)

The Winternational Junior Series at Pinehurst will kick off its 20th season this weekend when over 60 of the country's top junior golfers take on Pinehurst #6.

Please note the following changes to our historic rules & format will be in effect starting with this weekend’s event.

  • Spectator carts will be allowed. Spectators can obtain a cart from the Pro Shop, where they will be charged a cart rental fee.
  • Rangefinders will be allowed, but only those that denote yardage.  Those that denote slope are prohibited.

Please remember that all Winternational contestants carry their own bags.  Pull carts, motorized carts, and caddies are not allowed for contestants. The Boys’ divisions will play the blue tees.  The Girls’ divisions will play the green tees. Pairings will be published on our website the Thursday before each competition.  A link to the pairings sheet can be found in the right sidebar of every page on our website.

 

Welcome to the Winternational Junior Series at Pinehurst
(Posted 7/15/2013)

Dear Junior Golfer,

We invite you to become a member of the TWENTIETH ANNUAL WINTERNATIONAL JUNIOR SERIES AT PINEHURST. This tournament series consists of eight 36 hole stroke play events from November through March. All events are played at the historic Pinehurst Country Club and our schedule includes six of the resort courses including the famed number 2 course which has hosted two US OPENs in the past eight years and will play host to the 2014 US Mens and Womens Open... keep reading to learn how you can become a member

 

Winternationals Name Players of the Year and All-Americans
(posted 3/3/2013)

The nineteenth annual Winternational Junior Series at Pinehurst concluded its season with the naming of the Players of the Year in each division and the naming of the 2012-2013 Winternational All American Team. Tanner Owen was the Junior/Senior Divison player of the Year. Owen will play on the men's golf team at Wake Forest in 2014. He notched three wins and one runner-up finish this season. Owen was also named to the All American team. James Sugg took Player of the Year honors in the Freshman/Sophomore Division.  Sugg, who played five Winternational events, won the third event of the season, was runner-up in the second and had two third place finishes. Sugg was also named to the All American team. Kendall Dobbins was named Player of the Year in the Girls Division on the strength of her four runner-up finishes. Dobbins was also named to the All American. Please visit the full recap page to see the full list of 2012-2013 All Americans.

Tanner Owen
Tanner Owen
James Sugg
James Sugg
Kendall Dobins
Kendall Dobbins

related links: Full recap

 

Congratulations to Johnson Wagner on Tour Win in Hawaii
(Posted 1/26/2012)

  Winternational Alum Johnson Wagner
Johnson Wagner

Congratulations to Winternational alum Johnson Wagner , who has notched three top 10 finishes in three events this year including a win at the Sony Open in Hawaii, a runner-up finish in the Humana Challenge and a ninth place finish at the Hyundai Tournament of Champions. Johnson is currently ranked first in the FedEx Cup standings and first on the PGA Tour's money list. Congratulatons Johnson!

Read moe about what Johnson and Jason have to say about their experiences in the Winternationals on our What They're Saying Page.

 

Winternationals Profiled by Carolinas Golf Association
(Posted 11/3/2011)

Carolinas Golf AssociationThe Winternational Junior Series, a grouping of eight 36-hole stroke play events for high school boys and girls, will begin its 18th consecutive season on November 12-13, 2011 on Tom Fazio's Centennial Course #8 at Pinehurst Country Club.   This series will conduct tournaments over six of the championship courses including twice on the famed Donald Ross course #2. All events are submitted to the Junior Golf Scoreboard, SCJGA and TYGA for their rankings systems. The series, which began in the fall of 1994, has introduced more than nineteen hundred teens to Pinehurst. Many members of the Winternationals have gone on to play professionally and at the college level. A few of the former members are Webb Simpson, winner of the Wyndham Championship, Jason Dufner, runner-up at the PGA Championship, Johnson Wagner, two time PGA Tour Champion... read more


What They're Saying about the Winternationals

(posted 6/26/2010)

Johnson Wagner  

JOHNSON WAGNER
Charlotte, NC
PGA Tour Member; Winner of the 2008 Shell Houston Open; Winternational member in 2000

“I never won an event at Pinehurst but the years I played were great for me because I learned so much about myself as a competitor.  I never gave up, never quit, and through the season gained so much confidence.  I truly love Pinehurst and believe the Winternationals were a cornerstone to the success I am experiencing now.”

Read more about what former Winternational members, PGA, LPGA, & Nationwide players, and college golf coaches are saying about the Winternationals.

 

 

 

 

 
 
  New Online Event Registration
Winternational members can now register for events online. Please visit the registration page. Please note you'll be redirected to a page hosted by our partner, the Duhamel Group.
 
     
 

Next Event Tee Times
View the tee times for the upcoming event. Tee times will be posted at noon on the Friday before the tournament.

 
     
  Frost Delay Hotline
Please call (910) 235-8140 for information on Frost Delays. (Please do not call any other resort number).
 
     
  PGA and LPGA players Reflect on Winternationals
Winternational alums Johnson Wagner, Jason Dufner, and Young A Yang reflect on the experience of competing in the Winternationals while college coaches, players, and PGA tour players weigh in on how the Winternationals prepare young players for competing at the highest levels... more
 
     
  Pinehurst Resort selected to host 2014 US Open  
 

Pinehurst Resort - Host of 2014 US Open

 
 

Pinehurst #2 will host the 2014 U.S. Men's and Womne's Open and becomes first US Open venue to get Open three times in 15 years. Pinehurst also hosted the 1999 and 2005 Opens. For more information, please view the official press release.

 


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