National Invitational Field

Learn more about which players and state teams will be competing in the 2019 NHSGA High School Golf National Invitational
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Boys Invitational 

States Represented:

Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Montana, New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming

*Representation above is from fall state championships, spring states will be updated accordingly

Girls Invitational 

States Represented:

Arkansas, California, Florida ,Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

*Representation above is from fall state championships, spring states will be updated accordingly

Participant highlights

Players

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Kendall Turner

Virginia
2019

Bio: Kendall is currently ranked 95th in the National NHSGA high school girls rankings and will be attending James Madison University this fall.

NHSGA National Rank: 95

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 377

Kendall Turner

Kayla Pfitzer

Missouri
2020

Bio: Kayla captured the Class 1 state championship this past fall with rounds of 80-74.

NHSGA National Rank: 478

Kayla Pfitzner

Lauren Beaudreau

Illinois
2020

Bio: Lauren is ranked 25th in the NHSGA national high school girls rankings and will be attending the University of Notre Dame this fall.

NHSGA National Rank: 25

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 44

AJGA Rank: 51

Megan Tang

Megan Tang

Tennessee
2019

Bio: Megan finished runner-up this past fall at the Tennessee 2-AA state championship firing rounds of 78-73. Megan will be attending the University of Illinois at Chicago.

NHSGA National Rank: 154

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 914

AJGA Rank: 662

Megan

Gracie Olkowski

Nevada
2020

Bio: Gracie captured the NV 4A state championship last fall with rounds of 74-74. She is verbally committed to UNLV.

NHSGA National Rank: 103

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 763

Tiffany Chan

Tiffany Chan

Kansas
2021

Bio: Tiffany captured the Kansas 5A state championship last fall firing a round of 74.

NHSGA National Rank: 846

Kiara Porter

Kiara Porter

Pennsylvania
2019

Bio: Kiara finished in the top 3 at the Pennsylvania AA state tournament last fall. She will be attending North Carolina A&T University this fall. 

NHSGA National Rank: 587

Maggie Manson

Maggie Manson

North Dakota
2019

Bio: Maggie, a senior, will be attending the University of North Dakota this fall. Maggie finished 2nd at the North Dakota Division A state final with rounds of 79-79.

NHSGA National Rank: 603

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Madison Holmes

Arkansas
2021

Bio: Madison, a Sophomore, fired a 74 at the Arkansas 5A state tournament this past fall to capture the state title.

NHSGA National Rank: 60

John

John Dubois

Florida
2019

Bio: John captured the Florida 1A state championship with rounds of 70-72 for a 2-under par total. John will be attending the University of Florida this fall.

NHSGA National Rank: 46

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 184

AJGA Rank: 31

 

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Connor Jones

Colorado
2019

Bio: Connor finished runner-up at the Colorado 5A state championship last fall with rounds of 68-72 for a 2-under par 36 hole total. Connor is ranked 34th in the NHSGA national high school golf rankings.

NHSGA National Rank: 34

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 591

AJGA Rank: 222

James

James Imai

Massachusetts
2019

Bio: James fired a 4-under par 67 to capture the Massachusetts Division 1 state championship last fall. He will be attending Northwestern University.

NHSGA National Rank: 5

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 97

AJGA Rank: 116

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Kolbe Kimbrew

West Virginia
2019

Bio: Kolbe finished in the top 5 last fall in the West Virginia AA state championship with rounds of 76-77. He will be attending Fairmont State University this fall. 

NHSGA National Rank: 401

Bryce

Bryce Zimmerman

New Hampshire
2021

Bio: Bryce, a Sophomore, finished in the top 3 for the New Hampshire Division 1 state championship last fall with a round of 76.

NHSGA National Rank: 731

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 2861

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Beck Lewis

Tennessee
2021

Bio: Beck, a sophomore, had a strong showing at the Tennessee Small Class state championship finishing just outside the top 10.

NHSGA National Rank: 635

Junior Golf Scorebard Rank: 4126

Jack Wehle

Jack Wehle

Florida
2020

Bio: Jack, a junior, helped his team to a runner-up finish at the 3A Florida state championship last fall.  

NHSGA National Rank: 175

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank: 4923

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Jake Daniel

Arkansas
2021

Bio: Jake, a Sophomore, fired two rounds of 67-78 to finish tied for 5th at the Arkansas 6A state championship last fall.

NHSGA National Rank: 175

Oakley Toomer

Oakley Toomer

Utah
2019

Bio: Oakley, a senior, finished runner-up in the Utah 3A state championship with rounds of 71-73.

NHSGA National Rank: 151

State Teams

Arkansas 

 A “National Title” is an honor that speaks volumes for itself. To win the “National Title” would be an honor that speaks volumes for our team.

Illinois 

“For a small school like ours, the opportunity to play for a National Title hardly ever happens. More importantly, the opportunity to compete against the top teams from across the nation is a great honor that we will remember for the rest of our lives.”

Vermont 

“We are really excited to go up against the best in the country to see how we stack up. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity and we couldn’t be more excited.”

Wyoming

“Playing for a National Championship is extremely meaningful for me and my players. It is a dream come true for us to have an opportunity to compete with some of the best teams in the nation. We are excited and anxious to play in such a wonderful event.”

Ohio

“We are very excited for the opportunity to play in the Inaugural National HS Championship.  What a great venue and what appears to be great competition”

Utah

Team finished runner-up in the Utah 4A state championship, with Ashton Davison, taking home individual medalist honors.

Nevada

Opened an incredible 52 stroke lead after the 1st round and ended up clipping their nearest competitor by 36 strokes

California

Team secured their state championship win by 2 strokes over their nearest competitor ending their past two year runner-up streak

Virginia

Won their fourth consecutive state championship this past fall and bested their nearest competitor by 19 strokes

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