Scott Robertson Memorial: James, Ganne cruise for big victories
Roanoke, Virginia, provided spectacular golf weather this weekend at the 37th Scott Robertson Memorial at Roanoke Country Club.

The junior championship kicked off Friday, and University of Virginia commit Ben James (Milford, Conn.) headlined the Boys 15-18 division with an opening-round 66 (-5) and didn’t look back.

James, committed to play collegiately at the University of Virginia, shot 72-66 (-9 total) on the weekend to seal a five-shot victory over Jack Turner.

It was a similar story for the Girls 15-18 division. Megha Ganne, a Stanford commit from Holmdel, New Jersey, opened with a 66 and continued to dominate through the weekend. She shot 70-71 to close out a seven-shot victory.

The following are the top results from the event.

Boys 15-18

Ben James 66-72-66—204 Milford, CT
Jack Turner 71-69-69-—209 Orlando, FL
Sihan Sandhu 71-70-69—210 Pinehurst, NC
Aaron Jarvis 74-70-67—211 Davenport, FL
Caleb Surratt 68-73-70—211 Indian Trail, NC
Cooper Claycomb 70-71-70—211 Orlando, FL

Boys 14-under

Patmon Malcom 73-65-77—215 Alpharetta, GA
Benjamin Baker 71-71-74—216 Broadlands, VA
Tyler Mawhinney 71-73-74—218 Fleming Island, FL
Mack Edwards 74-75-70—219 Charlotte, NC
Alex Long 71-72-76—219 Lakewood Ranch, FL

Girls 15-18

Megha Ganne 66-70-71—207 Holmdel, NJ
Sara Im 76-66-72—214 Duluth, GA
Casey Weidenfeld 70-74-71—215 Pembroke Pines, FL
Katie Li 70-77-69—216 Basking Ridge, NJ
Alexa Pano 72-72-72—216 Lake Worth, FL
Kynadie Adams 76-71-70—217 Gallatin, TN

Girls 14 and under

Ashnoor Kaur 74-77-74—225 Roanoke, VA
Elsie MacCleery 78-76-76—230 Crozet, VA
Sirina Ganne 77-77-83—237 Holmdel, NJ
Addie Doroh 80-79-81—240 Charlottesville, VA
Raquel Walker 80-82-80—242 Burke, VA

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ABOUT THE Scott Robertson Memorial

The Scott Robertson Memorial Golf Tournament is a 54-hole stroke play event held in memory of Scott Robertson, a promising young Roanoke Country Club golfer. Robertson, a 14 year-old ninth grader at North Cross School, was a top student and sports enthusiast who had won his age division in several junior golf tournaments. Scott died as a result of infectious mononucleosis in the summer of 1982.

The tournament annually draws a strong field from many states and foreign countries. Contestants are divided into four divisions: boys ages 14 and under, boys 15-18, girls ages 14 and under and girls 15-18.

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