MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines Junior Golf team dominated the Veritas World Jungolf Championships at the Pacific Palms, Los Angeles in California recently.
Harmie Constantino, Sam Burce and Yuka Saso got the top three places in the girls’ 11-year-old bracket, while Sam Martinez placed third in the girls’ 14-year-old bracket.
Meanwhile, Abigal Arevalo and Channele Avaricio were champions in the girls’ 13- and 15-year-old brackets, respectively.
Jama Reyes placed third in the 17-year-old bracket.
John Lester Lagman finished third runner-up in the boys’ 12-year-old division. He also won the championship in the Palos Verdes Invitational, also in California, a week ago.
Lagman, together with his younger brother Zedi, will compete in the other world championships in the United States until August. By Marlon Bernardino.