Bishops Gate Golf Academy’s (BGGA) Julian Perico has been named to the 2017 AJGA Rolex Junior All-America Honorable Mention Team, alongside 11 other boys and 12 girls. Perico was honored on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the AJGA Rolex Junior All-America Awards Banquet.
“Julian Perico’s results speak for themselves and he deserves his place on the AJGA Junior All-America Honorable Mention Team,” said BGGA Director of Instruction Kevin Smeltz. “Julian had an amazing summer including several wins in junior and professional events, including the AJGA Memorial Junior. His dedication and desire to achieve his goals are one of the things that sets him apart from most of the competition.”
The AJGA Junior All-America Teams are determined by players who have competed in a minimum of six AJGA ranked events. All starts in ranked events count toward a player’s ranking with the First Team taking the top 12 eligible boys and girls and then onto the Second Team and then the next eligible 24 boys and girls for the Honorable Mention Team.
Perico recently signed to play college golf at the University of Arkansas during the fall signing period.