Sofia Cherif Essakali’s Rise in AJGA Rankings

Sofia Cherif Essakali at the Wyndham Cup Experience

With recent AJGA wins, Sofia Cherif Essakali has risen to 13th in the AJGA women’s rankings, earning her an invitation to play for the East team in the Wyndham Cup. After narrowly losing her opening day morning fourball by one hole, she and her partner won the second-day female foursomes two up and, with Mile […]

IJGA Junior Hung Le Secures Bronze and Team Silver in Singapore

IJGA junior Le Hung

At the South East Asian Team Championships held in Singapore, IJGA junior Le Hung fired back-to-back 67s over the final two rounds to catapult himself into a podium finish, grabbing the Bronze medal while his team surged up the leaderboard over the final two rounds to capture the Silver medal for Team Vietnam. The Challenge […]

IJGA Alumni In Amateur Success

IJGA Alumni Gerardo Gomez

At IJGA, we’re thrilled to celebrate the achievements of our alumni who continue to excel on the global stage.  Here are some recent standout performances: Filip Jakubcik at the Palmer Cup Filip Jakubcik showcased his talent at the prestigious Palmer Cup, facing tough competition from top-ranked players. Despite initial setbacks, Filip rallied with an impressive […]

Joshua Hess Secures Three Major Wins in Two Months 

Joshua Hess wins at Swiss Junior

IJGA golfer Joshua Hess is on a roll with his third win in just two months.  These victories come after a decision to move to the USA to develop his golf skills and the hard work he has put into his game during the last school year. Joshua’s wins on varied courses and under diverse […]

Sofia Essakali Wins at AJGA Events

Sofia Essakali Wins back to back at AJGA

Sofia Cherif Essakali recently secured back-to-back wins at prestigious AJGA events, showcasing her exceptional talent and dedication to the sport.  Her recent victories add to an impressive resume, including two other AJGA wins, notable successes at international tournaments such as the women’s Pan-Arab games, and twice making the cut at LET events. Sofia’s Recent Triumphs […]

IJGA First Timers

2nd Place CA Jr Tour

At the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA), we are proud to celebrate the achievements of our students.  Over the past few weeks, three of our talented golfers—Halahn Lee, Leo Liang, and Asahi Terukina — have secured their first wins in junior events in the USA this year.  Additionally, Jenny Lee significantly improved her game, scoring […]

College Golf Practice Routines & Camps for Junior Golfers

IJGA golfers hold up a college pennant

If you’re anything like the junior golfers at IJGA, you’ve been dreaming of playing collegiate golf.  You know better than anyone that playing college golf requires hard work and talent, but maybe you don’t know how to start. You may be unsure about the next steps on your path to collegiate golf or looking for […]

4 Ways to Know If a Junior Golf Summer Camp Is for You

IJGA golfer practices putting at golf summer camp

You’re unsure if you want to enroll in a junior golf summer camp. You already have an interest in golf, and you’d love to take your game up a notch.  But how do you know you’ll get everything you can get out of a summer camp?  1. You Can’t Wait to Hit the Course When […]

Grace Xu Triumphs at AJGA Moon Golf All-Star Event

April marked a momentous victory for Grace Xu, an 8th-grade standout at IJGA.  Xu secured the top spot at the AJGA Moon Golf All-Star event with an impressive 13-under total. What’s truly remarkable is her stunning second-round performance, where she shot a remarkable 8-under-par 64. A Spectacular Second-Round Despite a shaky start with a bogey […]

Brady Duval Matches Course Record at Bishops Gate

IJGA golfer Brady Duval smiles after matching the IJGA course record.

IJGA golfer Brady Duval’s golf career has been on a steady upward trajectory since his impressive victory at the AJGA Showcase in Las Vegas in November 2022, where he finished 11 under par. Dominance in IJGT Elite 2022-23 Series Notably, he achieved a joint first-place finish in the highly competitive IJGT Elite 2022-23 Series alongside […]