New England Jr PGA Championship
Wednesday-Thursday, July 6-7, 2016 Shaker Hills CC
BOYLSTON, Massachusetts Wednesday-Thursday, July 6-7, 2016 – Lauren Thibodeau of Hampstead, New Hampshire and James Imai of Brookline, Massachusetts won the 2016 New England Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks on Wednesday- Thursday, July 6-7 at Shaker Hills Country Club in Harvard, Massachusetts.
By winning the boys’ and girls’ divisions respectively, Imai and Thibodeau qualified for the 41st Junior PGA Championship presented by Under Armour and Genesis Networks, Aug. 9-12 at Wannamoisett Country Club in Rumford, Rhode Island.
Thibodeau, 16, had a final-round 75 for a two-day total of 144 and a one-stroke victory over Julia Ford of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. Imai, 15, posted a final-round 72 for a two-day total of 143 and a five-stroke victory over Dillon Brown of Halifax, Massachusetts and Brandon Gillis of Nashua, New Hampshire.