Wonka and Li Grab First Wins at Eagle Creek
Bradley Wonka and Ai lin Li grabbed first place honors to capture their respective titles at the Florida Junior Tour’s (FJT) Eagle Creek Golf and Country Club, in Naples, October 22-23.
Bradley Wonka, of Vero Beach, overcame a three stroke deficit to capture his first career FJT title. Wonka posted a first round three-over par 75, to trail the first round leader by three strokes. In the final round Wonka recorded the low round of the tournament in the boys division, with a round of one-under par 71, to secure the victory by one stroke. Philip Knowles, of Bradenton, and Youxin Wang, of Sarasota, finished tied for second place with a tournament total of three-over par 147.
Ai lin Li, of Windermere, fired an impressive final round five-under par 67 for her first career FJT title. After posting a first round four-over par 76, Li would trail by one stroke heading into the final round. In the final round, Li posted the low round of the tournament with a final round five-under par 67. Li also provided the shot of the tournament making an eagle on the par-4 third hole in the final round, to go along with her five birdies. Li’s tournament total of one-under par 143, was good enough for a seven stroke victory. Jamie Freedman, of Miami, Epiphany Prophet, of Hialeah, and Latanna Stone, of Valrico, all finished tied finished for second place with a tournament total of 150.