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Benton’s White wins AJGA tournament in Florida

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Benton sophomore Hayden White won his first American Junior Golf Association tournament Sunday in Lake Mary, Fla.

White shot an even par 73-71—144 at Timacuan Golf and Country Club to win the EaglesDream Golf Academy Junior Championship by a stroke over Han Xue of China.

White was three strokes out of the lead after the first round. His second-round 71 was the best of the day.

White helped Benton win its fourth straight Division II state championship last spring.

Courtesy Photo Benton sophomore Hayden White won his first American Junior Golf Association tournament Saturday in Lake Mary, Fla.
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Benton sophomore Hayden White won his first American Junior Golf Association tournament Saturday in Lake Mary, Fla.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com