2017 Thunderbird Invitational Junior wraps at Grayhawk Golf Course

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Nearly 80 of the top junior golfers in the world competed in the three-day tournament on the Raptor course at Grayhawk Golf Course in Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) Nearly 80 of the top junior golfers in the world competed in the three-day tournament on the Raptor course at Grayhawk Golf Course in Scottsdale. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
The tournament is made possible through multiple charities. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) The tournament is made possible through multiple charities. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
SCOTTSDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Perfect weather and another strong field highlighted the holiday weekend at the 18th Annual Thunderbird Invitational Junior.

Seventy-eight of the top junior golfers in the world competed in the three-day tournament on the Raptor course at Grayhawk Golf Course in Scottsdale.

Jacob Bergeron of Slidell, Louisiana, carded three rounds of 72-65-64 (-15) to win the boys' division.  Alyaa Abdulghany, from Newport Beach, California, won her first AJGA Invitational event with an 8-under par 208.

The tournament is made possible through the efforts of the American Junior Golf Association, The Thunderbirds and the Phil and Amy Mickelson Charitable Fund.

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