Rachel Heck continues to build momentum heading into her appearance in next month's U.S. Women's Open Championship after taking first place in the AJGA Rolex Girls Junior Championship.
The victory was Rachel's first AJGA tournament victory. The event was held at Biltmore Forest Country Club in Asheville, North Carolina.
Currently the third-ranked junior golfer on the AJGA circuit, Rachel finished one stroke ahead of second place after finishing the four-round tournament at 10-under par.
Rachel finished the first day with an 67 (5-under par) and trailed the No. 1-ranked golfer by one stroke. Rachel led after the second round of competition before the top-ranked golfer took a one-stroke advantage again heading into the final round.
On the final day of competition, Rachel shot 2-under and held off the competition. Congratulations, Rachel!