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Great Falls Teen Wins Golf College Prep Series - Source Connection news papers

Posted on Jul 04,2017
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Kelly and his mother Eiko Chinn enjoy spending family time playing golf together.

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By Maggie Giordano

GREAT FALLS - Great Falls teenager, Kelly Chinn, won the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour College Prep Series at University of Virginia. The competition was hosted by the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour on Saturday, June 3, through Sunday, June 4.

Chinn posted a 76 on Saturday and 71 on Sunday, equaling a 147 total. The 14-year-old Great Falls resident competed in the boys 14-15 division.

A recent graduate from Cooper Middle School, Chinn will be attending Langley High School in the fall of 2017 and has been playing golf for eight years and competing for seven. He has won 64 tournaments out of the 146 junior golf tournaments that he has played.

One of his recent accomplishments was winning first place in the 2017 Army Navy Country Club Men’s Club Championships, on his home course. The tournament included all ages. Chinn was the youngest club champion in a 93-year club history.

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