Ellenbogen, of Blacksburg, Va., shot 67 Aug. 23 to overcome a two-stroke deficit and win the AJGA’s TomatoBank Northern California Classic. It was Ellenbogen’s third AJGA victory of the year, having already won the Mizuno Junior at Chateau Elan and the Rolex Tournament of Champions. Ellenbogen also qualified for this year’s U.S. Women’s Open.
Ellenbogen finished at 9-under 207 at Ruby Hill Golf Club in Pleasanton, Calif., one shot ahead of U.S. Women’s Amateur Public Links champion Mina Harigae.
Ellenbogen, No. 13 in the Golfweek/Titleist Junior Rankings, is a junior at Blacksburg High School.