Player of the Week: Philip Barbaree
Monday, July 27, 2015
Philip Barbaree, of Shreveport, La., took down Andrew Orischak in the final match of the U.S. Junior Amateur, earning Golfweek's Junior Boys Player of the Week honors.
Barbaree erased a five-hole deficit during the second half of the 36-hole match, winning the 36th hole to even things and taking the victory at No. 15, the first hole of the sudden-death playoff.
The win was the first USGA title for Barbaree, a class-of-2017 LSU commit.
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