Samantha Wagner was in contention a year ago at the Junior PGA Championship before having to withdraw with food poisoning. Tuesday, Wagner opened with a 71 at Miramont Country Club in her fourth try at winning the event.
(Above, from left) Emiliano Grillo, Jordan Spieth, Curtis Thompson and Bobby Wyatt were knocked out of the U.S. Junior, while (below, from left) Gavin Hall, Anthony Paolucci, Denny McCarthy and Justin Thomas are moving on.
Curtis Thompson, shown here during the Round of 32 at the U.S. Junior Amateur early in 2010, sits one shot off the lead after the first round at the Junior Orange Bowl International at Biltmore Country Club in Coral Gables, Fla.