This Year at a glance
Jaydens highlights for the season include becoming the first ever South African to win the Junior Grand slam-
SA U13 Title in 2012, SA U15 Title in 2016, SA U17 Title, 2017 U19 title and U19 Match Play Title.
Jayden is currently ranked #1 in the SA Junior rankings and is ranked 11th in open rankings . He also had the privilege of playing in the inaugural Junior Presidents Cup for the international Team.
JUNIOR TOURNAMENTS FOR THE SEASON
NOMADS Inland NOoM1 at Benoni Country Club in January of 2017,Scoring 72,70 and 75. T4th.
Curro SA Junior International held at Durbanville Country Club scores of 72,70 and 72 in March. T4th
SA Boys U19 Stroke Play Championship in April 2017 scoring 68,67,66 and 73 at The Langebaan Golf and Sports Club. Winner
NOMADS SA Boys U19 Championship Match play at Langebaan.Winner
Jayden won the Dimension Data Junior open held at Fancourt Montagu. Winner with rounds of 67,67,75
NOMADS SA Boys U17 Championship at Rustenburg Golf Club in July 2017 rounds- 69,67 and 69. Winner
NOMADS Inland NooM2 at Houghton Golf Club. T12th with rounds of 69 and 75
Tshwane Junior Open for the second time in a row at Pretoria Country Club scores of 71 and 62. Winner
Bridge fund managers tournament at held at ERPM in October Scored 65. Winner
OPEN AMATEUR ACHIEVEMENTS FOR THE YEAR
Free State Open in Maccauvlei rounds of 69,76,68 and 69. T9th
Gauteng North Open at Wingate Park Country Club rounds of 72,70,72,70. 10th
South African Stroke Play Championship finished with rounds of 70,73,71,69. T29th
Rounds of 78,70,71 and 78-African Amateur Stroke Play Championship T31st
Prince's Grant Invitational.73,80,79,73 T16th
KZN Stroke Play held at Selborne Country Club in May with scores of 70,75,70 and 73. T9th
With rounds of 71,71 and 71 at the GNGU Silver Salver held at Irene Country Club. 2nd
Bobby locke held at Parkview Golf Club - Scoring 70,71,75,68 an 73 . 7th
Central Gateng open at Country Club Johannesburg scores of 69,71 69, and 69 .3rd
JAYDEN REPRESENTING SA JUNIORS
African Amateur Stroke Play held at leopard creek with rounds of 78,70,71 and 78.
All Africa Junior held in Zimbabwe with scores of 70,73,73 and 66 placing him 2nd in the tournament.
Toyota world junior teams championship held in Japan with scores of 72,65,72 and 75 where he tied 14th.
The Junior Players Championships held at Sawgrass Jayden finished 24th with rounds of 76,70 and 73.
Rounds of 82,78 and 74 at the Duke of York held at Royal Liverpool .11th
Competed at the prestigious Junior Presidents Cup at Plainfield in New Jersey For the international team.