Kyra Cox
Kyra Cox
Year: Freshman
Hometown: South Salem, N.Y.
High School: John Jay

High School/Junior Golf:  Was the top-ranked player in New York by both the Polo Ranking and the Junior Golf Scoreboard...earned all-state accolades as a sophoomore and junior as the top player on the John Jay High Boys' team and was chosen team captain as a junior...during the summer of 2017, finished in the top 10 at four AJGA events, including the AJGA Philadelphia Junior, where she claimed individual medalist honors with a three-round total of 70-70-71=221, and the U.S. Challenge Cup Northern Junior Championship, where she also won the title...a three-time all-section honoree...advanced to the round of 64 at the 2016 USGA Girls' Junior and qualified for the 2016 USGA Women's Amateur after becoming, at age 15, the youngest player ever to win the New York State Women's Amateur..qualified for the Drive, Chip, and Putt national competition at Augusta National, where she finished third...honored as the Metropolitan Junior Golf Association Player of the Year as a freshman.