Elftman-Hanson wins HSJGA title on Kauai

Ariel Elftman-Hanson of Wailuku won the boys 15-18 title in last weekend’s Hawaii State Junior Golf Association All-Ages Junior Tour Series on Kauai.

Elftman-Hanson carded a 7-over-par 77 in the second round Sunday at Kauai Lagoons Golf Club’s Kiele Course for an 8-over total of 148, four shots better than the runner-up, Honolulu’s Remington Hirano (71).

Justin Ngan of Wailuku finished fifth, Tyler Munetake of Wailuku was sixth and Dawud Moragne of Makawao tied for eighth.

Jordan Terada of Kahului was second in the boys 11-12 division, closing with a 78 to finish at 164, seven shots behind Honolulu’s A.J. Teraoka (78).

Kirsten Ishikawa of Pukalani was fourth in girls 15-18, and Sofia Arashiro-Garcia of Wailuku was fourth in girls 11-12.