Ben James of Milford was named to the Rolex Junior All-American second team on Monday, officially announced by the American Junior Golf Association.
A 16-year-old sophomore at Hamden Hall Country Day, James is one of 12 players to qualify for the United States Junior Presidents Cup team. That competition will be held Dec. 8-9 at The Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Victoria, Australia against the International Team.
James earned a spot on the team for finishing 18th in the AJGA rankings — 12th among U.S. players.
James will be honored at the Rolex Junior All-America Awards Banquet Nov. 24 at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.