BEAUMONT, Texas — The 9th Annual Babe Didrikson Zaharias Junior Golfer Awards were held Tuesday night at Lamar University with Little Cypress-Mauriceville's Jack Burke and Hardin-Jefferson's Elizabeth Townsend taking home Player of The Year Awards. 

Burke captured the Class 4A State Championship in his sophomore year at LCM, while Townsend helped lead her Lady Hawk golf team to State.

Hardin-Jefferson's Brody Jeanes was also awarded with the Boys Leadership Award, while Bridge City's Cadence Underwood picked up the Girls Leadership Award. 

9th Annual Babe Didrikson Zaharias Junior Golf Awards
Boys Player of The Year Finalists
Jack Burke - Little Cypress-Mauriceville (Winner)
Brenden Marley - Nederland
Brody Jeanes - Hardin-Jefferson
Collin Todora - Kelly

Girls Player of The Year Finalists
Elizabeth Townsend - Hardin-Jefferson (Winner)
Montana Dileo - Little Cypress-Mauriceville
Emma Bruney - Nederland
Cari Denson - Barbers Hill

Boys Leadership Award Finalists
Brody Jeanes - Hardin-Jefferson (Winner)
Jack Tindel - Little Cypress-Mauriceville
Daniel Cormier -Nederland
Jack Burke - Little Cypress-Mauriceville
Peyton Weems - Lumberton

Girls Leadership Award Finalists
Cadence Underwood - Bridge City (Winner)
Montana Dileo - Little Cypress-Mauriceville
Caroline Ogden - Hamshire-Fannett
Mackenzie Sears - Silsbee
Makenna Henry - Hardin-Jefferson
Elizabeth Townsend - Hardin-Jefferson