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Alumni Spotlight Austin Hitt

August 9, 2018
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Austin’s first event on tour was in 2012 at the Orlando Junior Challenge, followed by the Palm Beach Jr. Challenge, just a few weeks after, placing 8th in both. In April, he played in back-to-back tournaments, the Orange Lake Junior Open and the IMG CC Junior Classic, where he finished 11th and tied for 11th, respectively. Austin’s best result finish of the year came at the 54 Hole Mid-Season Championship in June where he placed 4th. His last tournament of the season was the Central Florida Junior Classic that resulted in a T31 finish.

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HJGT Announces New Elite Series

August 3, 2018
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August 1, 2018 – ORLANDO, Florida – The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) is excited to announce the launch of the newly formed Elite Series coming in October of 2018 with the support of the International Junior Golf Tour, Bishops Gate Golf Academy, and International Junior Golf Academy. The first event will be held October 13-14, 2018 in Orlando and another in November in Hilton Head Island November 17-18. In 2019, there will be 4 events in the spring and 4 in the fall. In its first full season, the series will be concentrated in Orlando, Florida and Hilton Head, South Carolina with one open Boys division and one open Girls division.

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This is How You Can Make the Most of Your Golf Internship

August 1, 2018
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To make the most of your internship, here are a few key things to remember.

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Alumni Spotlight Chip Hoch

July 26, 2018
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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight is proud to feature former Florida Atlantic University golfer, Chip Hoch. Hoch’s success started as a junior golfer in his tournaments with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour in 2010 and 2011. He continued his achievements in college and was lucky enough to play professionally in the 2013-2014 season.

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How to Pick Yourself Up After a Bad Game

July 23, 2018
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It happens to every athlete. There will always be a tournament performance that doesn’t go as smoothly as you would’ve hoped.

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Alumni Spotlight Macy Langan

July 12, 2018
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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour is proud to feature Furman University women’s golfer Macy Langan for this week’s Alumni Spotlight. Macy was a very active member of the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, competing in over 10 tournaments between 2010 and 2013.

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Alumni Spotlight States Fort

July 6, 2018
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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight features Coastal Carolina University golfer States Fort.

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Alumni Spotlight Adelyn Deery

July 5, 2018
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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight is proud to feature UNC Asheville golfer Adelyn Deery. Deery was very successful as a junior golfer in her tournaments with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, playing as a member in 2014 and 2015.

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Beat the Heat this Summer on the Golf Course

July 2, 2018
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Press Release
News

With how hot it gets during the day, you might think the best way to deal with the heat is to stay inside and sit directly under the air conditioner. No way! With our tips, you can play to your heart’s content while staying smart about hot weather.

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3 Tips to Become a Golf Caddy This Summer

June 23, 2018
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What’s so great about being out on a sweltering green for long hours at a time? We’ll tell you why.

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3 Big Questions a College Coach Might Ask During Recruitment

May 31, 2018
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The recruitment process puts every young athlete to the test. Playing golf in front of curious coaches is one thing, but what about face-to-face or over-the-phone interviews? That can be more nerve-wracking than showing off your stuff on the green.

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Contact Lenses May Help Golfers of All Ages

May 18, 2018
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Patrick Reed credits his Masters win in April to his newly prescribed contact lenses by his optometrist—only 10 days before the tournament, but are contacts right for junior golfers?

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Important Golf Etiquette Every Junior Golfer Should Know

May 18, 2018
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Press Release
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Golf, like any sport, is meant to be enjoyed. But, with it comes a certain etiquette to follow out on the course.

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What to Know Before Signing Up for Your Child's First Golf Tournament

May 2, 2018
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News

As a parent, do you know what to expect if your junior golfer hasn’t been involved in a tournament before?

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5 Biggest Tips to Maintain a Golf Cart

April 18, 2018
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Golf carts need love too- that is, they need regular maintenance to ensure longevity. Make sure you’re taking proper care with these vital tips.

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4 Top Tips For Successful College Recruitment Visits

April 2, 2018
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Press Release
News

Planning some unofficial recruitment trips with your parents? Here are some pro tips to help you make an unforgettable first impression.

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Everyday Safety Tips for Junior Golfers

April 2, 2018
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Press Release
News

No game is fun if you have to sit on the sidelines with an injury! Here are our top safety tips to keep in mind when kids start playing golf.

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How to Build a Sports Resume

March 6, 2018
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Press Release
News

The job market is a competitive place. Hunting for jobs takes acute preparation and attentiveness.

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4 Reasons Why a Sports Internship is Beneficial for Your Career

March 6, 2018
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Press Release
News

Looking for the perfect internship experience? If you love sports, why not apply for a sports internship? Here are 4 reasons why it can be beneficial for your career.

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How to Apply for a Sports Internship

March 6, 2018
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Applying for an internship is like reaching a pinnacle in your fledgling career. It’s that stepping stone between school and a professional job, where you’ll get to put your education to the test while developing new skills.

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How to Choose the Right Sports Organization for Your Internship

March 6, 2018
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Applying for a sports internship may seem daunting at first, but the process shouldn’t be if you go into it prepared.

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4 Big Prep Tips for Your First Golf Tournament

February 2, 2018
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Press Release
News

You’ve signed up for y tour first golf tournament, which is the first crucial step towards living your passion out on the golf course. These extra tips can help you feel prepared and confident- now get out there and have a blast!

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What Should You Eat for a Golf Tournament?

January 13, 2018
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Press Release
News

The right foods and drinks will fuel your body and mind with the nourishment it needs to compete soundly. Here are some tips to reshape your diet for the next golf tournament!

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Are You Mentally Prepped for Your Golf Tournament?

January 13, 2018
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Press Release
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As an athlete, you’re conditioned physically, but what about mentally? It’s important to remember positive mental prep before a tournament, and here are some of the best tips to do so.

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Be Cool Sports Become Official Sponsor

December 29, 2017
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Why Golf is a Great Sport for Kids

December 16, 2017
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Press Release
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Considering a sport for your child to try? There are many choices out there…but golf is an wonderful choice can offer many benefits for kids! Here’s our top reasons why.

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A Beginner's Guide on How to Learn Golf

December 6, 2017
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Press Release
News

Want to try your hand at golf but don’t know where to begin?

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How to Store Golf Clubs Properly

December 6, 2017
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Press Release
News

How to store golf clubs in cold weather? What if it's hot outside? These tips can help you preserve your clubs!

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Gear Talk: How to Take Care of Golf Balls

December 6, 2017
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Press Release
News

We answer some of the most frequently asked questions regarding golf ball care.

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NEXUS INVESTS IN THE HJGT

November 29, 2017
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NEW DIVISION AMBASSADORS

November 29, 2017
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November 29, 2017 - ORLANDO, Florida – Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) is pleased to announce new division ambassadors – Tiger Woods, Justin Timberlake, Justin Rose, Will Smith and Ernie Els – each representing a different division within the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour as it furthers its mission to grow the game of golf amongst juniors.

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5th Annual Hurricane Cup

August 23, 2017
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HJGT Announces New Elite Series

August 3, 2018
|
Press Release
News

August 1, 2018 – ORLANDO, Florida – The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) is excited to announce the launch of the newly formed Elite Series coming in October of 2018 with the support of the International Junior Golf Tour, Bishops Gate Golf Academy, and International Junior Golf Academy. The first event will be held October 13-14, 2018 in Orlando and another in November in Hilton Head Island November 17-18. In 2019, there will be 4 events in the spring and 4 in the fall. In its first full season, the series will be concentrated in Orlando, Florida and Hilton Head, South Carolina with one open Boys division and one open Girls division.

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NEXUS INVESTS IN THE HJGT

November 29, 2017
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Press Release
News

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NEW DIVISION AMBASSADORS

November 29, 2017
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Press Release
News

November 29, 2017 - ORLANDO, Florida – Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) is pleased to announce new division ambassadors – Tiger Woods, Justin Timberlake, Justin Rose, Will Smith and Ernie Els – each representing a different division within the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour as it furthers its mission to grow the game of golf amongst juniors.

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5th Annual Hurricane Cup

August 23, 2017
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Press Release
News

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Alumni Spotlight Austin Hitt

August 9, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Austin’s first event on tour was in 2012 at the Orlando Junior Challenge, followed by the Palm Beach Jr. Challenge, just a few weeks after, placing 8th in both. In April, he played in back-to-back tournaments, the Orange Lake Junior Open and the IMG CC Junior Classic, where he finished 11th and tied for 11th, respectively. Austin’s best result finish of the year came at the 54 Hole Mid-Season Championship in June where he placed 4th. His last tournament of the season was the Central Florida Junior Classic that resulted in a T31 finish.

Read More

Alumni Spotlight Chip Hoch

July 26, 2018
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Press Release
News

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight is proud to feature former Florida Atlantic University golfer, Chip Hoch. Hoch’s success started as a junior golfer in his tournaments with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour in 2010 and 2011. He continued his achievements in college and was lucky enough to play professionally in the 2013-2014 season.

Read More

Alumni Spotlight Macy Langan

July 12, 2018
|
Press Release
News

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour is proud to feature Furman University women’s golfer Macy Langan for this week’s Alumni Spotlight. Macy was a very active member of the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, competing in over 10 tournaments between 2010 and 2013.

Read More

Alumni Spotlight States Fort

July 6, 2018
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Press Release
News

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight features Coastal Carolina University golfer States Fort.

Read More

Alumni Spotlight Adelyn Deery

July 5, 2018
|
Press Release
News

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Alumni Spotlight is proud to feature UNC Asheville golfer Adelyn Deery. Deery was very successful as a junior golfer in her tournaments with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, playing as a member in 2014 and 2015.

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This is How You Can Make the Most of Your Golf Internship

August 1, 2018
|
Press Release
News

To make the most of your internship, here are a few key things to remember.

Read More

How to Pick Yourself Up After a Bad Game

July 23, 2018
|
Press Release
News

It happens to every athlete. There will always be a tournament performance that doesn’t go as smoothly as you would’ve hoped.

Read More

Beat the Heat this Summer on the Golf Course

July 2, 2018
|
Press Release
News

With how hot it gets during the day, you might think the best way to deal with the heat is to stay inside and sit directly under the air conditioner. No way! With our tips, you can play to your heart’s content while staying smart about hot weather.

Read More

3 Tips to Become a Golf Caddy This Summer

June 23, 2018
|
Press Release
News

What’s so great about being out on a sweltering green for long hours at a time? We’ll tell you why.

Read More

3 Big Questions a College Coach Might Ask During Recruitment

May 31, 2018
|
Press Release
News

The recruitment process puts every young athlete to the test. Playing golf in front of curious coaches is one thing, but what about face-to-face or over-the-phone interviews? That can be more nerve-wracking than showing off your stuff on the green.

Read More

Contact Lenses May Help Golfers of All Ages

May 18, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Patrick Reed credits his Masters win in April to his newly prescribed contact lenses by his optometrist—only 10 days before the tournament, but are contacts right for junior golfers?

Read More

Important Golf Etiquette Every Junior Golfer Should Know

May 18, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Golf, like any sport, is meant to be enjoyed. But, with it comes a certain etiquette to follow out on the course.

Read More

What to Know Before Signing Up for Your Child's First Golf Tournament

May 2, 2018
|
Press Release
News

As a parent, do you know what to expect if your junior golfer hasn’t been involved in a tournament before?

Read More

5 Biggest Tips to Maintain a Golf Cart

April 18, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Golf carts need love too- that is, they need regular maintenance to ensure longevity. Make sure you’re taking proper care with these vital tips.

Read More

4 Top Tips For Successful College Recruitment Visits

April 2, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Planning some unofficial recruitment trips with your parents? Here are some pro tips to help you make an unforgettable first impression.

Read More

Everyday Safety Tips for Junior Golfers

April 2, 2018
|
Press Release
News

No game is fun if you have to sit on the sidelines with an injury! Here are our top safety tips to keep in mind when kids start playing golf.

Read More

How to Build a Sports Resume

March 6, 2018
|
Press Release
News

The job market is a competitive place. Hunting for jobs takes acute preparation and attentiveness.

Read More

4 Reasons Why a Sports Internship is Beneficial for Your Career

March 6, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Looking for the perfect internship experience? If you love sports, why not apply for a sports internship? Here are 4 reasons why it can be beneficial for your career.

Read More

How to Apply for a Sports Internship

March 6, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Applying for an internship is like reaching a pinnacle in your fledgling career. It’s that stepping stone between school and a professional job, where you’ll get to put your education to the test while developing new skills.

Read More

How to Choose the Right Sports Organization for Your Internship

March 6, 2018
|
Press Release
News

Applying for a sports internship may seem daunting at first, but the process shouldn’t be if you go into it prepared.

Read More

4 Big Prep Tips for Your First Golf Tournament

February 2, 2018
|
Press Release
News

You’ve signed up for y tour first golf tournament, which is the first crucial step towards living your passion out on the golf course. These extra tips can help you feel prepared and confident- now get out there and have a blast!

Read More

What Should You Eat for a Golf Tournament?

January 13, 2018
|
Press Release
News

The right foods and drinks will fuel your body and mind with the nourishment it needs to compete soundly. Here are some tips to reshape your diet for the next golf tournament!

Read More

Are You Mentally Prepped for Your Golf Tournament?

January 13, 2018
|
Press Release
News

As an athlete, you’re conditioned physically, but what about mentally? It’s important to remember positive mental prep before a tournament, and here are some of the best tips to do so.

Read More

Be Cool Sports Become Official Sponsor

December 29, 2017
|
Press Release
News

Read More

Why Golf is a Great Sport for Kids

December 16, 2017
|
Press Release
News

Considering a sport for your child to try? There are many choices out there…but golf is an wonderful choice can offer many benefits for kids! Here’s our top reasons why.

Read More

A Beginner's Guide on How to Learn Golf

December 6, 2017
|
Press Release
News

Want to try your hand at golf but don’t know where to begin?

Read More

How to Store Golf Clubs Properly

December 6, 2017
|
Press Release
News

How to store golf clubs in cold weather? What if it's hot outside? These tips can help you preserve your clubs!

Read More

Gear Talk: How to Take Care of Golf Balls

December 6, 2017
|
Press Release
News

We answer some of the most frequently asked questions regarding golf ball care.

Read More

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour has announced the release of their new free app for the iPhone, Blackberry and Android.

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