The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour based out of Jacksonville, FL will make its first trip to Hilton Head Island in July. On July 13-14, the Wexford Golf Club will host the Coastal Carolina Junior Challenge. The tournament is open to boy and girl golfers between the ages of 11-18. There’s a lot up for grabs at Hilton Head Island as well. Winners in boys 15-18, boys 11-14, and girls 15-18 will receive American Junior Golf Association Performance Stars to be used towards exemptions into AJGA events as long as field size requirements are met. In addition, winners in all divisions will receive an invite to the HJGT’s 2013 Tour Championship at Champions Gate in Florida. Top ten finishers will earn valuable points for end of the year honors, including the inaugural Hurricane Cup. Champions of each division will also receive $50 gift cards from Kikkor Golf. In addition to all of these rewards, players will also receive points toward the South Carolina Junior Golf Association and the Tarheel Youth Golf Association. The format for this event is a 36 hole stroke play tournament held over two days, Saturday, July 13 and Sunday, July 14. Registration for the event will commence at 7:00AM on July 13. Both the first and second rounds will feature a double tee start from 7:30AM–9:30AM. Registration for members is $179 and non-members can register for $199. For membership information please refer to our website (www.hjgt.org/basic-membership/) Wexford Golf Club has been rated one of the most respected courses in the Hilton Head area. The aesthetics of the course are certainly pleasing to the eye as the course features majestic Oaks and stately Pines, intimate ponds and an expansive stretch of Coastal Marshlands. This oceanfront course provides a serene atmosphere with breathtaking views. This course stretches nearly 7,000 yards and will provide players with tight fairways and challenging greens. It was designed by Willard C. Byrd in 1983 and was renovated by the Arnold Palmer Design Company in 2011.
Wexford Golf Club
July 13-14, 2013
Hilton Head Island, SC
Registration Deadline: July 3, 2013 at 11:59 PM EDT
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2008 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. Golfers who participate on the tour will compete in one of four age divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 11-14, Girls 11-14 and Girls 15-18. Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the nation, with stops in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Alabama, and Ohio. For more information regarding the Coastal Carolina Junior Challenge, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (904) 379-2697, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.