College Prep Series at Penn State Oct. 24-25 State College, PA

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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the College Prep Series at Penn State. This event will be held at the Penn State GC - White in State College, PA  on October 24-25. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to play one of Pennsylvania's premier golf courses! The College Prep Series at Penn State  is open to all golfers between the ages of 11-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS), winners in each division will receive an exemption into the 2015 Tour Championship December 5-6, 2015, and the top 10 finishers will receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup. For more information regarding AJGA PBE for the College Prep Series at Penn State please call HJGT Headquarters at (904) 379-2697.   This event is a two-day, 36-hole event. Both rounds will begin with a single tee start from 8:00-11:00 AM. Registration for members is $189 and for non-members is $234. The White Course, renovated in 2005, provides a challenging alternative to the Blue Course.  With holes dating back to 1922, the White Course will test even the most skilled player.  The front nine, par 36, measuring 3245 yards from the blue tees.  The older course provides smaller crowned greens adding to the character and demanding a creative short game.  Nearly 40 bunkers on the front side alone force you to manage your game, in your efforts to shoot a low score. The back nine, par 36, measures 3099 yards and starts your journey with a straight forward par 5.  Take advantage of these first few holes and you will be in good shape as you approach the home stretch.  Elevation changes and deceptively placed fairway and green side bunkers will challenge your distance control and depth perception.  Your finishing hole is a 492 yard, uphill slight dog leg right, that can make a strong case of being one of the toughest finishing holes in the area.  The White Course par 3's will prove to be some of the most challenging you have played.  This course will test your creativity. When in doubt, bump and run.

College Prep Series at Penn State

October 24-25

Penn State GC - White

State College, PA

Registration Deadline: October 14th

About us: The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Currently the HJGT is the largest junior golf tour in the United States hosting more 2-day nationally ranked events than another other tour. The HJGT has been able to achieve this goal by running the most professional events and providing an exceptional value to all of our players and families over the last 8 years. There are several factors that set us apart from the competition which we call #TheHurricaneDifference. Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the country. In 2015 the HJGT will conduct events in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Louisiana, Mississippi, Massachusetts and Connecticut. Juniors will compete in 1 of 5 divisions which are: Boys 15-18, Boys 13-14, Boys 11-12, Girls 15-18, and Girls 11-14. Memberships for the 2015 season start at $139 and tournament fees range from $189-$229 for 36 hole events. The HJGT season is based on a calendar year and players earn points throughout the season towards year end honors beginning January 1. For more information regarding the HJGT, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (904) 379-2697, or email info@hjgt.org.

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