The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Comes to Jekyll Island
The Jekyll Island Jr. Open is set for April 9-10
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the Jekyll Island Junior Open! This event will be held on April 9-10 at the Pine Lakes course at Jekyll Island Golf Club in Jekyll Island, Ga. Don’t miss out on a great opportunity to play at one of Georgia’s premier courses! This event is a two-day, 36-hole event. Both rounds will begin with a double tee start from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration for members is $195 and $245 for non-members.
The Jekyll Island Junior Open is open to all golfers between the ages of 8-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS), possible American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) stars, South Carolina Junior Golf Association Heritage Points (SCJGA), winners in each division will receive an invitation to the 2016 Tour Championship on Dec. 3-4, top three in each division will receive an invitation to the 2016 Mid Season Invitational at Chateau Elan on June 11-13, and top-10 finishers receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, all HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup.
American Junior Golf Association
- This event has guaranteed AJGA stars for the following divisions: Boys 14-18 Champion = 4 Performance Stars, Boys 14-18 Top 5 = 1 Performance Star, Girls 14-18 Champion = 4 Performance Stars, Girls 14-18 Top 3 = 1 Performance Star
- If a division is not listed above as guaranteed AJGA stars and the event meets the minimum requirements for any age division, we will submit for consideration. The minimums are as follows: Boys 11-13 = 20 players, Girls 13U = 6 players
Junior Golf Scoreboard
- Ranking available for any division in which five or more competitors complete at least a 36-hole event.
The Pine Lakes course opened in 1968 and has since been renovated in 2002. The Clyde Johnson design is the longest of the four courses at Jekyll Island. Pine Lakes deftly utilizes the ocean forests and marshlands to create a beautiful golf experience. Yardages for this event are as follows: Boys 10U: 5,025; Girls 13U: 5,097; Boys 11-13/Girls 14-18: 5,799; Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18: 6,744
Just the Basics
Jekyll Island Golf Course – Pine Lakes course
Jekyll Island, Ga.
Registration Deadline: March 30
Follow the Action
- Pairings, live leaderboards, scorecards and more can be found on our Tournament page
- To see live photos from the event check out our Instagram and for post-round galleries after each round, visit our Facebook page
- Photos, videos and more live from the event can also be found on the HJGT Twitter page
- Post-tournament videos and champions interviews are posted on the HJGT YouTube page on the day after the event