The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour is proud to announce this month’s NYX Players of the Month. The players with the four lowest tournament scores of the month have been named the HJGT’s NYX Players of the Month for May. This year the HJGT and NYX have partnered together to provide these players with their own free pair of NYX sunglasses. The sunglasses that the players will receive range in retail price from $35 to $79. NYX is one of the premier sunglass providers in the country and you can see all of their options at their website which is listed here. Congratulations to all of our NYX May Players of the Month.
Colton Godwin of Ocala, Florida is May's NYX player of the month in the Boys 15-18 division. Godwin was able to shoot a 137 at our College Prep Series at the University of Florida, in Gainesville, FL on May 10-11, 2014. Godwin was impressive throughout the tournament. During round one, he fired a two under, 68 with three birdies and 14 pars. On Sunday Godwin had five birdies for a one under par round, 69. Godwin maintained a two day total of 137, stealing the title of NYX player of the month by 3 strokes!
Isidora Quevedo of Sanitago, Chile outlasted her competitors in the Girls 15-18 division at Bartram Trail through the two days of competition, and was able to capture the title of NYX player of the month by shooting 142 during the tournament. Quevedo had the lowest score for the month at the Augusta Jr. Shootout on May 10-11, 2014, at the Bartram Trail Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. She won by firing off a first round 68 and a second round 74 for a weekend total of 142, two under par. Quevedo finished the competition with six total birdies on the weekend with two streaks of two coming in her first round. The highpoint of Quevedo’s weekend was her eagle on the par five, 18th hole during the first round.
In the Boys 11-14 division,Grant Smith of Charlotte, North Carolina became the NYX player of the month by shooting a 138 at the Augusta Jr. Shootout. He fired an even par 72 in round one and an impressive six under par, 66 in his final round for a tournament total of 138. He recorded ten birdies on the weekend including six coming in his bogey free final round. The Augusta Jr. Shootout, May 10-11, 2014 at Bartram Trail Golf Club proves to be where the lowest scores of the month were shot!
Taking home the honor of NYX player of the month as well as her new pair of NYX sunglasses, in the Girls 11-14 division is, Christyn Carr of Johns Creek, Georgia. Carr was the Girls 11-14 division champion by 11 strokes at the Augusta Jr. Shootout. She fired a first round 74 and a second round 77 for a weekend total of 151, proving to be NYX player of the month! Carr recorded four birdies during the tournament which helped to lead her to victory among her fellow competitors. The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour and NYX Sunglasses are proud to present the May players of the month and are extremely impressed with all of their great rounds of golf. You can purchase NYX’s world class sunglasses at www.nyxgolf.com.