Myrtle Beach Jr. Challenge Sept. 28-29

Myrtle Beach Junior Challenge September 28-29

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The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour based out of Jacksonville, FL will make its second stop in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  On September 28-29, Myrtle Beach National will host the Myrtle Beach 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 Myrtle Beach National 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, September 28 and Sunday, September 29.  Registration for the event will commence at 11:30AM on September 28.  Both the first and second rounds will feature a double tee start from 12:30PM – 2:30PM.  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/) Rated 4.5 stars in Golf Digest’s “Places to Play” Guide in 2010, West Course at Myrtle Beach National is carved through secluded Carolina pines that provide golfers with the backdrop of nature. Its traditional layout and design offers wide fairways and large Mini Verde Bermuda grass greens that make for an enjoyable golf experience for players of all abilities. All the par-4s play under 400 yards from the middle-back tees, and par-5s are all possible to reach in two, all playing under 500 yards. Designed by Arnold Palmer, this course will be a great one for our junior golfers.

Myrtle Beach Junior Challenge

Myrtle Beach National – West Course

September 28-29, 2013

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Registration Deadline: September 18, 2013 at 11:59 PM EDT

About us: 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 info@hjgt.org.

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

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