Kissimmee, FL will be playing host to the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour for the Orange Lake Junior Open the weekend of April 20-21. The tournament will be played at the scenic Reserve at Orange Lake. This prestigious tournament will be ranked by Junior Golf Scoreboard as well as GolfWeek. This event will feature the much coveted AJGA performance stars for the champions. Four performance stars will be awarded to the boy’s and girl’s 15-18 champions. One performance star will be awarded to the boy’s 11-14 champion provided that the division has 20 or more competitors. The winners of all three of the previously mentioned divisions will also receive an exemption to play an event on the Florida Junior Tour. Winners of all four divisions, including the girl’s 11-14 division, will receive an automatic bid into the 2013 HJGT Tour Championship. Top ten finishers in all four divisions will receive points towards All-HJGT Teams and the Hurricane Cup. The event will be a two day event consisting of two days of 18-hole stroke play. Both Saturday and Sunday will be double tee starts. Saturday will begin at 12:00 pm and Sunday will begin bright and early at 7:30 am. Registration will be on Saturday preceding the round from 11:00 am- 12:00pm. There will be four age divisions in this tournament: boy’s 15-18, girl’s 15-18, boy’s 11-14, and girl’s 11-14. Top three finishers in all divisions will receive trophies, the player with the most birdies in each division will win a bracelet courtesy of EFX sports. The player in each division with the most improved score from day-one to day-two will receive an entire set of Golf Pride grips. The awards ceremony will take place at approximately 2:30 pm on Sunday. The registration fee for members is $179 and for non-members is $199. Register online at www.hjgt.org. The Reserve at Orange Lake was built in 2005 and features Bermuda fairways and mini-verde greens. The course was designed by Mike Dasher to incorporate Florida’s beautiful natural wetlands and it does just that. The whole course offers beautiful scenery which makes The Reserve at Orange Lake truly a joy to play.
The Reserve at Orange Lake
April 20- April 21, 2013
Registration Deadline: April 10, 2013
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 15-18 and Girls 11-14. 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 this event, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (904) 379-2697, or email email@example.com