The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the Pinehurst Junior Shootout. This event will be held at Pinehurst in Pinehurst, NC on January 30-31. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to compete at one of America’s most renowned golf resorts! The Pinehurst Junior Shootout is open to all golfers between the ages of 10-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS), winners in each division will receive in an invitation to the 2016 Tour Championship December 3-4, 2016, top three in each division will receive an invitation to the 2016 Mid Season Invitational at Chateau Elan June 11-13, 2016, top-10 finishers receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup, South Carolina Junior Golf Association Heritage Points (SCJGA), and Tarheel Youth Golf Association Points (TYGA).
Junior Golf Scoreboard
- Any division in which 5 or more competitors complete at least a 36-hole event
This event is a two-day, 36-hole event. Both rounds will begin with a single tee start from 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Registration for members is $469 and $519 for non-members. Entry fee includes a two-night stay on site at Pinehurst (Friday and Saturday night) with double beds in each room. The HJGT will take care of your reservation with the hotel, there is no need to call Pinehurst. Pinehurst No. 5 was designed in 1961 by Donald Ross protégé Ellis Maples and is the fifth of nine courses at the resort. Self-proclaimed as the cornerstone of the classic courses at Pinehurst, No. 5 adapts to the natural land with water carries and elevated greens providing ample challenge for any and all golfers, with five sets of tees ranging from 5,248 to 6,848 yards. No. 5 features Certified Tifway 419 Bermuda grass on its tees, fairways and rough. Penn G-2 bentgrass can be found on the greens of the par-72 track.
Pinehurst No. 5
Registration Deadline: January 20
About us: The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 10-18 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 2016 the HJGT will expand to Texas, California, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Washington as well as 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 6 divisions which are: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys U10, Girls 14-18, and Girls U13. Memberships for the 2016 season start at $159 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.