The HJGT Heads South April 28-29

HJGT Storms Back to Bradenton


The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) will host the IMG Academies Junior Classic at the IMG Academies Golf and Country Club in Bradenton, FL, April 28-29, 2012. This will mark the second time this season that the HJGT has hosted a tournament at the course. The IMG Academies Junior Classic will be ranked by Golfweek, and AJGA Performance Stars will be at stake. The Boys and Girls 15-18 Division Champion will be awarded four AJGA Performance stars based on their performance.  Also at stake will be Florida Junior Tour (FJT) Exemptions. Division champions from the Boys and Girls 15-18 Division, and the champion in the Boys 11-14 Division will receive one FJT Exemption. The tournament will also be ranked by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard. The IMG Academies Junior Classic will feature 36-holes of stroke play on the club’s 18 hole course across four age divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 11-14, Girls 15-18 and Girls 11-14. Winners in each division will receive an automatic bid into the 2012 Tour Championship, and the Top 10 winners will earn points towards year end honors. Premium members will compete in the Bridgestone Challenge. Winners of the challenge in each division receive a dozen of B330 Golf Balls and Bridgestone Hat. The HJGT would also like to extend a special promotion to all players new to the tour, any player who has not played in a HJGT tournament before can register for their first tournament for only $99, call the HJGT headquarters for more information! The IMG Academies Golf and Country Club is home to the David Leadbetter Golf Academy.  The course has over 6800 yards of slender pine trees and billowing oaks that accompany the rolling fairways. The course proved to be a challenge earlier in the year, and junior golfers can expect to have those same challenges once again.

IMG Academies Jr. Classic IMG Academies Golf and Country Club

April 28-29, 2012 Bradenton, FL Registration Deadline: April 18, 2012

For more information regarding the IMG Academies Jr. Classic, please visit our website at, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at 904-379-2697, or email

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