Knoxville Junior Challenge, September 10-11

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Takes on Knoxville

The Knoxville Junior Challenge is scheduled to take place September 10-11

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to participate in the Knoxville Junior Challenge! This exciting event will be held at the River Islands Golf Club in Kodak, TN.  Do not miss out on this great opportunity to play at East Tennessee's #1 Golf Course !

This event is a two-day, 36-hole event. The first round will begin with a single tee start from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The second round will begin with a single tee start from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The Award Ceremony will commence at 2:00 p.m. Registration is $195 for HJGT members and $245 for non-members.

Approximate Yardages for the Knoxville Junior Challenge are as follows: Boys 10U: 4,813; Girls 13U: 5,133; Boys 11-13/Girls 14-18: 5,772; Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18: 6,766.

The Knoxville Junior Challenge is open to all golfers between the ages of 8-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS) and winners in each division will receive an invitation to the 2016 National Championship, Dec. 3-4. Top 10 finishers receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup.

American Junior Golf Association

  • This event does not have guaranteed AJGA stars for the divisions noted above. If a division is not listed above as guaranteed AJGA stars and the event meets the minimum requirements for any age division we will submit it to the AJGA for consideration. The minimums are as follows: Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18 = 40 players, Boys 11-13 = 20 players, Girls 14-18 = 12 players, and Girls under 13 = 6 players

Junior Golf Scoreboard

  • Ranking available for any age division in which five or more competitors complete at least a 36-hole event.

Course Information

East Tennessee's #1 Golf Course and Premier Daily Fee Golf Club was created to rival the country's most prestigious golf clubs, bringing world class, daily fee golf to Tennessee. Conveniently located in Kodak, Tennessee – ideally situated between Knoxville and the Great Smoky Mountains – River Islands Golf Club is spectacularly set on over 175 acres of breathtaking views where bald eagles soar high above the river otters playing along the river banks. Featuring a true, links style, Arthur Hills design, River Islands has been a must play course in Tennessee since it opened in 1991. River Islands provides for an outstanding experience for all participants.

 

Approximate Yardages for the Knoxville Junior Challenge are as follows: Boys 10U: 4,813; Girls 13U: 5,133; Boys 11-13/Girls 14-18: 5,772; Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18: 6,766.

Just the Basics

The Knoxville Junior Challenge

September 10-11

River Islands Golf Club

Kodak, TN

Registration Deadline: August 31

Follow the Action

  • Pairings, live leaderboards, scorecards and more can be found on our Tournament Page
  • To see live photos from the event check out our Instagram and for post-round galleries after each round, visit our Facebook page
  • Photos, videos and more live from the event can also be found on the HJGT Twitter page
  • Post-tournament videos and champions interviews are posted on the HJGT YouTube page on the day after the event

 

A NEW and improved HJGT app will be released soon for both Android and iPhone!

coming soon!