HJGT Heads to Savannah, GA on July 12-13

HJGT to stop in Savannah The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) will continue the 2012 season with the Wilmington Island Jr. Open. The Wilmington Island Jr. Open will take place at the Wilmington Island Golf Club in Savannah, GA July 12-13. This tournament will be ranked by the Junior Golf Scoreboard (JGS). South Carolina Junior Golf Association (SCJGA) Heritage points will also be up for grabs at Wilmington Island. Winners in all divisions will receive an automatic bid into the 2012 Tour Championship in December and a free pair of Kikkor Golf Shoes. The Wilmington Island Jr. Open will feature 36 holes of stroke play with competition spanning across four age divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 11-14, Girls 15-18 and Girls 11-14. The HJGT would also like to extend a special promotion for the 2012 summer. The Summer Triple Play Promotion is now in effect. If you register for 3 Hurricane events before June 21st you will receive 3 gifts compliments of the HJGT valued at $145. All events from June-August can count towards this promotion, make sure you get registered for your 3 events and take advantage of this great deal! Built in 1927 by Donald Ross Wilmington Island Golf Club has been a staple of Savannah for many years. Its par 72 course offers a challenging but exquisite layout. Wilmington Island was awarded the Junior Golf Leadership award in 2001. The course can play from a variety of yardages, stretching out to over 6800 yards from the tips. The course will provide challenges around every corner to keep players on their toes.  Wilmington Island has a course rating of 73.5 and a slope rating of 137.

Wilmington Island Jr. Open  Wilmington Island Golf Club

July 12-13, 2012 Savannah, GA

Registration Deadline: July 2nd, 2012

For more information regarding the Wilmington Island Jr. Open, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at 904-379-2697, or email info@hjgt.org.   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 tour will compete in one of five 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 southeast, with stops in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina.

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

download