54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

On Saturday, May 26 – Monday, May 28, 2018, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour hosted the 54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial in Thomasville, North Carolina. The three-day tournament that took place over Memorial Day Weekend had a player field consisting of five divisions including the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division, Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, Ernie Els Boys 11-13 Division, Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division, and the Justin Rose Girls U13 Division.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

Rico Rudolf of Klagenfurt, Austria won the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division with a three-day total of 225. He tied for the lowest scoring average (75) and made the most birdies (7). He was able to take the lead in round three after shooting 73, finishing two strokes below second place finishers Angel Guerra of Maturin, Venezuela and Santiago Sanchez of Mexico City, Mexico, who tied at 227 (+14).

Top 3 Leaders:
Rico Rudolf
Angel Guerra
Santiago Sanchez

Will Smith Boys 14-15

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, Keegan Brown of Tega Cay, South Carolina took home the victory with a three-day total of 250 (+37). He had the lowest scoring average (83.3) in his field and made one birdie. His performance in the first round helped Brown win as he and second place finisher, Mauricio Miranda of Chihuahua, Mexico, both shot 80 and 88 in rounds two and three. Miranda had two birdies and finished with a total of 253 (+40). Drew Coppin of Denver, North Carolina had the most birdies (3) finished third with a total of 260.

Top 3 Leaders:
Keegan Brown
Mauricio Miranda
Drew Coppin

Ernie Els 11-13

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

1st place, Peter Nusbaum of Pittsboro, North Carolina led the Ernie Els Boys 11-13 Division over the course of the entire three days to finish with a total of 230. He had the lowest scoring average (76.7) in his field, the most birdies (7), and the longest birdie or better streak (3). Jose Fernandez Jr. from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, finished second with a total with 257. Third place finisher, Chase McLaughlin of Kernersville, North Carolina, made two birdies and shot a total of 265.

Top 3 Leaders:
Peter Nusbaum
Jose Fernandez
Chase McLaughlin

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

In the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division, Julia McLaughlin of Princeton, New Jersey clinched the victory with a three-day total of 220. She had the lowest scoring average (73.3) and made the most birdies (6). Susana Olivraes of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, made 5 birdies to help her finish second with a total of 227. Third place finisher, Hannah Foster from Hobe Sound, Florida finished with a total of 245.

Top 3 Leaders:
Julia McLaughlin
Susana Olivraes
Hannah Foster

Justin Rose Girls U13

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial

As for Girls U13, Kirstyn Page, of King, NC, took home the trophy just like her division ambassador Justin Rose. She had a low scoring average of 86.7 and made 2 birdies. This is Kirstyn’s first 1st place finish of the year, following her 6th place finish a few months ago.

Top 3 Leaders:
Kirstyn Page

Boys 10 Under

54 Hole Junior Open at Colonial
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Weather

Round 1.
Round 1. High 85, Low 73. Partly Cloudy, Wind 10-15 MPH
Round 2.
Round 1. High 85, Low 73. Partly Cloudy, Wind 10-15 MPH

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6644
Boys 14-15:
6644
Girls 14-18:
5649
Boys 11-13:
5649
Girls 13U:
5036
Boys 10U:

About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

In 2017, The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour announced a partnership with Nexus, an international hospitality and entertainment company backed by financier Joe Lewis and Tavistock Group, golfing great Tiger Woods and musician and entertainer Justin Timberlake, which will further our collective goal of growing the game of golf, broadening the Tour’s reach across the U.S. and around the world.

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intent of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18, and now 10 and under, an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. Golfers who participate on the tour will compete in one of six age divisions: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys U10, Girls 14-18, and Girls U13. Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the nation, with stops in Alabama, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. In 2016, we have now expanded to the west coast and cover California, Texas, Arizona, Colorado, Washington, Nevada, and Oregon.

For more information regarding the 2017 HJGT Tour, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (407) 614-2962, or email info@hjgt.org.

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