From Saturday, April 27 – Sunday, April 28, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Academy Cup Series #1 at Timacuan Golf and Country Club in Lake Mary, FL. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from five divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and the Justin Rose Division Girls 13 and Under.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Fredric Rousseau of Team Brunton #1 did not disappoint this weekend, as he was the champion of the Tiger Woods Division with 142 strokes. Shawn Sehra of Team Brunton #1 earned second with 152 strokes. Just two strokes behind Sehra, there was a two-way tie for third. Luc Warnock of Team Brunton #1 and Callum McKay of Team Brunton #2 each finished with 154 strokes.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Ethan Irvine of Team Burton #2 ended up on top in the Will Smith Division, as he finished with 151 strokes. Tommy Chan of Team 4 earned the silver with 168 strokes. Gabe Prissert of Team Pla took the bronze with 188 strokes.
Ernie Els 11-13
Leading off the Ernie Els Division is Ethan Keen of Team Pla with 168 strokes. Rounding out the podium is Cameron Coe of Team Pla with 189 strokes.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Staying very consistent throughout the weekend allowed Jasmine Ly of Team Brunton #1 to become the winner of the Justin Timberlake Division. She finished out the weekend with 144 strokes. Ryleigh Knaub of Team 4 and Frances Melendez of Team Pla rounded out the division with 160 and 163 strokes respectively.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Carmella Carlisi of Team 5 captured the top spot in the Justin Rose Division over the weekend, as she finished with 165 strokes. McKenna Murphy of Team 4 earned second with 172 strokes. Staci Pla of Team Pla captured the final spot on the podium, with 181 strokes.