On Saturday December 15 – Sunday December 16, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Arizona Winter Junior Open in Scottsdale, AZ. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from three divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Charles Zielinski captured the first-place finish at the Arizona winter Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division with a two-day total of +6. With solid play both days, Zielinski was able to hold off Bobby Manion who finished at +10. Aidan Collier rounded out the division with the 3rd place finish by shooting a two-day total of +12.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Ernie Els 11-13
Adam Miller did not disappoint in the Ernie Els Boys 11-13 Division as he finished at even par to win in his division over Alec Hilgers who finished at +13. Ryan Sefrioui and James Rogers shot a two-day total of +15 to finish in a tie for 3rd place.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Elli Gordon ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by finishing at +7 . With consistent rounds, Gordon was able to hold off Belle Balkan by one stroke. Rounding out the division was Cora Larson who shot a two-day total of +41 to claim a 3rd place finish.