Augusta Junior Challenge

On Thursday, November 2, 2017, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour traveled to Evans, GA to host the Augusta Junior Challenge at the beautiful Jones Creek Golf Course. The players worked really hard throughout the hilly course and a weather delay on Saturday to find sun and lower scores on Sunday.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Augusta Junior Challenge

Patrick Jean-Pierre, a local of Augusta, GA is the boys 16-18 champion. Jean-Pierre solidified the victory in his division carding a 76 Saturday and 75 Sunday for a two-day total of 151. Tying for 2nd, Drew Greene of Aiken, SC and Luke Underhill both carded a total of 161. The players had a great time competing against some of the best junior golfers in the country.

Top 3 Leaders:
Patrick Jean-Pierre
Drew Greene
Luke Underhill

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Augusta Junior Challenge

Alex Colligan of Evans, GA is the champion of the boys 14-15 division. Colligan posted the only under par round of 71 Saturday and 79 Sunday for a 150 two-day total to claim the title. AJ Ford of Atlanta, GA came in 2nd after finishing with a two-day total of 161 (89-72). Bryan Kim and Gage Weeks tied for 3rd place after a two-day total of 163. This division had great competition and each player can walk away proud of their effort.

Top 3 Leaders:
Aj Ford
Alex Colligan
Bryan Kim

Ernie Els 11-13

Augusta Junior Challenge

Brady Bentley of Augusta, GA is the boys 11-13 champion shooting an 88 Saturday and a 77 Sunday for a 2 day total of 165. After a one hole playoff against Evan Prickett, Bentley claimed the title sinking a 10 foot putt for par. Coming in 2nd, Evan Prickett of North Augusta, SC, shot a strong 79 Saturday and an 86 Sunday. Coming in a close 3rd, Peter Garud posted an 87 Saturday and 82 Sunday for a total of 169. The boys had a fun time navigating through the course and showed maturity beyond their years in overcoming its many challenges.

Top 3 Leaders:
Evan Prickett
Brady Bentley
Peter Garud

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Augusta Junior Challenge

Michelle Cao of Duluth, GA is the girls 14-18 champion. Cao had a 79 Saturday and followed that with an 82 on Sunday for a two-day total of 161. Finishing in 2nd from Martinez, GA was Kendall Smith who posted rounds of 82 and 84 to finish with a total of 166. Claire Wickes finished in 3rd place with a two-day total of 174 (86-88). The ladies each enjoyed their experience, with some intense competition down the stretch.

Top 3 Leaders:
Michelle Cao
Kendall Smith
Claire Wickes

Justin Rose Girls U13

Augusta Junior Challenge
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Boys 10 Under

Augusta Junior Challenge

Christian Haskins of Johns Island, SC took home the 1st place trophy for the boys 10U division. Haskins posted a 101 Saturday and 102 Sunday for a two day total of 203. It was all smiles on the course this weekend!

Top 3 Leaders:
Christian Haskins

Weather

Round 1.
Round 1: Low 58, High 81. Partly Cloudy, Wind 3-5 Mph
Round 2.
Round 1: Low 58, High 81. Partly Cloudy, Wind 3-5 Mph

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6,707
Boys 14-15:
6,707
Girls 14-18:
5,684
Boys 11-13:
5,684
Girls 13U:
Boys 10U:
4,961

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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Chicago Fall Junior Open

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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