Black Bear Junior Open

From January 23rd -24th , the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Black Bear Junior Open. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of six divisions that included the Boys 16-18 Division, Boys 14-15 Division, Boys 11-13 Division, Boys Under 10 Division, Girls 14-18 Division, and Girls Under 13 Division.

Boys 16-18

Black Bear Junior Open

Ben Walker from Winter Park, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Walker brought in scores of 69 and 71 for a combined total of 140 for the weekend. Zachary Loninger from Crosswicks, NJ was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 75 and 72 for a combined total of 147. Owen Gorman from Ottawa, Canada and Will Summers from Richfield, WI tied for the top three honors. Gorman brought in scores of 77 and 76 for a weekend total of 153. Summers brought in scores of 73 and 80 for a weekend total of 153.

Top 3 Leaders:
Ben Walker
Zachary Loninger
Owen Gorman
Will Summers

Boys 14-15

Black Bear Junior Open

Steven Liu from Lake Mary, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Liu brought in scores of 74 and 74 for a combined total of 148 for the weekend. Andrew Lutjens from Cartersville, GA was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 80 and 83 for a combined total of163. Carver Larson from Alexandria, MN finished the top three honors with scores of 86 and 85 for a weekend total of 171.

Top 3 Leaders:
Steven Liu
Andrew Lutjens

Boys 11-13

Black Bear Junior Open

Mihir Roperia from Cranbury, NJ was the first-place finisher this weekend. Roperia brought in scores of 76 and 78 for a combined total of 154 for the weekend. Konner Kubica from Northville, MI was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 87 and 78 for a combined total of 165.

Top 3 Leaders:
Mihir Roperia
Konner Kubica

Girls 14-18

Black Bear Junior Open

Sarah Shao from Green Brook, NJ was the first-place finisher this weekend. Shao brought in scores of 78 and 73for a combined total of 151 for the weekend. Skylar Kew from Burlington, Canada was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 78 and 74 for a combined total of 152. Susan Chen from Lake Mary, FL finished the top three honors with scores of 78 and 82 for a weekend total of 160.

Top 3 Leaders:
Sarah Shao
Skylar Kew
Susan Chen

Girls U13

Black Bear Junior Open

Jolie Pastorick from Sarasota, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Pastorick brought in scores of 82 and 80 for a combined total of 162 for the weekend. Briel Royce from Lake Nona, FL was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 81 and 90 for a combined total of 171. Kitt Smith from Orlando, FL finished the top three honors with scores of 172 and 160 for a weekend total of 332.

Top 3 Leaders:
Jolie Pastorick
Briel Royce
Kitt Smith

Boys 10 Under

Black Bear Junior Open

Lucas Lu from Lake Mary, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Lu brought in scores of 86 and 82 for a combined total of 168 for the weekend. Rick Buakhum from Ellicot City, MD was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 86 and 95 for a combined total of 181.

Top 3 Leaders:
Lucas Lu
Rick Buakhum

Weather

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Tournament Yardages

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About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 8-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Currently the HJGT is the largest multi-day junior golf tour in the United States hosting more 2-day nationally ranked events than any other tour. The HJGT has been able to achieve this goal by running the most professional events and providing an exceptional value to all of our players and families over the last 14 years.

Based out of Orlando, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the country. In 2021, the HJGT will conduct events in Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Canada. Juniors will compete in 1 of 6 divisions which are: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys under 10, Girls 14-18, and Girls Under 13. Click here to view approximate yardages for each division. The HJGT season is based on a calendar year and players earn points throughout the season towards year end honors beginning December 31, 2021.

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.

RECENT RESULTS

Raleigh Junior Open

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

Major Championship at the Medalist at Avalon

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

Southeast Florida Junior Shootout

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

College Prep Series at Saint Leo

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

Northern Virginia Spring Junior Open

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

Hartford Junior Open

May 14, 2022
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May 15, 2022
Winner : 

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