From Saturday, April 20 – Sunday, April 21, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Canongate Series #3 at Traditions of Braselton Golf Club in Jefferson, GA. 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.
It was a very tight race in the Tiger Woods Division, as there was a tie for first place. Avery Arasin of Marietta, GA and Nicholas Johnson of Gray, GA both earned the gold as they finished with 156 strokes each. Just one stroke behind them was Ryan Markwalter of Evans, GA with 157 strokes.
Leading off the Will Smith Division was Vinay Yerramsetti of Vestavia, AL, as he finished with 91 strokes. Sahish Reddy of Duluth, GA earned the silver with 160 strokes. There was a tie for third, as Matthew Young of Atlanta, GA and Garrett Armbrust of Woodstock, GA finished with 164 strokes each.
There was another competitive field in the Ernie Els Division, as there was another tie for first. Taiki Miyagi of Johns Creek, GA and Wesley Hu of Suwannee, GA finished with 160 strokes each. This went into a playoff, and Miyahi ended up on top. Just one stroke shy of first was Ethan Coffield of Hamilton, GA.
Staying consistent throughout the weekend caused Ellie Sand of El Dorado Hills, CA to earn the top spot in her division with 151 strokes. Meghna Grover of Duluth, GA earned the silver with 96 strokes. Rounding out the division was Reagan Zibilski of Nixa, MO with 158 strokes.
Camryn Coffield of Hamilton, GA did not disappoint this weekend, as she earned the gold with 161 strokes. Alisa Pressley of Flowery Branch, GA earned second with 174 strokes. The final spot on the podium went to Kate Ha of Auburn, AL with 178 strokes.