From August 17th and 18th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Doral Junior Open. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of 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 Justin Rose Division Girls Under 13.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Austin-Perry Kilburn from Monroe, GA was the first-place finisher this weekend. Kilburn shot an impressive 143 for the weekend. Bringing in scores of 74 and 69. Demi Di Matteo was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 71 and 74 for a combined total of 145. Trey Rouse finished the top three honors with scores of 77 and 71 for a weekend total of 148.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Alex Grey from Dacula, was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 79 and 80 for a combined total of 159. Garrett Armbrust was the runner up with scores of 85 and 77 for a 162 weekend total. Rounding out our top three was Owen Baginski who brought in scores of 86 and 79 for a combined total of 165.
Ernie Els 11-13
Anthony Purcea from Buford, GA shot an outstanding 143 to finish with first place honors this weekend. With 10 birdies over the entire weekend, Purcea brought in scores of 74 and 61. Jeremiah Bianchi from Burford, GA was the runner up for the weekend with combined scores of 77 and 78 for 155 strokes. Josh Durthaler rounded out our top three with a score of 160 strokes.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Brinson Hall from Mount Airy, GA was the top finisher with consistent scores of 76 and 82 for a 158 weekend finish. Kennedy Arnette from Cumming, GA took home the runner up title with scores of 82 and 79 for a weekend total of 161. To round out our top three was Jada Richardson who shot a 172 a combined total of 88 and 84 over the two days.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Nina Porcello from Woodstock, GA was the top finisher for the Justin Rose division with scores of 92 and 84. Her combined total for the weekend was 176 strokes.