From Saturday June 8ththrough Sunday June 9th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Chateau Elan Jr. Shootout. 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 the Justin Rose Division Girls 13 and Under.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Palmer Weaver claimed victory after shooting a 72 one over for the day. Palmer won by a one-shot margin over Jack Stafford since inclement weather shortened the tournament to a single round. Jack Stafford of Crandall, GA shot a 73 with 3 birdies to claim runner-up honors. And rounding up the top-three were Brady Edwards of Hiram, GA and Jacob Kephart of Nolensville, TN with rounds of 74 to tie for third-place honors.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Aryan Kaila of Delhi, India shot a 70, 2 under for the day and won by a six shot margin over his closest competitor. Brett Cooper of Hixson, TN shot a 76 with a birdie on hole 10 to claim runner-up honors. And rounding up the top-three was Jeb McDonald who tied Cooper with a 76 as well and a birdie on hole number 5.
Ernie Els 11-13
Jackson Cavanaugh of Newnan, GA shot 76 for the day to win by a one-shot margin over his closest competitor making two birdies. Ethan Coffield of Hamilton, GA shot a 77 with a birdie on hole 10 to claim runner-up honors. And rounding up the top-three was Parth Kumar of Suwanee, GA with a 79 for the day and a birdies on 15 to claim solo third-place honors.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Michelle Zhou of Southlake, TX shot an impressive 67, four under for the day and win by a three-shot margin. Alexandria Kantor of Milton GA shot a 72 with 3 birdies to claim runner-up honors. And rounding up the top-three was Aleks Golde of Atlanta, GA with a 76 for the tournament to claim third-place honors with four birdies.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Camryn Coffield of Hamilton, GA shot an 80 on the shortened tournament to claim first-place with a one shot margin over her closest competitor. Zoe Duval of Cumming, GA shot an 81 with a birdie on hole 8 to claim solo runner-up honors for the weekend. And rounding up our top-three was Elle Marie Reisner of Atlanta, GA with an 87 for the day to claim third-place.