On Saturday October 13 – Sunday October 14, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Club Med Junior Open in Port St. Lucie, FL. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from sifive divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Justin Rose Division Girls U13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Yuya Eguchi captured the first-place finish at the Club Med Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 143 (69-74). With solid play both days, Eguchi was able to hold off Justin Greenberg by only 1 shot having him place for second with a total of 144. Rounding out the division was Hector Debonnet with a two day total of 145.
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division Cooper Lindberg took home first place this weekend after a one hole playoff over Arjun Rana. Rounding out the division was Daiki Taniguchi who finished in third with a 2-day total of 150.
Louie Liu did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 73-74 to win in his division over Max Jelinek who carded rounds of 76-74 to claim 2nd place. Rafe Cochran shot a 2-day total of 154 (79-75) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Madyson Gold ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 142 (69-73). With consistent rounds, Gold was able to hold off Hina Matsui by 3 shots and claiming 2nd place. Rounding out the division was Valentine Savioz who shot a 2-day total of 148 to claim 3rd place.
In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division Caiyi (Flora) Zhang took home the victory with firing a 2-day total of 153. Sabrina Dami Kim followed behind with shooting a 2-day total of 161 to take a solo 2nd finish.