On Saturday October 13 – Sunday October 14, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the College Prep Series at Furman University in Greenville, SC. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from six divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Bryson Dechambeau Division Boys U10, Justin Rose Division Girls U13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Sam Barton captured the first-place finish at the College Prep Series at Furman in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 142 (68-74). With solid play both days, Barton was able to hold off Cade Hancock by only 2 shots having him place for second with a total of 144. Rounding out the division was Tommy Lamb with a two day total of 145.
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division Lucan Jinglov took home first place this weekend in shooting a 2-day total of 155. Solid play in the second round allowed Jinglov to take victory over Will Jones who had a two-day total of 158. Rounding out the division was Robert Thompson IV, Keegan brown, and Will Herman tying in third with a 2-day total of 159.
William Jennings did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 68-69 to win in his division over Jackson Byrd who carded rounds of 79-69 to claim 2nd place. Tip Price shot a 2-day total of 150 (73-77) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Romina Villanueva ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 146 (72-74). With consistent rounds, Villanueva was able to hold off Susana Olivares by 1 shot and claiming 2nd place. Rounding out the division was YeonJoo Kim, Mary Hunt Murray and Maggie Jackson who shot a 2-day total of 153 to claim 3rd place.
Congratulation to Olivia Pellerin in the Justin Rose Girls U13 division taking home first place victory this past weekend with a two-day total of 176!!
Boys 10 Under
Congratulations to Grady Kelley for placing first in the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division as he carded rounds of 91-86 (177)!