The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour was in Kent, Ohio to host the College Prep Series at Kent State on October 28 – October 29, hosted by Windmill Lakes Golf Club. The field battled through tough weather and near freezing temperatures, but never let it get in the way of their competitive spirit. The HJGT would like to thank the amazing staff members at Windmill Lakes for their hospitality and ensuring wonderful playing conditions for our field.
Our Boys 16-18 Champion is Campbell Wolf. The Mechanicsburg, PA native was able to navigate the golf course and jump to an early lead that he held all the way through the event. Shooting an impressive 75 on day one and 72 on day two, he was able to hold off the competition and take home the first place trophy. In second place we have Dylan Fitchet of Conneaut, OH. Fitchet produced a 79 on Saturday and 71 on Sunday. His score of 150 was good enough for second place. Brandon Bodis took home third place honors with a two-day score of 153(78-75).
Connor Stevens of Brookfield, OH is our boys 14-15 Champion. Stevens posted a total score of 153. He was able to rebound from his 81 on day one to produce a 72 on Sunday, which propelled him into the first place position. In Second place we have Ian Wagner. The Medina, NY native shot a 78 and 76 on Saturday and Sunday respectively, which was good enough for the second place trophy. Josh Wright of Fairlawn, OH. Wright shot 78 on Saturday and 76 on Sunday to give him a tie for second place.
Joey Gemerchak is our boys 11-13 Champion. The Toledo, OH native posted an impressive two-day score of 173(94-79). Gemerchak’s impressive set of skills allowed him to navigate around a challenging course and take home first place honors.
Our Girls 14-18 Champion is Alexis McMurray of Oakville, ON. McMurray posted a two-day score of 158(80-78). In second place we have Hayley Dye. The Delaware, OH native shot an 85 on Saturday and 78 on Sunday which placed her squarely into 2nd place. Rounding out the division, we have Sydney Leyerle in 3rd place. Leyerle posted a two-day score of 164(82-82). The ladies enjoyed their experience, which produced a great competition down the stretch.
Lydia Swan of North East, PA is the girls U13 Champion. Swan produced an impressive 73 on Saturday and a tournament-best 69 on Sunday which gave her the first place trophy. In second place we have Peyton Costabile of Ayr, ON. Costabile shot a two-day total of 181(87-94). Rounding out the division we have Madison Murphy in third place. Murphy posted scores of 91 on Saturday and 102 on Sunday.