On Saturday October 13 – Sunday October 14, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the College Prep Series at Purdue inWest Lafayette, IN. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from five 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 and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Isaac Klempner captured the first-place finish at the College prep series at Perdue in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 160 (78-82). With solid play both days, Klempner was able to hold off Jaydan Morgan as he carted (80-81) and a 161 total. Rounding out the division was Matthew Crombie with a total of 162.
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division Cooper Benedict scored a two day total of 156 for a first place victory. Solid play in the second round allowed Benedict to hold his winning spot over Tommy Philpot who played a solid game and carted around (78-81) with a total of 159. Rounding out the division was Jiles Wyatt with a two-day total of 165 and placing him in third.
Happy Gilmore did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 81-83 to win in his division over Connor Caparos who carded rounds of 87-82 to claim 2nd place.
Megan Donahue ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 157 (81-76). With consistent rounds, Donahue was able to hold off Mckayla Tallman by 7 shots and claiming 2nd place.
Boys 10 Under
Sam Carraher did not disappoint in the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division as he carded rounds of 86-84 to win in his division with a two-day total of 170!