College Prep Series at UK #2

On Saturday May 19 – Sunday May 20, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the second College Prep Series at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY. 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, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18 and the Justin Rose Girls U13 Division.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

College Prep Series at UK #2

Jaden Weisman of Malvern, PA captured the title in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a two day total of 141. He led the field in most birdies (9) and lowest scoring average (70.5). He was able to keep the lead in the second round after shooting an impressive 70 (-1) in round two, finishing just one stroke below second place finisher Blake Evans of West Liberty, KY. Evans fell just short of winning the most birdies and scoring average leaderboards with 8 birdies and a 71.0 average. Coming in third place was Stephan Warren shooting a two round total of 144.

Top 3 Leaders:
Jaden Weisman
Blake Evans
Stephan Warren

Will Smith Boys 14-15

College Prep Series at UK #2

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Jay Nimmo from Benton KY took home the title after being the only player to finish under par. Nimmo shot a 69 (-3) in round one to post a total 143 finish on the weekend. He led in most birdies (8), scoring average (71.5), and finished at the top of the par 3 leaderboard with a 2.8 average. Second place finisher Allan Lockwood from Elizabethtown, KY, finished 2 over both days, giving him a 148 total score. He finished second in both the par 3 and scoring average leaderboards. Jackson Hill rallied back in the second round shooting a 1 under par 71 to take home 3rd place honors.

Top 3 Leaders:
Jay Nimmo
Allan Lockwood
Jackson Hill

Ernie Els 11-13

College Prep Series at UK #2

Alexander Bennett of Georgetown, KY won the weekend for the Ernie Els Boys 11-13 division with a combined total of 153. An impressive 75 stroke finish after day 1 and 76.5 scoring average would seal the deal for Bennett. Second place finisher Cameron Phillips from Portsmouth, OH narrowly came in second despite 9 birdies, finishing at 155 after both rounds. Happy Gilmore took home the third place honors after shooting a two day total of 162.

Top 3 Leaders:
Alexander Bennett
Cameron Phillips
Happy Gilmore

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

College Prep Series at UK #2

Katherine James of Pittsburgh, PA was the champion of the Justin Timberlake Division. After 36 holes, James shot a 139 (-5) overall, shooting under par on both days. She led in most birdies with 9, and posted an impressive 69.5 scoring average. Coming in second was Emily Hummer (146) and Kira Wolf at a close third (147). Wolf placed second in most birdies (8) and finished at 3 over. Kira Wolf improved on her second round by one shot which secured her third place finish and a two day total of 147.

Top 3 Leaders:
Katherine James
Emily Hummer
Kira Wolf

Justin Rose Girls U13

College Prep Series at UK #2

In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division, Macie Brown from Mount Washington, KY took the title. Ending at 158 total, Brown earned her second first place finish of the 2018 season. She concluded the first round with 36 strokes (par) and a 3.5 par 3 average. Mia Hammond of Crooksville, OH posted a total score of 170 to take second place after a first place finish last weekend in Pittsburgh. Hammond led the weekend in birdies (2). Madison Borders secured her third place finish by 8 stroked with a two day total of 174.

Top 3 Leaders:
Macie Brown
Mia Hammond

Boys 10 Under

College Prep Series at UK #2
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Weather

Round 1.
Round 1.Round 1. High 85, Low 78. Sunny, Wind 10-15 MPH
Round 2.
Round 1.Round 1. High 85, Low 78. Sunny, Wind 10-15 MPH

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6756
Boys 14-15:
6756
Girls 14-18:
5770
Boys 11-13:
5770
Girls 13U:
5173
Boys 10U:

About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

In 2017, The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour announced a partnership with Nexus, an international hospitality and entertainment company backed by financier Joe Lewis and Tavistock Group, golfing great Tiger Woods and musician and entertainer Justin Timberlake, which will further our collective goal of growing the game of golf, broadening the Tour’s reach across the U.S. and around the world.

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intent of providing junior golfers between the ages of 11-18, and now 10 and under, an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. Golfers who participate on the tour will compete in one of six age divisions: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys U10, Girls 14-18, and Girls U13. Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the nation, with stops in Alabama, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia. In 2016, we have now expanded to the west coast and cover California, Texas, Arizona, Colorado, Washington, Nevada, and Oregon.

For more information regarding the 2017 HJGT Tour, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (407) 614-2962, or email info@hjgt.org.

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Midwest Regional Invitational

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