From Saturday, April 6 – Sunday, April 7, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the College Prep Series at UK at the College Prep Series at UK in Lexington, KY. 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 10 and Under, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and the Justin Rose Division Girls 13 and Under. Due to weather conditions, the Tiger Woods Division was the only division that was able to finish the second round.
The champion of the Tiger Woods Division was Henry Lane of Lexington, KY, who finished out the two-day tournament with 153 strokes. Lane Hooper of Greenbrier, TN earned the silver, as he finished just one stroke behind the champion. Three strokes behind Hooper was Tyler Abernathy of Clinton, KY with 158 strokes.
Mitchell Perdue of Lewis Center, OH earned the gold in the Will Smith Division, as he finished with 85 strokes. Griffin Hrabak of Medinah, OH earned second with 91 strokes.
Shooting an 83 on Saturday caused Bradford Lacefield of Versailles, KY to take home the gold in the Ernie Els Division.
Leading off the Justin Timberlake Division was Alexis McMurray of Oakville, Canada, who finished with 75 strokes. Morgan Shown of Lexington, KY earned the silver with 78 strokes. Just one stroke behind Shown was third-place finisher Olivia Swain of Uniontown, OH.
The gold medal for the Justin Rose Division went to Carter Lankford of Lexington, KY, who finished out the tournament with 86 strokes. Lexi Ray of Franklin, IN earned second with 99 strokes. Rounding out the podium was Keira Yun of Elizabethtown, KY with 112 strokes.
Boys 10 Under
The Bryson DeChambeau Division was no match for Colton Watson of Bloomington, IN, as he won the gold with a grand total of 89 strokes.