On Saturday October 20 – Sunday October 21, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Connecticut Season Finale at Hop Meadow Country Club in Simsbury, CT. 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.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Jack Godin captured the first-place finish at the Connecticut Season Finale in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 156 (78-78). With solid play both days, Godin was able to hold off Michael Donnelly and Jared Walter by only 3 shots leaving them tied for second with a total of 159.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
In the Will Smith Boys14-15 division, Peter Meehan took home first place this weekend with a 2-day total of 166. Solid play in the second round allowed Meehan to take victory over Christopher Pieper and John Guerrera who finished tied for second with a 2-day total of 167.
Ernie Els 11-13
Elias Kennon did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 78-85 to win in his division over Angad Manaise who carded rounds of 92-90 to claim 2nd place. Alexander Enslein shot a 2-day total of 183 (87-96) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Elizabeth Garfield ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 166 (84-82). With consistent rounds, Garfield was able to hold off 2nd place finisher Amber Pennington by 1 shot. Rounding out the division was Sophia Sarrazin and Mia Grzywinski who each shot a 2-day total of 171 to tie for 3rd place.
Justin Rose Girls U13
In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division, Kennedy Swedick took home the victory with a 2-day total of 161. Sydney Young followed behind with a 2-day total of 169 to take a solo 2nd finish. Rounding out the division is Nicole Criscone who finished with a 2-day total of 171.
Boys 10 Under
In the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division, Nicky Jadav took home the victory with a 2-day total of 175. Josh Orgen followed behind with a 2-day total of 191 to take a solo 2nd finish. Rounding out the division is Will Lord who finished with a -day total of 192.