On Saturday October 13 – Sunday October 14, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the first of many Elite Series events at the Legends at Orange Lake in Kissimmee, FL. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made up of one Open Boys Division and one Open Girls Division. The yardages exceeded our normal events which tested their skills and would help prepare them for Collegiate level.
Kotaro Murata won first place victory in the Elite Series at Orange Lake this past weekend with a total score of 143. Murata was able to hold off Mariano Ayora with strong play and Ayora was only behind by 3 shots and placed second with a two-day total of 146. Coming in third was Jake Nash, Joonil Kim, and Ian Lazar Carter Davis who are three strong athletes who tied for third with a two-day total of 147.
Anne Fernandez did not disappoint in the Girls Open Division as she carded rounds of 68-75 to win in her division over Siyan Chen who carded rounds of 75-72 to claim 2nd place. Rounding out the division was Yoko Tai who placed third with a two day total of 148.