From May 9th to the 10th the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Black Bear Junior Open The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of 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 Boys 10, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and Justin Rose Division Girls Under 13.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Chase Johnson from Appling, GA was the first-place finisher this weekend. Johnson brought in scores of 76 and 68 for a combined total of 144 stroke for the weekend. Peyton Purvis from Paducah, KY was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 75 and 69 for a combined total of 14. Dallas Pettus from Statham, GA and Jeremy Edmunds from Charlotte, NC tied for the top three honors with scores 153 for the weekend.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Jayden Carroll from North Augusta, SC was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 75 and 76 for a combined total of 151 strokes. Davis Neal from North Augusta, SC was the runner up with scores of 76 and 82 for a 158 weekend total. Clark Sonnenberg from Alburquerque, NM finished the top three honors with scores of 79 and 89 for a weekend total of 168.
Ernie Els 11-13
Xeve Perez from Evans, GA was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 74 and 78 for a combined total of 152 strokes. Grady Kelley from Augusta, GA and Bear Dollander from Savannah, GA tied this weekend for runner up honors. They both brought in scores of 164.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Gracie Song from Waxhaw, NC was the top finisher with impressive scores of 71 and 74 for 145 weekend finish. Iris Cao from Duluth, GA took home the runner up title with scores of 69 and 77 for a weekend total of 146. Madison Holmes from Paragould, AR rounded out the top three with scores consistant scores of 75 giving her a combined total of 150 for the weekend.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Georgia Bosart from Greensboro, GA was the top finisher for the Justin Rose division with scores of 84 and 87. Her combined total for the weekend was 171 strokes. Adyson Lukich from Evans, GA was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 94 and 91, a combined total of 185 strokes. To round out the top three honors was Emma Brodrick from Grovetown, GA with scores of 104 and 106. Brodrick finished the weekend with a combined score of 210 strokes.
Boys 10 Under
Coley Cassedy from Grovetown, GA was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 81 and 84 for a combined total of 165 strokes.