Hilton Head Jr Shootout

On October 21st and 22nd 2017, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour made a stop at the Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes in Hardeeville, SC.  Golfers were met with great conditions to shoot red numbers on Saturday and even with tough conditions on Sunday, the golfers were unfazed.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Hilton Head Jr Shootout

In the Boys 16-18 division, Fabricio Gaxiola of Cordoba, Mexico secured the champion trophy with two outstanding rounds under par (69-67) for a total of 136.  Gaxiola shot 4 birdies and 13 pars for the first round and finished the second round with 6 birdies and 11 pars; 4 of his 6 birdies were made on the front nine to raise the stakes for his fellow competitors. Completing the top three finishers was a two-way tie for second.  Jeremy Sisson of Skaneateles, NY and Mikus Ming of Smiths, Bermuda both totaled 138.  After shooting a 72 on day one, Sisson shot an impressive 66 to put pressure on Gaxiola.  Ming (70-68), Sisson (72-66).

 

Top 3 Leaders:
Fabricio Gaxiola
Jeremy Sisson
MIkus Ming

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Hilton Head Jr Shootout

In the Boys 14-15 division, Angel Guerra of North Myrtle Beach, SC took home the first place hardware with a total of 150.  Guerra completed Round 1 with a 78.  He clawed back in Round 2 to make even with par completed with 2 birdies and 14 pars. The second place trophy was awarded to Luke Perrino of Mooresville, NC.  Perrino shot one over par the first day to take an early lead with 3 birdies and 11 pars.  With competitors coming up right behind him, Perrino shot a 78 to come up one short of Guerra.  The third place finisher was Mudit Rana of Noida, India. Rana shot rounds of 77-75 for a total of 152. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Angel Guerra
Mudit Rana
Luke Perrino

Ernie Els 11-13

Hilton Head Jr Shootout

In the Boys 11-13 division, Evan Prickett of North Augusta, SC showed his consistency with back to back rounds of 77 and once he took the lead he never looked back with a total of 154.Second place was a back and forth affair that was ultimately taken by Luke Guthrie of Hilton Head Island, SC with rounds of 85-89 for a total of 174.  Rounding out the top three finishers was Jose Fernandez Jr. of Myrtle Beach, SC.  Fernandez shot rounds of 84-91 for a total of 175. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Evan Prickett
Luke Guthrie
Jose Fernandez

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Hilton Head Jr Shootout

In the Girls 14-18 division, Savannah Hylton of Hilton Head, SC took the champion title.  Hylton shot a solid round on the first day with 6 birdies and ended with a 69.  She finished the second round strong with a 74 to total one under at 143. The scores remained uncertain going into Round 2 as second place was a three-way split between Vivian Yen of Taipei, Taiwan, Maria Fernanda Sosa of Monterrey, Mexico and Katharina Hesse of Bremen, Germany.  All second place finishers scored a total of 145: Yen (72-73), Sosa (68-77), Hesse (70-75).

Top 3 Leaders:
Savannah Hylton
Vivian Yen
Katharina Hesse

Justin Rose Girls U13

Hilton Head Jr Shootout
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Boys 10 Under

Hilton Head Jr Shootout
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Weather

Round 1.
Partially Sunny, 72 Degrees
Round 2.
Partially Sunny, 72 Degrees

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6,596
Boys 14-15:
6,596
Girls 14-18:
6,473
Boys 11-13:
6,473
Girls 13U:
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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RECENT RESULTS

Indiana Fall Junior Open

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

Kansas City Finale at Winterstone

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

Northern Virginia Finale at the Gauntlet

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

Ambassador Series at Bear Trace

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
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Harmony Landing Junior Open

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

College Prep Series at Kent State

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

Midwest Regional Invitational

October 24, 2020
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October 25, 2020
Winner : 

UPCOMING EVENTS

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