Hilton Head Junior Open #1

On Saturday October 20 – Sunday October 21, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Hilton Head Junior Open #1 at The Golf Club at Hilton Head Lakes in Hardeevile, SC. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from four divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Hilton Head Junior Open #1

Gavin Hagstrom captured the first-place finish at the Hilton Head Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 142 (71-71). With solid play both days, Hagstrom was able to hold off Alessandro Lamarca and Andrew Choi by only 2 shots, which left them tied for second place.

Top 3 Leaders:
Gavin Hagstrom
Alessandro Lamarca
Andrew Choi

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Hilton Head Junior Open #1

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Grant Mahaffey took home first place this weekend with a 2-day total of 157. Solid play in the second round allowed Mahaffey to take victory over Yi Dong Wang and Killian O'Reilly who finished tied for second with a 2-day total of 160.

Top 3 Leaders:
Grant Mahaffey
Yi Dong Wang
Killian O'Reilly

Ernie Els 11-13

Hilton Head Junior Open #1

Dallas Johnson did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 77-76 to win in his division over Andrew Messalle and Luke Block who tied for 2nd place with a total of 160.

Top 3 Leaders:
Dallas Johnson
Andrew Messalle
Luke Block

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Hilton Head Junior Open #1

Katharina Hesse ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 150 (73-77). With consistent rounds, Hesse was able to hold off 2nd place finisher Mackenzie Gallagher by 1 shot . Rounding out the division was Chloe Brown who shot a 2-day total of 156 to claim 3rd place.

Top 3 Leaders:
Katharina Hesse
Mackenzie Gallagher
Chloe Brown

Justin Rose Girls U13

Hilton Head Junior Open #1
Top 3 Leaders:
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Boys 10 Under

Hilton Head Junior Open #1
Top 3 Leaders:
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Round 1.
Round 2.

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
Boys 14-15:
Girls 14-18:
Boys 11-13:
Girls 13U:
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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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