From Saturday, March 16 – Sunday, March 17, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Hilton Head Junior Open at the County Club of Hilton Head in Hilton Head Island, SC. 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 Under 10, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and the Justin Rose Division Girls 13 and Under.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Hilton Head Junior Open

By shooting a 73 the first day and 71 the second day, Nic Whittaker of Lansing, NY earned the top spot in the Tiger Woods Division. Five strokes behind him there was a two-way tie for second. Kevin Smith of Wallingford, PA and Aj Gilpin of Hilton Head Island, SC both finished with 150 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Nic Whittaker
Kevin Smith
Aj Gilpin

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Hilton Head Junior Open

It was a tight race in the Will Smith Division, but Zach Boorom of Jackson, MI won first place with 161 strokes. Thomas Ford of Hilton Head Island, SC finished just one stroke shy of first place. Yi Dong Wang of Foshan, China rounded out the podium with 165 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Zach Boorom
Thomas Ford
Yi Dong Wang

Ernie Els 11-13

Hilton Head Junior Open

Andrew Messalle of Savannah, GA won first place in the Ernie Els Division with 151 strokes. Dallas Johnson of Mount Pleasant, SC won second place, just one stroke behind Messalle. Cole Shingleton of Winchester, VA captured the last spot on the podium with 156 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Andrew Messalle
Dallas Johnson
Cole Shingleton

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Hilton Head Junior Open

Lucia Pantigozo of Lima, Peru was the champion of the Justin Timberlake Division, as she finished out the weekend with a grand total of 158 strokes. Fabienne Van Kleef of Hilton Head Island, SC earned the second-place spot with 164 strokes. Just one stroke behind Kleef, there was a two-way tie for third. Hannah Conroy of Cheswick, PA and Jessica Shao of North Myrtle Beach, SC both finished with 165 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Lucia Pantigozo
Fabienne Van Kleef
Hannah Conroy
Jessica Shao

Justin Rose Girls U13

Hilton Head Junior Open

Mary Miller of Savannah, GA captured the first-place finish in the Justin Rose Division with a 2-day total of 148 strokes. Staci Pla of West Palm Beach, FL earned the second-place spot, with 163 strokes. Just two strokes behind her was third-place finisher Honorine Nobuta Ferry of Pinehurst, NC.

Top 3 Leaders:
Mary Miller
Staci Pla
Honorine Nobuta Ferry

Boys 10 Under

Hilton Head Junior Open

In the Bryson DeChambeau Division, Jacob Holzer of Louisville, KY finished with 157 strokes this past weekend, causing him to capture the first-place title. Ethan Ranney of Wellington, FL earned second, finishing with 177 strokes. Rounding out the division was Beau Allen of West Palm Beach, FL with 197 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Jacob Holzer
Ethan Ranney
Beau Allen

Weather

Round 1.
66
Round 2.
66

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6621 Yards
Boys 14-15:
6621 Yards
Girls 14-18:
5671 Yards
Boys 11-13:
5671 Yards
Girls 13U:
5047 Yards
Boys 10U:
4843 Yards

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

Chicago Spring Junior Open

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
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Boston Junior Open

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
Winner : 

Philadelphia Junior Open

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
Winner : 

Pittsburgh Junior Open

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
Winner : 

Elite Series at Champions Gate

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
Winner : 

Spring College Pprep Series at UF

May 11, 2019
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May 12, 2019
Winner : 

North Georgia Junior Open

May 4, 2019
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May 5, 2019
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UPCOMING EVENTS

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