Innisbrook Junior Open

On Saturday November 10 – Sunday November 11, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Innisbrook Junior Open in Palm Harbor, FL. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from five divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Justin Rose Division Girls U13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Innisbrook Junior Open

Jack Tegan captured the first-place finish at the Innisbrook Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 143 (70-73). With solid play both days, Tegan was able to hold off Shuang Liu by 2 strokes as he finished with a total of 145.  Rounding out the division was Robert Bender and Ethan Emerson who finished tied for 3rd place with a two-day total of 147.

Top 3 Leaders:
Jack Tegan
Shuang Liu
Robert Bender
Ethan Emerson

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Innisbrook Junior Open

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Armand Loscalzo scored a two-day total of 148 for a first-place victory. Solid play in the second round allowed Loscalzo to hold his winning spot over Jon Wang who played solid rounds of (79-76) to finish with a total of 155.  Rounding out the division in 3rd place was Carlos Gabriel Nieves who finished with a two-day total of 156.

Top 3 Leaders:
Armand Loscalzo
Jon Wang
Carlos Gabriel Nieves

Ernie Els 11-13

Innisbrook Junior Open

Tommy Tyler did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 78-76 to win in his division over Juleon Habib who carded rounds of 77-81 to claim 2nd place. Behind Habib was Gavin Girard who shot a 2-day total of 159 (81-78) to take a solo 3rd place finish.

Top 3 Leaders:
Tommy Tyler
Juleon Habib
Gavin Girard

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Innisbrook Junior Open

Svarnika Bommakanti ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 172 (89-83). With consistent rounds, Bommakanti was able to hold off 2nd place finishers Jacquelyn Stiles and Mckenzie Kane by 1 shot in a playoff.

Top 3 Leaders:
Svarnika Bommakanti
Jacquelyn Stiles
Mckenzie Kane

Justin Rose Girls U13

Innisbrook Junior Open

In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division, Chloe Chang took home a solo first-place victory with a two-day total of 162. Taking second place was Lily Zhang who had a two-day total of 172 (90-82).  Rounding out the division in third place is Elyse Meerdink who finished with a two-total of 189.

Top 3 Leaders:
Chloe Chang
Lily Zhang
Elyse Meerdink

Boys 10 Under

Innisbrook Junior Open
Top 3 Leaders:
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Tournament Yardages

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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, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (407) 614-2962, or email

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