Lake Nona Junior Open

From June 16-17, 2021, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Lake Nona Junior Open, The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of six divisions that included the Boys 16-18 Division, Boys 14-15 Division, Boys 11-13 Division, Boys Under 10 Division,  Girls 14-18 Division, and Girls Under 13 Division.

Boys 16-18

Lake Nona Junior Open

Sho Suzuki from Bradenton, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Suzuki brought in scores of 71 and 73 for a combined total of 144 (E) for the weekend. Masen McKain from New Smyrna Beach, FL and Shang-En (Sean) Shen from Howey in the Hills, FL tied for second-place. McKain brought in scores of 71 and 75 for a combined total of 146 (+2), while Shen tallied scores of 73 and 73 for a combined 146 (+2).

Top 3 Leaders:
Sho Suzuki
Masen McKain
Shang-En (Sean) Shen

Boys 14-15

Lake Nona Junior Open

Vijay Kumar from Windermere, FL won in a playoff to take first-place this weekend. Kumar brought in scores of 75 and 72 for a combined total of 147 (+3) for the weekend. Javier Santolaya from Winter Garden, FL was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 74 and 73 for a combined total of 147 (+3). Pablo Del Río from Metepec, Mexico and Daniel Shelley from Howey in the Hills, FL tied for third-place.  Del Río brought in scores of 73 and 76 for a combined total of 149 (+5), while Shelley tallied scores of 74 and 75 for a total of 149 (+5).

Top 3 Leaders:
Vijay Kumar
Javier Santolaya
Pablo Del Rio
Daniel Shelley

Boys 11-13

Lake Nona Junior Open

Ryo Murata from Howey in the Hills, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Murata brought in scores of 78 and 74 for a combined total of 152 (+8) for the weekend.

Top 3 Leaders:
Ryo Murata

Girls 14-18

Lake Nona Junior Open

Annie (Xuaxin) Zhang from Winter Garden, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Zhang brought in scores of 71 and 74 for a combined total of 145 (+1) for the weekend. One Kashima from Tochigi, Japan and Emma Kim from Ulsan, Republic of Korea tied for second-place. Both Kashima and Kim brought in round scores of 73 and 73 for a combined score of 146 (+2).

Top 3 Leaders:
Annie Zhang
One Kashima
Emma Kim

Girls U13

Lake Nona Junior Open

Grace Carter from Jupiter, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Carter brought in scores of 71 and 74 for a combined total of 145 (+1) for the weekend. Isabella Melendez from Orlando, FL was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 83 and 81 for a combined total of 164 (+20).

Top 3 Leaders:
Grace Carter
Isabella Melendez

Boys 10 Under

Lake Nona Junior Open

Palmer Cowden from Orlando, FL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Cowden brought in scores of 83 and 84 for a combined total of 167 (+23) for the weekend. Vincenzo Conte from Orlando, FL was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 103 and 101 for a combined total of 204 (+60).

Top 3 Leaders:
Palmer Cowden
Vincenzo Conte

Weather

Round 1.
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Tournament Yardages

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About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 8-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Currently the HJGT is the largest multi-day junior golf tour in the United States hosting more 2-day nationally ranked events than any other tour. The HJGT has been able to achieve this goal by running the most professional events and providing an exceptional value to all of our players and families over the last 14 years.

Based out of Orlando, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the country. In 2021, the HJGT will conduct events in Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Canada. Juniors will compete in 1 of 6 divisions which are: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys under 10, Girls 14-18, and Girls Under 13. Click here to view approximate yardages for each division. The HJGT season is based on a calendar year and players earn points throughout the season towards year end honors beginning December 31, 2021.

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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Myrtle Beach Summer Junior Open

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Major Championship at Copper Creek

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Chicagoland Summer Finale at Ravisloe

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ClubCorp Series #6 2022

July 30, 2022
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July 31, 2022
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Summer College Prep Series at Penn State #2

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