On Saturday October 20 – Sunday October 21, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Legascy on Lanier Junior Open in Lake Lanier Islands, GA. 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
William Wethington captured the first-place finish at the Legacy on Lanier Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 151 (79-72). With solid play both days, Wethington was able to hold off Nicholas Song and Pierce Garland as they both finished with a 154 total tying for second place.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Rob Ferris scored a two-day total of 150 for a first place victory. Solid play in the second round allowed Ferris to hold his winning spot over Conor McCarthy who finished with a total of 154. Rounding out the division was Ryan Grizzard with a two day total of 174 and a 3rd place finish.
Ernie Els 11-13
Owen Baginski did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 82-84 to win in his division over Parth Kumar who carded rounds of 84-89 to claim 2nd place. Behind Kumar was Finley Burke who shot a 2-day total of 174 (87-87) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Michelle Cao ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 155 (79-76). With consistent rounds, Cao was able to hold off Tori Owens by 2 shots and claiming 2nd place. Rounding out the division was Madeline Ananthasane who shot a 2-day total of 159 to claim the 3rd place finish.
Justin Rose Girls U13
In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division, Kyra Dube took home a solo first place victory with a two day total of 162. Taking second place was Gracie Song who had a two-day total of 180 (90-90). Rounding out the division was Zoe Duval with a total of 192 taking a solo third place finish