Louisville Junior Challenge

On Saturday, October 21st, the Hurricane Junior Tour, set up shop at Harmony Landing for the Louisville Junior Challenge. The weather during round one brought in some heavy winds, but was none the less a beautiful sunny day with temperatures in the mid 70s; suitable golf weather. The same can be said for the final round, which began with a slight breeze for the early morning and progressed with another day of amazing golf weather. The HJGT would like to give a huge thanks to the staff at Harmony Landing for providing an amazing golf atmosphere for this weekend’s tournament; as well as the clubhouse for providing the players and staff with a hearty meal on Sunday.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Louisville Junior Challenge

Campbell Kremer of Louisville, is the Boys 16-18 Division champion after finishing Saturday under par with a 70 and Sunday with a 73. Campbell finished with a tight two stoke victory over second place finishers Drew Doyle and Hudson Hummel. Having played at the highest level, these three competitors claimed their top spots.

Top 3 Leaders:
Campbell Kremer
Drew Doyle
Hudson Hummel

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Louisville Junior Challenge

The Boys 14-15 Division was a tight race among the top three. There was a 2-stroke difference between first and a tie for second place. Colten Wilson of Danville, KY was crowned the Louisville Junior Challenge’s 14-15 champion shooting a 151 for both rounds. Reed Gritton of Harrodsburg, KY and Benton Williams were only two strokes away from first. Reed shooting an 80 and 73 totaling 153 and Benton shooting 73 and 80 totaling 153.

Top 3 Leaders:
Colten Wilson
Reed Gritton
Brenton Williams

Ernie Els 11-13

Louisville Junior Challenge

In the Boys 11-13 division, Richmond, KY native, Mason Hamrick, finished this weekend’s tournament as champion shooting a 68 on Saturday and a 70 on Sunday with a total of 138. Mason ended round 1 with 5 birdies and 11 pars, and the final round with 4 birdies and 11 pars. Seth Smith, this weekend’s boys 11-13 division second place finisher shot a 74 and 73 with a 147. This weekend’s 3rd place finisher, Charlie Dahlem of Louisville, KY, finished his rounds shooting a 74 and 76 totaling 150.

Top 3 Leaders:
Mason Hamrick
Seth Smith
Charlie Dahlem

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Louisville Junior Challenge

Taylor Edlin is the Girls 14-18 champion. Shooting a 74 and a 77 helped secure the crown for the Prospect, KY native with a total 151 for the weekend. The second-place finisher, Maddie Hensley, fought through this weekend’s wind and shot 80 and 76 for a total of 156. Elizabethtown, KY, Sarah Hinton, secured this weekend’s girls 14-18 final top spot shooting with a 158 finishing in 3rd place. This women’s age division was an extremely competitive one among all.

Top 3 Leaders:
Taylor Edlin
Maddie Hensley
Sarah Hinton

Justin Rose Girls U13

Louisville Junior Challenge

The Girls U13 was the youngest group to compete during this weekend’s tournament. Madison Borders of Bardstown, KY battled through the heavy winds throughout Saturday’s and Sunday’s round. This young golfer displayed her talents by shooting an 85 on Saturday and an 88 on Sunday totaling a score of 173; taking the top spot of the Girls U13 division as this weekend’s champion. Falling just 3 strokes short, from Louisville, KY, Amy Suo, finished this weekend’s event shooting 175 to take the 2nd place spot in this competitive age division. Shooting a 97 on the first day and a 94 on the second day with a total of 191, Cameron Hill finished her weekend as the Girls U13 3rd place finisher.

Top 3 Leaders:
Madison Borders
Amy Suo
Cameron Hill

Boys 10 Under

Louisville Junior Challenge
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon


Round 1.
Sunny, 74 Degrees
Round 2.
Sunny, 74 Degrees

Tournament Yardages

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