From Wednesday June 26th through Thursday June 27th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Major Championship at the Architects. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of six divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Bryson DeChambeau Division Boys 10 and Under, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and the Justin Rose Division Girls 13 and Under.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Chase Millar of Summit, NJ took the first-round lead after scoring an outstanding 69. Millar remained at the top of the leaderboard all weekend, with a final round of 77 and winning by a margin of 2 strokes. There was a three way tie for our runner-up honors between Matthew Weaver of York, PA-, James Vinson of Princeton, NJ and Cameron Deluliis of Highland, MD. All three players had weekend totals of 148 strokes, rounding our top-three honors for the division.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Francis Lanuza of the Philippines was able to seal his victory with rounds of 74 and 75 over the weekend, making one birdie the last day to finish at a two-day total of 149 strokes. Santino Dioknoof the Philippines claimed runner-up honors with a weekend day total of 151, just 2 shots shy of the winner for the division. Rounding up the top three was Ryan Kai Nam Leung of Hong Kong with a weekend total of 155 strokes and claim solo third-place honors.
Ernie Els 11-13
Zachary Munno of Stamford, CT was able to seal his victory with a final round of 71 and a weekend total of 146strokes. Munno made 4 birdies the last day to win by a five-shot victory over his closest competitor. Mihir Roperia of Cranbury, NJ shot a weekend total of151 shots and claimed runner-up honors. Rounding up our top-three was a two-way tie between Holden Schipper of Lebanon NJ and Angad Manaise of Stamford, CT with weekend totals of 153 shots to claim third place for the division.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Olivia Patrow of East Stroudsburg, PA claimed first-place honors with a weekend total of 142 shots. Patrow was able to seal her victory with weekend rounds of 73 and 76 to win by a five-shot margin. Yue Xu of Green Township, NJ shot a weekend total of 147 shots and a 70 on Sunday to claim solo runner-up honors. Rounding up the top three was Bela Mead of Sunny Isles Beach, FL with a weekend total of 148 shots and a 72 on Sunday to claim solo third-place honors.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Gina Milazzo of Greenwood Lake, NY shot a weekend total of 155 shots and an early lead with a 73 on Saturday. Milazzo was able to win by two-shot margin over her closest competitor. Following her was Emily Renoff of Glen Ridge, NJ with a weekend total of 157 shots to finish with solo runner-up honors. And rounding up our top-three was Julia Zigrossi of Spencerport, NY with a weekend total of 162 shots and take solo third-place honors.
Boys 10 Under
Luke Renoff of Glen Ridge, NJ was our lone competitor for the division with a weekend total of 181 shots. Renoff shot consistent rounds over the weekend to claim victory on Sunday.