From August 17th and 18th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Doral Junior Open. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of four divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, and Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Jay Fjelstul from Decorah, IA was the first-place finisher this weekend. Fjelstul brought in scores of 77 and 81 for a combined 158 to take home the victory. Steven Langland and Brady Baynes tied for runner up honors with 167 strokes. Langlang brought in scores of 81 and 86 and Baynes brought in scores of 85 and 82.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Hank Sogge from Eagan, MN was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 87 and 90 for a combined total of 177. Elliot Smith from Faribault, MN was the runner up with scores of 98 and 105 for a 203 weekend total.
Ernie Els 11-13
Aditya Sunkam was able to take home the Ernie Els division first place finish. Sunkam brought in scores of 92 and 83 for a total of 175 for the weekend.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Josalynn Abbot from Eagan, MN was the top finisher with consistent scores of 79 and 78 for a 157 weekend finish. Rylee Heryford from Newton, IA took home the runner up title with scores of 80 and 82 for a weekend total of 162. To round out our top three was Shelby Busker who shot a 164 a combined total of 80 and 84 over the two days.