On Saturday November 17 – Sunday November 18, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Mission Inn Junior Open in Howey-in-the-Hills, FL. 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
Sebastian Moss captured the first-place finish at the Mission Inn Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of even par. With solid play both days, Moss was able to hold off Alexis Valenzuela who finished with a total of +3. Rounding out the division in a three way tie were Evan Sun, Zikang Zhan and Matthew Chorches who all finished with a two-day total of +8.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division Chase Gullikson took home first place this weekend by shooting a 2-day total of +5. Solid play in the second round allowed Gullikson to take victory over Ian Ball who finished second with a 2 day total of +6. Rounding out the division was Sumaer Dhalla who finished with +10 to claim a 3rd place finish.
Ernie Els 11-13
Aaron DeWitt did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he finished with a total of +8 to win in his division over Tyrone Sun who shot +12 to claim 2nd place. Behind Tyrone Sun was Tymon Sun who shot a 2-day total of +27 to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Anne Fernandez ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of -1. With consistent rounds, Fernandez was able to hold off 2nd place finisher Ainsley Mann. Rounding out the division was Darcey Harry who shot a 2-day total of +5 to claim a 3rd place finish.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Congratulations to Amelia Cobb on taking home 1st place in the Girls U13 division with a total score of +15. In second place was Haley Davis who finished with a two-day total of +29. Rounding out the division was Hannah Hall with a two-day total of +43.