From November 16th to the 17th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Nashville Winter Junior Open. 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 Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Bryson DeChambeau Division Boys Under 10, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and Justin Rose Division Girls Under 13.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Jacob Wilson from College Grove, TNwas the first-place finisher this weekend. Wilson brought in scores of 75 and 73 for a combined total of 148 for the weekend. Kadin Burkart from Eagan, MN and Carlyle Strickland from Franklin, TN tied for the second-place position for the weekend each with a score a combined stoke total of 153.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Michael Hake, from Brentwood, TN was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 88 and 76 for a combined total of 164. Tyler Wilson from College Grove, TN was the runner up with scores of 84 and 85 for a 169-weekend total. Austin Bibb from Eads, TN finished in the top three honors with scores of 84 Score and 86 Score for a weekend total of 170.
Ernie Els 11-13
Cooper Russell from Knoxville was the first-place finisher this weekend. Russell brought in scores of 75 and 74 with a combined score of 149. Harper Ackermann from Webster Grover, MO was the second-place finisher with scores of 76 and 77 for a total of 153. To round out the top three was Blades Brown from Nashville, TN. Brown ended the weekend with scores of 77 and 81 for a total of 158.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Trinity Beth from Calvert City, KY and Ella Manley from Calhoun, GA were both the top finishers, both with an impressive 157 weekend finish. Mary Browder Howell from Murray, KY rounded out the top three with scores of 81 and 81 a combined total of 162.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Claire Swathwood from Carmel, IN was the top finisher for the Justin Rose division with scores 87 and 89. Her combined total for the weekend was 176. Sydney McClanahan from Bowling Green, KY was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 90 and 89 a combined total of 179 strokes. Addison Meadows from New Market, IN finished in the top three honors with scores of 94 and 90 for a weekend total of 184.
Boys 10 Under
Keegan Richardson from Athens, AL was the first-place finisher this weekend. Richardson brought in scores of 82 and 80 with a combined score of 162. Zachary Barrett from Hendersonville, TN took home the runner up title with scores of 94 and 81 for a weekend total of 175.