Ohio Summer Junior Open

On Wednesday, June 27 – Thursday, June 28, 2018, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour hosted the Ohio Summer Junior Open in Nashport, Ohio. The two-day, thirty-six-hole tournament that took place on The Virtues Golf Club consisted of players from five of our divisions, including the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division, Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, Ernie Els Boys 11-13 Division, Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division, and the Justin Rose Girls U13 Division.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Ohio Summer Junior Open

Fraz Frazier of Wooster, Ohio took home the title in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division after finishing +6. He led the playing field with the lowest scoring average (75) and the lowest Par 3 average (3). Nolan Kimberly of Zanesville, Ohio finished second as he made 155 strokes through the thirty-six holes for a +11 finish. Both Frazier and Kimberly tied for the most birdies as they each made 4. Third place finisher was Bryce Moore of Vienna, West Virginia who completed two-day tournament at +18. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Fraz Frazier
Nolan Kimberly
Bryce Moore

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Ohio Summer Junior Open

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, it was Zehnder Gibson of Sugarcreek, Ohio who captured the victory as he finished +21. He led his playing field with the lowest scoring average (82.5) and the lowest Par 3 average (3.5). Westerville, Ohio’s Jonathan Green scored 173 strokes and made the most birdies (5) to finish at +29 at the end of the two days. Aditya Reddy of Dublin, Ohio placed third as he finished +36.

Top 3 Leaders:
Zehnder Gibson
Jonathan Green
Aditya Reddy

Ernie Els 11-13

Ohio Summer Junior Open

It was a successful two-day tournament for Kelly Zhu of Beijing, New York who placed first in the Ernie Els Boys 11-13 Division. Through thirty-six holes, Zhu shot 159 strokes for a +15 finish. He led his playing field with the lowest scoring average (79.5), the lowest Par 3 average (3.5), and the most birdies (2). This was Kelly’s first tournament on tour this year, and this first-place victory helped him start the season on a high note. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Kelly Zhu

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Ohio Summer Junior Open

Pan Yiting of Shanghai took home the title in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division after finishing +22. She led her playing field with the lowest scoring average (83) and the lowest Par 3 average (3.5). Second-place finisher, Alyssa Newsom of Granville, Ohio, completed the thirty-six holes with a total of 179 strokes for a +35 finish. Both Yiting and Newsom tied for the most birdies in their field as they both made 1. Jenna Lynn of Dublin, Ohio shot 191 strokes to place third at +47. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Pan Yiting
Alyssa Newsom
Jenna Lynn

Justin Rose Girls U13

Ohio Summer Junior Open

In the Justin Rose Girls U13 Division, it was Bella Anderson of Columbus, Ohio who walked off the course with the first-place trophy. Through the two days and thirty-six holes, Anderson shot 201 strokes to finish at +57. Her victory results from her lowest scoring average in the playing field (100.5) and the lowest Par 3 average (3.8). 

Top 3 Leaders:
Bella Anderson

Boys 10 Under

Ohio Summer Junior Open
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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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