From September 28th to the 29th, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Orange County National Junior Open. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of five divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18, and Justin Rose Division Girls Under 13.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Masatoyo Kato from Bradenton, Florida was the first-place finisher this weekend. Kato brought in scores of 69 and 74 for a combined total of 143 for the weekend. Caden Burr from Windermere, Florida was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 73 and 72 for a combined total of 145. BK Kim from Windermere, Florida finished the top three honors with scores of 74 and 72 for a weekend total of 146.
Will Smith Boys 14-15
Camden Smith, from Windermere, Florida was able to seal his victory by ending the weekend with scores of 76 and 71 for a combined total of 147. Tony Liu from China as the runner up with scores of 72 and 75 for a 147 weekend total. Richard Han from China finished the top three honors with scores of 70 and 77 for a weekend total of 147.
Ernie Els 11-13
Emil Nielson from Wellesley, Massechusetts was the first-place finisher this weekend. Nielson brought in scores of 73 and 76 with a combined score of 149. Davis Downing from Windermere, Florida was the second-place finisher with scores of 73 and 76 for a total of 149. To round out the top three was Vihaan Reddy from India. Reddy ended the weekend with scores of 78 and 78 for a total of 156.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Kiana Briggs from Novato, Califoria was the top finisher with impressive scores of 74 and 72 for a 146 weekend finish. Mckenzie Mages from Marietta, Georgia took home the runner up title with scores of 74 and 72 for a weekend total of 146. Briana Gabe from Melbourn, Florida rounded out the top three with scores of 77 and 71 a combined total of 148.
Justin Rose Girls U13
Dechen Lin from China was the top finisher for the Justin Rose division with scores of 75 and 81. Her combined total for the weekend was 156 strokes. McKenna Murphy from Sanford, Florida was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 79 and 81, a combined total of 160 strokes.