Phoenix Junior Challenge

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour traveled to Litchfield, AZ to host the Phoenix Junior Open at Wigwam Gold Resort on November 11-12. The players enjoyed some great weather on both days to post some great scores. Every player showed off their skills, and had a blast competing against one another at this great golf course.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Phoenix Junior Challenge

Mason Quagliata of Scottsdale, AZ is the boys 16-18 champion. Mason won his division after a couple playoff holes with an impressive 72 on Saturday and a 75 on Sunday for a two-day total of 147. 2nd place went to Beau Reutter of Phoenix, AZ who also scored a two-day total of 147 (72-75). Brady Arnett of Woodbury, MN finished in 3rd with a two-day total of 148 (74-74). These competitors showed off their experience as they seemed to get better as the round went on.

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Phoenix Junior Challenge

Charles Van Slyck of Scottsdale, AZ is the champion of the boys 14-15 division. Patrick showed his composure as he finished with great scores on both days. He posted a first round score of 76 and a second-round score of 73 for a total of 149. From Scottsdale, AZ Jacob Tarkany came in 2nd after finishing with a two-day total of 152 (80-72). Finishing in 3rd place from Scottsdale, AZ was Mikey Russello after posting a two-day score of 162 (77-85). All the players really enjoyed playing with each other as they each stayed determined.

Ernie Els 11-13

Phoenix Junior Challenge

Winning the boys 11-13 division from Leawood, KS was Chance Rinkol. Chance ended up scoring an impressive 73 on Saturday and a 77 on Sunday (150). Coming in 2nd place after scoring a two-day total of 175 (87-88) was Saketh Amble from Peoria, AZ. These players showed great focus in competing, and enjoying playing every hole.

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Phoenix Junior Challenge

Maddie Laux of Goodyear, AZ is the girls 14-18 champion. Maddie had an impressive 70 on Saturday and followed it up with an impressive 73 on Sunday (143). Finishing in 2nd from Scottsdale, AZ was Millburn Ho who posted a two-day total of 148 (75-73). Finishing in 3rd place was Abbey Schutte from Goodyear, AZ after scoring a two-day total of 153 (76-77). All the players did a great job competing with one another while also learning new skills to their game.

Justin Rose Girls U13

Phoenix Junior Challenge
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Boys 10 Under

Phoenix Junior Challenge
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Weather

Round 1.
Round 1: Low 60, High 84. Clear, Wind 5-8 Mph
Round 2.
Round 1: Low 60, High 84. Clear, Wind 5-8 Mph

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
6,675
Boys 14-15:
6,675
Girls 14-18:
5,717
Boys 11-13:
5,717
Girls 13U:
5,029
Boys 10U:

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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