From Saturday, January 26 - Sunday, January 27, 2019, The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Pinehurst Junior Open in Pinehurst, NC. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made up of six divisions that included the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18, Will Smith Boys 14-15, Ernie Els Boys Boys 11-13, Bryson DeChambeau Boys 13 and Under, Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18, and the Justin Rose Girls 13 and Under Division. To view the full leaderboard click HERE!

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

Pinehurst Junior Open

Oliver Rotermund from Charleston, SC was very consistent all weekend, shooting 78 both days. This caused him to rise to the top and finish in first place in the Tiger Woods Division. It was a tight race behind him, but Nick Rakes from Evington, VA finished in second with 161 strokes, and Zary Gouin from Pawleys Island, SC finished in third one stroke behind Rakes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Oliver Rotermund
Nick Rakes
Zary Gouin

Will Smith Boys 14-15

Pinehurst Junior Open

Lorenzo Sanz from Glen Arm, MD was on his game this weekend and won first place in the Will Smith Division with 159 strokes. Bryant Armbruster from Spartanburg, SC and Preston Worch from Rockville, MD finished in the top three with 170 and 172 strokes respectively.

Top 3 Leaders:
Lorenzo Sanz
Bryant Armbruster
Preston Worch

Ernie Els 11-13

Pinehurst Junior Open

Benjamin Siriboury from Columbia, MD was the champion of the Ernie Els Division, as he finished out the weekend with a total of 161 strokes. Julian Dugan from Rocky River, OH and Jackson Armbruster from Simpsonville, SC made their way up to the podium by shooting 165 and 168 respectively.

Top 3 Leaders:
Benjamin Siriboury
Julian Dugan
Jackson Armbruster

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

Pinehurst Junior Open

Leading off the Justin Timberlake Division was Holly McLean from Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. She shot an impressive 81 and 76 to bring her two-day total to 157 stokes. Right behind the leader was Maya Beasley from Croton on Hudson, NY with a solid 163 strokes. Maggie Schaffer from Indianapolis, IN rounded out the division with a two-day total of 169 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Holly McLean
Maya Beasley
Maggie Schaffer

Justin Rose Girls U13

Pinehurst Junior Open

In the Justin Rose Division, Helen Yeung of Clarksville, MD had 160 strokes this past weekend, causing her to capture the first-place title. It was a tight race for second, but Karsyn Roberts of Pikeville, NC secured the spot with 169 strokes. Isabel Brozena of North Reading, MA worked her way into the top three by finishing one stroke behind Roberts.

Top 3 Leaders:
Helen Yeung
Karsyn Roberts
Isabel Brozena

Boys 10 Under

Pinehurst Junior Open

The Bryson DeChambeau Division was no match for Rin Suyama of Allison Park, PA. He finished on top with a grand total of 196 strokes.

Top 3 Leaders:
Rin Suyama


Round 1.
High: 46 Degrees
Round 2.
High: 46 Degrees

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
Round 1: 6496 Yards, Round 2: 6625 Yards
Boys 14-15:
Round 1: 6496 Yards, Round 2: 6625 Yards
Girls 14-18:
Round 1: 5519 Yards, Round 2: 5688 Yards
Boys 11-13:
Round 1: 5519 Yards, Round 2: 5688 Yards
Girls 13U:
Round 1: 5193 Yards, Round 2: 5262 Yards
Boys 10U:
4897 Yards

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, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at (407) 614-2962, or email

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