On Saturday September 29 – Sunday September 30, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Rochester Junior Open at Ravenwood Golf Course in Victor, NY. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from 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 U10, Justin Rose Division Girls U13, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Jack Bailey captured the first-place finish at the Rochester Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 144 (75-69). With solid play both days, Bailey was able to hold off Shawn Colella by1 shot. Dylan MacDonald rounded out the division with the 3rd place finish shooting a 2-day total of 148 (74-74).
Will Smith Boys 14-15
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Joey Maher took home first place this weekend by shooting a 2-day total of 155. Solid play in the second round allowed Maher to take victory over Zachary Locke with a total score of 156. Rounding out the division Charlie Fischer and Nick Lyons tied for third with a total of 159.
Ernie Els 11-13
Matthew Carpentier did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of (89-78) to win in his division over Caleb Decker of Woodbury who carded rounds of (87-81) to claim 2nd place. Tomas Riccio shot a 2-day total of 191 (97-94) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Madison Barber ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 157 (78-79). With consistent rounds, Barber was able to hold off 2nd place finisher, Payton Bennett by 2 shots. Rounding out the division was Anna Swan of North East, PA who shot a 2-day total of 161 to claim a 3rd place finish.
Justin Rose Girls U13
In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division, Carlee Meilleur took home the victory by firing a 2-day total of 173. Taking second place was Lily Zhang of Buffalo, NY with a two day total of 178. Rounding out the division was Gina Milazzo who finished with a 2-day total of 183.
Boys 10 Under
Congratulations to Nicky Jadav on winning first place in the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division with a total of 182.