On Saturday November 3 – Sunday November 4, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the St. Louis Fall Junior Open in Eureka, MO. 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. To view the full leaderboard click HERE!
Thomas Henson captured the first-place finish at the St. Louis Fall Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 148 (70-78). With solid play both days, Henson was able to hold off Ian Johnston and Braden Hoisington who both finished with a 149 total to tiefor second place.
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Tyler Linenbroker defeated Carsen Silliman in a playoff to take the first place victory. Solid play both days allowed Linenbroker to hold his winning spot over Silliman who scored 153 over the two day event. Rounding out the division is Drew Hollman, who finished with a two-day total of 157 to take the solo 3rd place finish.
Happy Gilmore did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 78-78 to win in his division over Gabriel Gold who carded rounds of (83-86) 169 to claim 2nd place. Behind Gold was Timmy Powers who shot a 2-day total of 171 (83-88) to take a solo 3rd place finish.
Drew Nienhaus ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 159 (77-82). With consistent rounds, Nienhaus was able to hold off 2nd place finisher Lucy Bloomstran by 5 shots. Rounding out the division was Sofia Gamayo and Kinslee Miller who each shot a 2-day total of 165 to tie in 3rd place.
Congrats to Sophia Gold in the Justin Rose Girls U13 division who took home a solo first place victory with a two day total of 189.
Boys 10 Under
Nick Vilela won first place in the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division with a total of 167. Viela was able to hold off Caden Fehr who scored only two shots behind with a two-day total of 167. Rounding out the division was Lyoto Bellon who scored a two-day total of 178.