St. Louis Junior Open #1

On Saturday, June 2 – Sunday, June 3, 2018, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour hosted the St. Louis Junior Open #1 in Alton, Illinois. The two-day tournament that took place consisted of 36-holes and had a player field of three divisions including the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 Division, Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, and the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division.

Tiger Woods Boys 16-18

St. Louis Junior Open #1

Thomas Henson of Hermann, Missouri took home the first-place victory in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 with a two day total of 150 (+6). It was a fight for the title but Henson’s first-round of 74 helped him lead the playing field with the lowest scoring average (75) and the most birdies (5). Second-place finisher, Josh Kleinheider of Edwardsville, Illinois, finished the weekend with a total of 151 (+7). Kolten Bauer of Alton, Illinois finished third with a total of 156 (+12). Both Kleinheider and Bauer had 4 birdies. 

Top 3 Leaders:
Thomas Henson
Josh Kleinheider

Will Smith Boys 14-15

St. Louis Junior Open #1

In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 Division, Ian Blome of Ofallon, Missouri finished first with a total of 148 (+4). He led the playing field with the lowest scoring average (74) and the most birdies (7). Jack Dumas of Le Claire, Iowa finished second with a total of 152 (+8). Third-place finisher was Cooper Benedict of Wildwood, Missouri who finished one stroke behind Dumas at 153 (+9). 

Top 3 Leaders:
Ian Blome
Jack Dumas
Cooper Benedict

Ernie Els 11-13

St. Louis Junior Open #1
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18

St. Louis Junior Open #1

The Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division was won by Drew Nienhaus of St. Albans, Missouri. She shot 80 and 82 in round 1 and round 2, respectively, for a total of 162 strokes (+18). Nienhaus’ success is backed by the lowest scoring average (81) and the most birdies (3). 

Top 3 Leaders:
Drew Nienhaus

Justin Rose Girls U13

St. Louis Junior Open #1
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Boys 10 Under

St. Louis Junior Open #1
Top 3 Leaders:
Coming soon

Weather

Round 1.
Round 2.

Tournament Yardages

Boys 16-18:
Boys 14-15:
Girls 14-18:
Boys 11-13:
Girls 13U:
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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RECENT RESULTS

Myrtle Beach National Junior Open

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Sarasota Junior Open Presented by Delta Putt

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South Jersey Junior Open

September 19, 2020
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College Prep Series at Minnesota

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Crescent Farms Junior Open

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Knoxville Fall Junior Open

September 12, 2020
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Laurel Hill Fall Junior Open

September 12, 2020
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UPCOMING EVENTS

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