On Saturday August 25 – Sunday August 26, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the St. Louis Junior Open #3 at Far Oaks Golf Course in Caseyville, IL. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole, two-day format and the field was made from five divisions that included the Tiger Woods Division Boys 16-18, Will Smith Division Boys 14-15, Bryson DeChambeau Division U10, Justin Rose Division Girls U13 and the JustinTimberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Tiger Woods Boys 16-18
Drew Barclay of O’Fallon, MO captured the playoff victory at the St. Louis Junior Open #2 in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 151 (78-73). Barclay defeated Sam Staton of Clarksville, TN who also finished with a 2-day total of 151 (73-78). Tyler Dawson of St. Louis rounded out the division with 3rd place honors shooting a 2-day total of 154 (79-75).
Will Smith Boys 14-15
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division Tyler Linenbroker took home first place honors in a thrilling battle in outlasting Cooper Benedict of Wildwood, MO in a playoff. Both players shot 2-day totals of 151. Rounding out the division was Max Sigman of Dardenne Prairie who finished 8 shots behind Lenenbroker and Benedict to claim a solo 3rd place finish.
Ernie Els 11-13
Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18
Lucy Bloomstran of St. Louis ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a 36-hole total of 158. Lucy came out firing in the first round carding a 74. Bloomstran was able to hold off Olivia Florence of Gilbert who carded a 2-day total of 168 and claiming 2nd place honors. Rounding out the division was Mary Browder Howell of Murray, KY who shot a 2-day total of 177 to claim a solo 3rd place finish.
Justin Rose Girls U13
In the Justin Rose Girls U13 division Eleanor Parkerson of Boston, MA took home the victory with firing a 2-day total of 146. Parkerson closed out the victory with firing a final round 72. Kennedy Swedick followed behind with shooting a 2-day total of 157 to take a solo 2nd finish. Rounding out the division is Sydney Young from New Canaan, CT who finished with a 2-day total of 160.
Boys 10 Under
Bart Moccio of Frankfort, IL captured the win the Bryson DeChambeau U10 division in shooting a 2-day total of 174. Rounding out the division was Lyoto Bellon of St. Louis who claimed solo second with a 2-day total of 191.