On Saturday October 27 – Sunday October 28, 2018 The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the TPC Deere Run Junior Open in Silvis, 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, Ernie Els Division Boys 11-13, Bryson Dechambeau Division Boys U10, and the Justin Timberlake Division Girls 14-18.
Ben Bermel captured the first-place finish at the TPC Deere Run Junior Open in the Tiger Woods Boys 16-18 division with a 2-day total of 153 (72-81). With solid play both days, Bermel was able to hold off second place finishers Jamozzy Skenandore and Alex Gentry by 4 shots.
In the Will Smith Boys 14-15 division, Carsen Silliman took home first place this weekend by shooting a 2-day total of 161. Solid play in the second round allowed Silliman to take victory Andy Hennen who finished second with a 2-day total of 161. Rounding out the division was Jack Dumas who placed third with a two day total of 163.
Parker Sands did not disappoint in the Ernie Els boys 11-13 division as he carded rounds of 76-78 to win in his division over Max Kearns who carded rounds of 87-86 to claim 2nd place. Rounding out the division was Gabriel Gold, Augie Johnson, and Spencer Stuke who tied for third with a two day total of 178.
Sarah Arnold ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Timberlake Girls 14-18 Division by carding a total of 169 (82-87). With consistent rounds, Arnold was able to hold off second place finisher Allison Enchelmayer by 3 shots. Rounding out the division was Lillian Knetter who shot a 2-day total of 185 to claim a 3rd place finish.
Skye Skenandore ended up with the first-place finish in the Justin Rose Girls U13 Division by carding a total of 197 (101-96). With consistent rounds, Skenandore was able to hold off Sophia Gold who claimed 2nd place with a total of 213
Boys 10 Under
Congrats to Joey Scott who won first place in the Bryson Dechambeau boys U10 division with a total of 199 (99-100).