Union County Junior Open

From July 31-August 1, the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour held the Union County Junior Open. The tournament was made up of a 36-hole format with a field of six divisions that included the Boys 16-18 Division, Boys 14-15 Division, Boys 11-13 Division, Boys Under 10 Division, Girls 14-18 Division, and Girls Under 13 Division.

Boys 16-18

Union County Junior Open

Jeremy Chen from Taipei City, Taiwan was the first-place finisher this weekend. Chen brought in scores of 72 and 65 for a combined total of 137 (-5) for the weekend. Benjamin Ortwein from Easton, PA was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 74 and 73 for a combined total of 147 (+5). Liam Krey from River Edge, NJ finished the top three honors with scores of 78 and 71 for a weekend total of 149 (+7).

Top 3 Leaders:
Jeremy Chen
Benjamin Ortwein
Liam Krey

Boys 14-15

Union County Junior Open

Eli Kaufman from Montville, NJ was the first-place finisher this weekend. Kaufman brought in scores of 80 and 75 for a combined total of 155 (+13) for the weekend. Jack Estrella from Brookville, NY was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 74 and 82 for a combined total of 156 (+14). Ethan Law from Brooklyn, NY finished the top three honors with scores of 75 and 86 for a weekend total of 161 (+19).

Top 3 Leaders:
Eli Kaufman
Jack Estrella
Ethan Law

Boys 11-13

Union County Junior Open

Tong Si from Millburn, NJ was the first-place finisher this weekend. Si brought in scores of 77 and 74 for a combined total of 151 (+9) for the weekend. Axel Brandes from Bernardsville, NJ was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 80 and 79 for a combined total of 151 (+9). Dylan Kaufman from Montville, NJ finished the top three honors with scores of 91 and 92 for a weekend total of 183 (+41).

Top 3 Leaders:
Tong Si
Axel Brandes
Dylan Kaufman

Girls 14-18

Union County Junior Open

Olivia Ty from Woodinville, WA was the first-place finisher this weekend. Ty brought in scores of 80 and 80 for a combined total of 160 (+18) for the weekend. Emerson Paulette from Allentown, NJ was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 83 and 87 for a combined total of 170 (+28). Kendall Reed from Newtown, CT finished the top three honors with scores of 90 and 83 for a weekend total of 173 (+31).

Top 3 Leaders:
Olivia Ty
Emerson Paulette
Kendall Reed

Girls U13

Union County Junior Open

Ava Estrella from Brookville, NY was the first-place finisher this weekend. Estrella brought in scores of 83 and 81 for a combined total of 164 (+22) for the weekend. Ciana Tzuo from New York, NY was the runner up for the weekend with scores of 100 and 92 for a combined total of 192 (+50). Christina Greene from Bedford Hills, NY finished the top three honors with scores of 99 and 95 for a weekend total of 194 (+52).

Top 3 Leaders:
Ava Estrella
Ciana Tzuo
Christina Greene

Boys 10 Under

Union County Junior Open

Charlie Kaufman from Montville, NJ was the first-place finisher this weekend. Kaufman brought in scores of 96 and 86 for a combined total of 182 (+40) for the weekend.

Top 3 Leaders:
Charlie Kaufman

Weather

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Tournament Yardages

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About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2007 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 8-18 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. The tour’s vision is to provide superb hospitality and make every event a memorable one. With play open to both males and females, nearly every junior golfer is eligible to participate on the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour. Currently the HJGT is the largest multi-day junior golf tour in the United States hosting more 2-day nationally ranked events than any other tour. The HJGT has been able to achieve this goal by running the most professional events and providing an exceptional value to all of our players and families over the last 14 years.

Based out of Orlando, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the country. In 2021, the HJGT will conduct events in Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and Canada. Juniors will compete in 1 of 6 divisions which are: Boys 16-18, Boys 14-15, Boys 11-13, Boys under 10, Girls 14-18, and Girls Under 13. Click here to view approximate yardages for each division. The HJGT season is based on a calendar year and players earn points throughout the season towards year end honors beginning December 31, 2021.

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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Maryland Spring Junior Open

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