Hurricane Junior Golf Tour

Eagle Creek Junior Open

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Registration
May 9-10, 2020 - Eagle Creek Junior Open
Category: Open
Tournament Courses: Eagle Creek Golf Club (Orlando, FL)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 29 at Midnight
  • Eligibility:
  • Boys 8-19
  • Girls 8-19
Members Non-Members
$239.00 $314.00
Cost: $239.00 (+$75.00 for non-members)
Registration Closed
Divisions
Tiger Woods - Boys 16-18 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys 16-18/Boys 14-15 - Par 73 - 6820 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys 16-18/Boys 14-15 - Par 73 - 6820 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Will Smith - Boys 14-15 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys 16-18/Boys 14-15 - Par 73 - 6820 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys 16-18/Boys 14-15 - Par 73 - 6820 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 363 348 396 557 187 394 385 184 477
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 391 183 429 503 381 383 543 181 535
Ernie Els - Boys 11-13 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls 14-18/Boys 11-13 - Par 73 - 5823 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls 14-18/Boys 11-13 - Par 73 - 5823 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Bryson DeChambeau - Boys U10 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys U10 - Par 73 - 5022 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 266 262 256 346 143 320 288 117 384 302 137 314 350 294 315 434 127 367
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 266 262 256 346 143 320 288 117 384
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 302 137 314 350 294 315 434 127 367
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Boys U10 - Par 73 - 5022 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 266 262 256 346 143 320 288 117 384 302 137 314 350 294 315 434 127 367
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 266 262 256 346 143 320 288 117 384
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 302 137 314 350 294 315 434 127 367
Justin Timberlake - Girls 14-18 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls 14-18/Boys 11-13 - Par 73 - 5823 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls 14-18/Boys 11-13 - Par 73 - 5823 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 17 13 3 11 1 5 9 7
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 348 328 338 442 162 360 349 144 437
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 14 12 4 10 16 2 6 18 8
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 327 163 339 415 327 356 439 132 417
Justin Rose - Girls U13 (Full)
$239.00
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls U13 - Par 73 - 5269 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 271 261 259 414 148 321 294 122 387 304 138 315 410 325 321 435 128 416
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 271 261 259 414 148 321 294 122 387
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 304 138 315 410 325 321 435 128 416
All Rounds
Eagle Creek Golf Club
Girls U13 - Par 73 - 5269 Yards (135/73.0)
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Handicap 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yardage 271 261 259 414 148 321 294 122 387 304 138 315 410 325 321 435 128 416
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Hcp 15 13 11 1 7 5 9 17 3
Par 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 5
Yds 271 261 259 414 148 321 294 122 387
Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Hcp 12 14 10 4 16 8 6 18 2
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 5 3 5
Yds 304 138 315 410 325 321 435 128 416
Participants
Tiger Woods - Boys 16-18 (41)
Clark Akers Nashville, TN Class of 2021
Anthony Amoroso Homestead, FL Class of 2020
Ian Ball PORT ORANGE, FL Class of 2021
Tiago Barni Buenos Aires, Argentina Class of 2021
Cooper Brown longwood, FL Class of 2021
Benjamin Cai Shanghai, China Class of 2022
Anthony Cavallaro Venice, FL Class of 2019
Cole Chastain Orlando, FL Class of 2021
Noah Cone Bradenton, FL Class of 2020
Matt Cooper Tampa, FL Class of 2020
Tomas Dallan Buenos Aires, Argentina Class of 2020
Trey Diehl Orlando, FL Class of 2021
Logan Eakins Fort Myers, FL Class of 2022
Grant Gobezie Hunting Valley, OH Class of 2021
Santiago Gonzalez Guatemala City, Guatemala Class of 2020
Saketh Hegde Freeport, Bahamas Class of 2021
Sam Karman Melbourne, FL Class of 2021
Perry-Austin Kilburn Monroe, GA Class of 2021
BK Kim Windemere, FL Class of 2021
Junhwan Kim Lake Mary, FL Class of 2022
Jackson Lehner Boston, MA Class of 2021
Matthew Massari Lutz, FL Class of 2021
Robert McNelly Collegeville, PA Class of 2022
Raphael Morgue D'Algue Geneva, Switzerland Class of 2022
Kevin Motil Champions Gate, FL Class of 2021
Jake Naese Bradenton, FL Class of 2021
Jake Nicholson Winter Haven, FL Class of 2021
Alec Ortiz Winter Park, FL Class of 2022
Brian (Taehoon) Park Soeul, Republic of Korea Class of 2022
Minjae Park Lake Mary , FL Class of 2021
Willie Park Windemere, FL Class of 2021
Alec Ramos Orlando, FL Class of 2021
Mason Rivera Rochester, NY Class of 2021
Tyler Ryan Scituate, MA Class of 2021
Yuvraajbir Singh Sodhi Delhi, India Class of 2019
Jarrod Smith Wesley Chapel, FL Class of 2020
Will Spurlin Windermere , FL Class of 2021
Adam Strecker Apopka, FL Class of 2021
Aaron Williams Owings Mills, MD Class of 2022
Jiaxin (James) Xue Bradenton, FL Class of 2021
Egor Zubov Moscow, Russia Class of 2021
Will Smith - Boys 14-15 (10)
Ken Anderson Windemere, FL Class of 2023
Tyler Greenspahn Winnetka, IL Class of 2023
Lucas Lye Naples, FL Class of 2023
Rayan Nabilzadeh Windermere, FL Class of 2023
Sebastian Navarro Winter Garden, FL Class of 2024
Chace Newhouse Stowe, VT Class of 2022
Nicolas Rivas Windermere, FL Class of 2023
Logan Suter Oconomowoc, WI Class of 2023
Jizhou Tian Lake Mary, FL Class of 2025
Reggie Zhu Winter Garden, Fl, FL Class of 2023
Ernie Els - Boys 11-13 (10)
Davis Downing Windermere , FL Class of 2025
Nicklaus Downing Windermere, FL Class of 2027
Ethan Hoffmann Hamburg, Germany Class of 2025
Mingbo Jiang Hangzhou , China Class of 2026
Konner Kubica Northville, MI Class of 2025
Qi (Steven) Liu Lake Mary, FL Class of 2025
Morgan Novak Valrico, FL Class of 2025
Jeremiah Smith Viera, FL Class of 2027
Zi Ang (Josiah) Wang Windermere, FL Class of 2026
Kirill Zubov Majorca, Spain Class of 2024
Justin Timberlake - Girls 14-18 (27)
Miriam Ayora Barcelona,Spain, INT Class of 2020
Carmella Carlisi Flagler Beach, FL Class of 2024
Kaitlin Chao Orlando, FL Class of 2022
McKenzie Coody Orange City, FL Class of 2024
Alex Crafton Lake Mary, FL Class of 2021
Isabella Delbakhsh Windermere, FL Class of 2024
Erin Drahnak Glenshaw, PA Class of 2022
Ava Eakins Fort Myers, FL Class of 2023
Mia Edgar Sarasota, FL Class of 2021
Philipa Gollan Germany, Germany Class of 2023
Giuliana Gomez Miami, FL Class of 2021
Grace Grant Bradenton, FL Class of 2021
Callie Harrington Gainesville , FL Class of 2022
Mia Hornberger Clermont, FL Class of 2023
Jonna Hubbs Palm Beach Gardens, FL Class of 2022
Mckenzie Mages Marietta, GA Class of 2022
Emily McLatchey Winter Park, FL Class of 2021
Gabriela Mead Miami, FL Class of 2021
McKenna Murphy Longwood, FL Class of 2025
Caroline Nemes Orlando, FL Class of 2021
Alexis Rieli Apopka, FL Class of 2021
Samantha Scaletta ORLANDO, FL Class of 2021
Kira Shellman Vero beach, FL Class of 2020
Gabriela Shortridge Orlando, FL Class of 2021
Grace Suter Oconomowoc, WI Class of 2020
Victoria Tan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Class of 2023
Andrea Woods Riverview, FL Class of 2023
Justin Rose - Girls U13 (4)
Sammy Chao Orlando, FL Class of 2025
Greta Gobezie Chagrin falls, OH Class of 2025
Eva Lye Naples, FL Class of 2025
Katie Yang Orlando, FL Class of 2025
Information
Tournament Ranked By
GJGR GW
GJGR: Only divisions with a minimum of five players completing at least 18 holes from the same tees can be ranked.
GW: Boys 14-18 and Girls 14-18.
Host Hotel

Looking for a place to stay for the Elite Series at Eagle Creek?  We are excited to offer rooming accommodations at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Orlando- Lake Nona Area for two (2) nights, checking in on May 8th, 2020 and checking out May 10th, 2020.  This package is exclusive to HJGT participants and is the most affordable rates you will find for your stay at Eagle Creek Golf Club. Let the HJGT Staff handle all reservations and communications to make it as seamless as possible for you! Holiday Inn is offering a Standard Queen for $190 per night!

 

Add this package to your cart at registration. If you wish to book a different style room, please call us and we will make the proper accommodations for your family's comfort.

 

Top Tier HJGT Events

This event is denoted as a top tier HJGT event. This event has many years of history and has sold out year in and year out well before the deadline. Spots for this particular event will not last and they will not be available near the posted deadline. If you want to play in this event we encourage you to sign up immediately otherwise you will not get in. This event will feature strong competition and rankings with players coming from multiple states and countries. Last year we had over 50 players on the waiting list. 

Tour Policies

HJGT Scorecard Policy

When the HJGT provides mobile scoring devices, players must use these devices for scores to be officially submitted and count towards HJGT rankings and points. When mobile scoring devices are used, no paper scorecards will be used or submitted. When you are provided a mobile scoring device, please ensure it is returned in the same condition you received it.

USGA Rules

The USGA rules will govern all play. If between the group, a ruling cannot be established and there is no rules official in the vicinity, we ask you play two balls and a ruling will be administered in the scoring tent.  Competitors must announce to your marker or fellow competitor that you intend to play two balls and which ball you wish to count if the rules permit. Please do not sign scorecards until a ruling has been made official.

Tie Breakers

Tie breakers for first place only will be decided by a sudden death 1-hole playoff. The sudden death playoff will continue until we have a champion. If weather or darkness prevents the tour from completing the playoff Co-Champions will be awarded.

Conforming Golf Balls and Driver Heads

Please click the link to check the conforming and non-conforming list.

Distance Measuring Devices

The HJGT allows devices that measure distance only. Devices that measure wind and/or slope are not allowed.

Sibling Rate

The HJGT will offer families discounts that have two or more junior golfers. Participants who register one player at the normal rate will be eligible to register their brother or sister for $50 OFF. In order to receive this discount you MUST call the HJGT office. This rate is not available online and cannot be adjusted once the regular rate has been charged.

Rainouts and Inclement Weather

The HJGT will make every effort to play an event to the conclusion. We will continue play in wet weather and cold weather unless lightning or severe weather is in the near forecast. In the event the participants need to evacuate the course, tournament officials and the host facility will sound an air horn. Once the air horn is blown you must discontinue all play. Wherever your ball lies, please mark it and we will make every effort to continue play. If an event is shortened due to rain there will be no refunds or credits issued.

In the event a stipulated round is canceled due to inclement weather, the HJGT will make every effort to post a score for that particular day. 9 hole increments will be used for shortened rounds. An entire age division must be through at least the same 9 holes for the score to post for that day otherwise no scores will be posted.  If a stipulated round is completed by some groups and not others, the round WILL be official for those that finished the appropriate number of holes. No credits or refunds will be issued for shortened events.

In the event that NO golf is played and the ENTIRE event is canceled, HJGT accounts will be credited in full for the event *minus a $50 administration fee. The credit will be in the player’s account to use for entry into a future HJGT event.

Refund/Account Credit/Transfer Policy

The HJGT has a NO refund policy on all Memberships and Event Registrations purchased.  The following Account Credit policy has been issued for Event Registrations only.  Before withdrawing from a tournament please review our policies.  All WD requests must be submitted via email to info@hjgt.org. Your email will be returned within 48 hours. In the email please include the player’s name, reason for WD, and which option below you would like to choose. Please note that WD’s cannot be accepted over the phone and must be in writing. No exceptions will be made for any reason.    

  1. Requests for Account Credit that are received prior to 13 days before the first round will be honored minus a $25 administration fee.
  2. Requests for Account Credit that are received between 12 – 7 days before the first round will be honored minus 50% of the entry fee.
  3. A transfer may be requested up until 7 days prior to the first round. Please note that you must transfer your entry fee to a tournament of equal or lesser value or you will be charged the remainder of the balance. Participants are limited to one transfer per calendar year.
  4. No credits or transfers will be issued if a participant cancels their entry 6 days or less prior to the first round. No exceptions will be made.           

HJGT Withdrawal Policy

Due to the 2019 Junior Golf Scoreboard policies and the rise in number of withdraws in junior golf, the HJGT has instituted the following withdrawal policy. Once the player has decided to withdraw he or she must report to the tournament director. If a player fails to report to the tournament staff prior to withdrawing, their WD will be considered unjustified. If a player withdraws during the round for ANY reason the withdraw will be marked as a WD.

Unjustified Withdrawal An unjustified withdrawal is a situation where a player is clearly withdrawing due to poor play or lack of ambition. An unjustified withdrawal also includes withdrawing for any reason without notifying the tournament director. The HJGT takes unjustified withdrawals very seriously and will not be tolerated. An NC (No Card) or NS (No Show) will be issued next to the player’s name in the tournament results based on the situation. Once a player has accumulated two unjustified withdrawals, his or her membership will be suspended for the rest of the calendar year.

Did Not Start, No Show, Withdrawal, No Card, and Disqualification Policies:
*NEW FOR 2019 - There are no more Justified Withdrawals. The junior golf community and rankings are no longer accepting JWD as a tournament designation.

Did Not Start – Not submitted for rankings (DNS):
If a player does not hit the first shot of the tournament for any reason, it will be recorded as a Did Not Start (DNS) and will not submitted for the rankings

No Show – Submitted for Rankings (NS):
If a player begins a tournament and completes one or more rounds, signs a scorecard, and does not show up for a subsequent tee time without contacting an official, it will be recorded as a No Show (NS) and all official round scores for the event will be submitted for rankings

Withdrawal – Submitted for Rankings (WD):
If a player begins a tournament and completes one or more rounds, signs a scorecard, and notifies an official they will not be going on, it will be recorded as a Withdrawal (WD) and all official round scores for the event will be submitted for rankings

No Card – Submitted for Rankings (NC):
If a player begins the tournament, and for any reason other than a justified withdrawal, fails to turn in a signed scorecard for a completed round, it will be recorded as a No Card (NC) and all official round scores for the event will be submitted for the rankings

Disqualification – Submitted for Rankings (DQ):
If a player tees it up and commits a USGA Rules infraction during the course of play or unintentionally fails to sign a scorecard before leaving the scoring area it will be recorded as a Disqualification (DQ) and all official round scores will be submitted for the rankings

Tournament Registration Deadlines

Deadlines to register for all events are 10 days before the 1st round. A lot of HJGT events fill up before the deadline so we always encourage players to register as soon as possible to ensure you get into the field. In the event the field is not full 10 days before the 1st round, the HJGT may allow late addition players after the deadline. This is solely at the discretion of the HJGT staff and the HJGT reserves the right to add any player after the deadline.

Official Time

The official time will be maintained at the starting tee(s) only.

Caddies and Pull Carts

Caddies are permitted at Majors ONLY in all age divisions. Pull carts are allowed in all age divisions. See our tournament schedule for events that are identified as Majors. Motorized pull carts are not allowed at any event. Boys 10 and under and Girls 13 and under can use caddies at ALL HJGT events.

A “caddie” is one who assists the player in accordance with the Rules, which may include carrying (transporting) or handling the player’s club during play. Along with the use of caddies comes the following strict guidelines and polices that all players and caddies will be held to.

  • Caddies will be allowed to transport the player’s clubs and equipment.
  • Caddies will be allowed to search for a player’s golf ball
  • Caddies will be allowed to clean a player’s golf ball
  • Caddies will be able to give players advice (Pace of Play Policy will be enforced)
  • Caddies will be allowed to use motorized carts.
  • Caddies will be allowed to transport a player only when shuttle holes have been designated on the Notice to Competitors, during evacuation/restart or back to a previous spot in order play in accordance with Rule 20-5 and then back to where the player was picked up. Penalty for breach of the Transportation Condition is: Two strokes for each hole at which the breach occurred; maximum penalty per round is four strokes.
  • Once the player’s tees off on his or her first hole the player may not gain a caddie during the round. A caddie must be designated prior to the first tee shot.
  • Players are not allowed to switch caddies during the play of a round.

Caddies ARE NOT ALLOWED TO:

  • Deliberately stand on or close to the extended line of play behind a player while the player is taking his or her stance until the stroke is made, get involved in ANY RULINGS, transport players when not authorized, use personal cell phones during the round.

 

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour has the authority to eliminate or modify this policy at any time.

Breach of Policies and or rules by caddies

  • 1st Offense = Warning from an HJGT official
  • 2nd Offense = Caddie will be removed from the golf course

If a player can receive a penalty for a breach of a Rule then the same breach by their caddie will cause the player to receive the same penalty.

About the Elite Series

In its second full season, the series will be concentrated in Orlando, Florida and Hilton Head, South Carolina with one open Boys division and one open Girls division. 

The purpose of these events is to have junior golfers play on courses that mimic the setup of college golf which furthers the HJGT’s mission to grow the game of golf amongst juniors. Minimum yardages for Boys will be 7,000 yards (or as long as the course plays) while the girls will play 6,000 yards.

“We are extremely excited to add yet another layer of top notch events to the HJGT’s schedule,” said Mario Conte, Executive Director/Founder, HJGT. “These elite events will give our top players a chance to compete against the best competition on golf courses that are setup to mirror what they will see in college golf. With the support from the IJGT, IJGA, and BGGA these events will be successful immediately with some of the top juniors in the world.”

To qualify for these 84 player max field events one must be: in the Top 25% on the HJGT points list (at the time of sign up), in the Top 33% in the Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings (at the time of sign up), a winner of an HJGT event in the last 365 days, a Top 5 finisher in any HJGT invitational, or a member of the 2019 All-HJGT team. At each event 5 scholarships will be awarded through the Hurricane Foundation based on financial need and playing ability. To apply for the scholarships please visit HJGT.org and visit the “HJGT Charity” webpage. 

 “With the support of their partner International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT), the Bishops Gate Golf Academy (BGGA) and International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) are proud to support the newly formed elite series events with their strongest students,” said Andrew Summers, CEO of IJGT, IJGA, and BGGA.  Students from these academies won seventy junior golf events, including many high profile national events, and through their participation will ensure that the HJGT elite series events have amongst the strongest fields in junior golf outside of the premier national events.”

The HJGT has also partnered with the Faldo Series and all top finishers from Elite Series events will qualify to play in the Faldo Series Grand finale. The Faldo Series has been around for 22 years and features the top players from around the world.

Spectator Policy
General Conduct
Your child is attempting to play at a national level and spectators will be held to a high standard at all HJGT events. Please be aware that coaching of any player, on the golf course, is not allowed. Quietly follow players and keep emotions to a minimum. Smoking and drinking should be kept to a minimum and is not encouraged at any of our events.
Phones
Cell phones are not to be used on the golf course. Please turn off all electronic devices or set them to a silent ring. Cell phones may be used at the clubhouse area (if the club permits).
Dress Code
All HJGT spectators are expected to dress appropriately at the host facility. Blue jeans, tank tops, short shorts, flip flops, and other casual attire should not be worn on the golf course.
Communication with HJGT Participants
Spectators may interact with players in the event of a health reason and handing them sunscreen, food, and beverage only. When a spectator decides to do this they should always do it in front of another spectator and/or other players. (Rule 8- Advice)
Rules Officials
Rules officials will be scattered throughout the golf course to assist players in need of rulings, to monitor pace of play, and for emergency situations. Players and spectators should notify a rules official when a situation arises on the golf course.
In the situation there is not a rules official nearby; a player should play a second ball under rule 3-3. Please be aware it’s the player’s responsibility to know the rules of golf.
Spectators should respect a rules situation. All spectators are asked to stay 25 yards away and not to be involved in the conversation. A spectator will be brought into a situation only if asked by the official.
Spectators should not confront Officials. If a spectator has a question, or information, for an Official it should be done away from the players and in a calmly manner
Advice (Rule 8. Advice; Indicating Line of Play)
"Advice is any counsel or suggestion that could influence a player in determining his play, the choice of a club or the method of making a stroke. Information on the Rules or on matters of public information, such as the position of hazards or the flagstick on the putting green, is not advice."
Spectators are encouraged to stay out of rulings entirely. As a spectator you do not want to put a player in a situation where he gets a wrong ruling and is disqualified. You also put the player at risk of breaching Rule 8 (advice). All spectators are highly encouraged to read through Rule 8 (advice) in its entirety.
Penalty for a breach of Rule 8(advice) is loss of hole in match play or two strokes in stroke play.
How to properly follow a group (Where you should stand & walk)
  • All spectators should follow players from a distance (at least 25 yards) and stay in the rough or on the cart paths. Spectators should NOT be in the fairways.
  • Always stay to the side of the action and remain calm and quiet.
  • Please keep up with your group. Move forward to the putting green when all shots have been completed.
  • Spectators must never be on the putting surface and should observe the putting green from a reasonable distance that will not interfere with the competitors.
  • Looking for Balls – As a spectator please help spot balls for all participants. This is a practice that helps our pace of play and is highly encouraged by all spectators. Please keep in mind the five minute rule.
Spectator Cart Policy
(The HJGT takes this policy very seriously and any breach will result in the spectator cart being taken away)
Carts may be rented by spectators based on course availability - the daily fee is determined by each individual club and will be posted in the tournament information page on the website.
Spectator carts are required to stay on the cart path at ALL times. If the golf course doesn't have cart paths then the cart must stay in the rough at all times. A maximum of three carts will be allowed per group. This is to ensure each group has the opportunity to purchase a spectator cart (based on availability). Carts may only move forward on the golf course (from tee to green) except in case of a weather evacuation. Carts may not move while competitors are playing a stroke Only 2 people per cart are allowed except during evacuation. Spectator carts will NOT be used for shuttling of players from green to tee unless stated on the Notice to Players (local rules sheet) that is given to each player. Spectator’s carts will be used to assist with evacuation of players and spectators and may leave the cart path as necessary during an evacuation. In the event that we need to evacuate the course, spectators who have a cart are encouraged to pick up as many juniors as possible to ensure quick safety. Spectator carts may carry water for players but no golf equipment and may also carry any other spectator's items such as umbrellas etc..
Appreciation of Golf Course and Staff
It is appropriate to express your appreciation to the host facility at the conclusion of an event. The golf course staff works very hard to ensure the course is in great shape and that we can have a enjoyable event. This significantly affects the HJGT being able to return to that particular facility in the future. Please set a great example for your child and all people present. As a spectator we ask that you also respect our volunteers and tournament staff. If it weren’t for the staff members and volunteers, the HJGT would not be able to run the caliber of event that you prefer.
Pace of Play Policy
Summary
When the first player in a group has begun play on their 1st hole all players in the group are deemed to be on the clock and subject to timing. Additional info:
All 18 holes on the golf course will be considered a checkpoint. The HJGT will utilize a color-coded card system (Green cards and Red cards). An HJGT staff member, inside the scoring area, will confirm penalties with groups. It’s the players responsibility to know what color cards they receive throughout the round. The 1st group of the day is measured against time par until they get into position with any group in front of them.
Timing Cards
Green Card– Your group is in position AND/OR under the allotted time through that checkpoint
Red Card– Your group is out of position AND over the allotted time par (BOTH conditions MUST be met).
1st missed checkpoint – warning* (warning remains for duration of the round) 2nd missed checkpoint – liable to a penalty of one stroke 3rd missed checkpoint – liable to an additional penalty of two strokes 4th missed checkpoint – liable to disqualification
*Once a group receives a red card, they will have 2 holes to get either back in position OR under time par. If after 2 holes the group is still out of position AND over time par the group is liable to receive another red card.
When the group is back in position OR under time par they will receive a green card.
*When a group falls behind- regardless of the reason it must regain its position. Time for ball searches, rulings and walking time between holes is included in all maximum allowable times
*The group will be liable to penalties if in the Committee’s view a reasonable effort was not made by the players to complete their round within the allotted time. Any penalties will be confirmed and issued in the scoring area. No conversation or issuing of penalties will take place on the course.
Definitions
Overall Time Par: is the allotted time expected that all groups will complete a round based on golf course and weather conditions, setup, forced walks and quality of field.
A player is allowed 40 seconds to play a shot. A competitor’s time begins when the competitor has had a reasonable opportunity to reach his or her ball, can do so without interference or distraction. Play ready golf. In position times are measured from “Flagstick to Flagstick”. Your group time begins when the group in front of you replaces their flagstick and ends when your group replaces the flagstick.
Out of Position: When the group falls more than 15 minutes behind the group in front of them (flagstick to flagstick time).
The HJGT encourages ready golf and strives for rounds under 4-hours and 30-minutes.
Code of Conduct
The HJGT code of conduct has been instituted to ensure an enjoyable event for each and every person attending the tournament. All HJGT competitors are expected to abide by all rules and regulations set forth by the tour.
Golf Attire
All HJGT participants are required to wear proper golf attire at the host facility. Blue jeans, cut offs, and t-shirts will not be permitted. If you show up to an event without proper attire you will be asked to change clothing. If you wear a hat, it must be worn in a proper manner at all times. All golf shirts are required to have a collar or mock turtle neck (host facility permitting) and be tucked in.
Behavior
The HJGT will not tolerate poor behavior at the host facility. All participants are expected to carry themselves as ladies and gentlemen at all times. Swearing, club throwing, yelling, and cheating will not be tolerated.
Drugs, Alcohol, and Tobacco
The HJGT does not allow the use of these products. These products will not be allowed on the golf course or any facility affiliated with the event. The use of these products will result in disqualification and possible suspension from future events.
Code of Conduct Violation Penalties
The HJGT Tournament Committee, based on severity and frequency of the violation(s), may in accordance with Rule 33-7:
Warn the player, Issue a one stroke penalty for breach of conduct Disqualify the player from the tournament at which the violation occurs, or Depending on the severity of the violation, a tournament disqualification may also result in disqualification from the next tournament(s) for which a player has been accepted. The HJGT reserves the right to suspend or revoke a player’s membership or entries for a serious breach of the HJGT Code of Conduct. A player’s disregard of others is not limited to the current round but may include repeated offenses from tournament to tournament
Hard Card

The current Rules of the United States Golf Association and the R&A govern play.

Complete text of Rules may be found in the current “Rules of Golf” and “Committee Procedures.”  Disregard Local Rules printed on club scorecards or posted at the course. Unless otherwise noted, the penalty for breach of a Local Rule is:

  • Match play -- Loss of hole
  • Stroke play -- Two strokes
Local Rules

OUT OF BOUNDS:

a) Defined by course-side points, at ground level, of white stakes, lines and perimeter fence      

b) When the course-side edge of a paved road or curb defines out of bounds, a ball that is  

     on or beyond the road or curb is out of bounds even though it may lie on another 

     part of the golf course.

PENALTY AREAS:  

a)      When a penalty area is bounded by out of bounds, the edge of the penalty area extends to and coincides with the out of bounds line.

b)      When a penalty area coincides with the out of bounds line, Local Rule B-2 is in effect allowing an additional relief option on the opposite side of a red penalty area equidistant to the reference point.

GROUND UNDER REPAIR: Defined by enclosed white lines. Other areas of ground under repair, even when not marked, include:

a)  French drains (trenches filled with stones or the like)

SEAMS OF CUT TURF: Model Local Rule F-7 is in effect.In the General Area or on the Putting Green, if the ball lies in or touches a seam of cut turf or a sod seam of cut turf interferes with the area of intended swing, the player may take relief under Rule 16.1. All seams within the area of cut turf area are considered the same seam

OBSTRUCTIONS AND INTEGRAL OBJECTS: 

a)  When located within hazards; liners in bunkers and artificial walls and pilings are  

      integral objects unless otherwise provided for in Notice to Players.

b)  White lined areas tying into obstructions are part of the obstruction.

c)  When closely attached to trees, wrappings, electrical wire, and cables are integral 

POWER LINES: “If a ball strikes the power line during play of a hole, the stroke is canceled and the player must play a ball as nearly as possible at the spot from which the original ball was played in accordance with Rule 14.6(Making Next Stroke from Where Previous Stroke Made).”   

PRACTICE PUTTING PROHIBITTED: Practice on or near the putting green of the hole last played and rolling a ball on the putting green of the last hole play is prohibited.  Penalty for breach is two strokes.

LIST OF CONFORMING DRIVER HEADS: 

Local Rule G-1 as prescribed in the Committee Procedures is in effect.

LIST OF CONFORMING GOLF BALLS:

Local Rule G-3 as prescribed in the Committee Procedures is in effect.

PACE OF PLAY:Players should make each stroke in NO MORE THAN 40 seconds.                        

SUSPENSION OF PLAY DUE TO A DANGEROUS SITUATION: 

During suspension of play, once the siren has sounded any participant who plays a shot will be disqualified. All practice areas are closed during suspension for a dangerous situation until the Committee has declared them open. Players who practice on closed practice areas will be asked to cease doing so; failure to comply may result in revocation of entry. 

SIGNALS FOR SUSPENSION OF PLAY:

a)  Suspension for a dangerous situation: One prolonged siren or air horn blast.

b)  All other types of suspension: Three consecutive air horn blast.

c)  Resumption of play: Two air horn blasts.

TERMS OF THE COMPETITION

OFFICIAL EVENT:

In all HJGT events, an official event may be constituted by reverting to the results of an earlier round. Eighteen holes may constitute an official event. 

CLOSE OF COMPETITION:

The competition is deemed to have closed when the winner has been announced, or in the absence of a prize ceremony, when all scores have been approved by the Committee.

Distance Measuring Devices: The HJGT permits the use of devices that measure distance only under rule 4-3. Devices that measure wind and/or slope are not permitted. Penalty for breach is disqualification.
 
Ear Phones And Cell Phones: The use of ear phones, cell phones, and devices that play music is prohibited during the stipulated round (this includes i-Pods).
 
Boys U10 and Girls U13 Caddies Allowed
 
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Players in the Boys U10 and Girls U13 division may use a caddie at all HJGT events. Please see the caddie policy below which is strictly enforced.
 
All caddies MUST purchase an official HJGT caddy bib. Please CLICK HERE to purchase. 
 
HJGT Caddie Policy for Boys under 10 and Girls under 13 divisions ONLY
A “caddie” is one who assists the player in accordance with the Rules, which may include carrying (transporting) or handling the player’s club during play. Along with the use of caddies comes the following strict guidelines and polices that all players and caddies will be held to.
  • Caddies will be allowed to transport the player’s clubs and equipment.
  • Caddies will be allowed to search for a player’s golf ball
  • Caddies will be allowed to clean a players golf ball
  • Caddies will be able to give players advice (Pace of Play Policy will be strictly enforced)
  • Caddies will be allowed to transport a player only when shuttle holes have been designated on the Notice to Competitors, during evacuation/restart or back to a previous spot in order play in accordance with Rule 20-5 and then back to where the player was picked up. Penalty for breach of the Transportation Condition is: Two strokes for each hole at which the breach occurred; maximum penalty per round is four strokes.
Motorized Carts
Caddies will be allowed to use motorized carts. Players will not be able to ride in the motorized cart at any point during the round. Caddies may use the motorized cart to transport themselves and the player’s equipment ONLY. If the player is in breach of this rule they will be subject to a 2 stroke penalty for unauthorized transportation.
The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour has the authority to eliminate or modify this policy at any time.
Breach of Policies and or rules by caddies
  • 1st Offense = Warning from an HJGT official
  • 2nd Offense = Caddie will be removed from the golf course
If a player can receive a penalty for a breach of a Rule then the same breach by their caddie will cause the player to receive the same penalty.
 
All other divisions besides Boys under 10 and Girls under 13 are allowed to use caddies for Major Championships ONLY. 
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Local Rules

Play is governed by the USGA Rules of Golf Booklet, as well as the Decisions on the Rules of Golf. This information supplements the HJGT Local Rules and Conditions of Competition (the hard card), which is fully incorporated herein. Disregard any local rules found on the Club scorecard or posted at the Club. Penalty for breach of a local rule is two strokes, unless otherwise provided.

 

1. Format: 36 holes of stroke play. (Par 73)

Boys 16-18 and 14-15- Blue HJGT Tees: 6820 Yards

Girls 14-18 and Boys 11-13- White HJGT Tees: 5828 Yards

Girls U13 - Pink HJGT Tees: 5269 Yards

 

 

2. Out of Bounds: Rule 18, Defined by: The inside edge of white stakes, lines (the line itself is out of bounds) and fencing around the course. The inside edge (fairway side) of all public roads define Out of Bounds. The inside edge (fairway side) of all public sidewalks define out of bounds. A ball which crosses a public road defined as out of bounds and comes to rest beyond that road is out of bounds, even though it may lie on another part of the course. On opposite sides of penalty areas, the out of bounds line coincides with the edge of the water.

 

3. Drop Zones: Have been added as an additional option under Rule 17 for a ball that is in or is lost in a penalty area. The dropping zone may be used even though it may be closer to the hole than the point where the ball last crossed the margin of the water hazard.

Drop Zone on #18

 

4. Scoring: Scorecards, which may be in the form of paper or use of live scoring phones, must be signed, attested, and returned to the official scoring area after player has completed their round. A scorecard has been returned when the player has returned the card to an official in the designated scoring area and the player has left the designated area.

 

5. Ties: In case of a tie for 1st place in all divisions, a playoff will be immediately following the conclusion of the round as determined by the Committee. In the case of inclement weather the event may be shortened to 18 holes.

 

6. Unauthorized Transportation: Players must not ride on any form of transportation during a stipulated round unless authorized by the Committee. Unauthorized Transportation will result in a two stroke penalty.

 

7. Pace of Play: Rule 5.6b - 4:40 - Groups that are out of position and over their allotted time are subject to timing and penalties under 6-7. If a group receives a red card they will have two holes to get back into position or play under time par. If the group can not catch back up or fall into position, they will receive another red card and liable for penalty. If a group makes up time or falls back into position, they will be presented a green card.

 

8.Distance Measuring Devices & Electronic Devices: The HJGT allows distance measuring devices only. The use of portable communication devices, personal music systems, and the like are prohibited. Any participant found using a device during their round will be disqualified.

 

9. Rule 20.1c3: (Doubt to a procedure) If a player is a doubtful of his rights or the correct procedure during the play of a hole, he may without penalty, complete the hole with two balls. The player must announce to his competitors he is playing two balls and which ball he intends to score with. They must report all facts to the committee before turning the scorecard in even if the score is the same with both balls. If they fail to do so, the player is disqualified.

 

10. Replacement of damaged club: Rule 4.1b(4) A club that is broken or significantly damaged during a round, except by abuse, may be replaced with any other club under.

11. Advice: Rule 10.2 Advice is any counsel or suggestion which could influence a player in determining his play, the choice of a club or the method of making a stroke. Any conversation between players or player/spectator, including that in their native language, may be construed as advice. In either instance, penalty for breach of this rule is two strokes. Players are responsible for the actions of their spectators in regards to this rule.

 

12. Local Rules:

Environmentally protected areas are found on hole #3 and #7, you cannot enter these areas and must take your penalty options.

GUR areas are marked and will be granted relief.

 

 

 

13. Official Staff: Nick Bennett (Tournament Director), Cooper Henry, Thomas Moretti, Katie Dixon, Matt Ricca, Steve Jones.

Schedule
Wednesday, May 06 - 6:00 PM
First Round Tee Times Released
Saturday, May 09 - 7:00 AM
No Registration

Please report to tee at least 10 minutes before your tee time

Saturday, May 09 - 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
First Round Single Tee
Saturday, May 09 - 7:00 PM
Second Round Tee Times Released
Sunday, May 10 - 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Second Round Single Tee
Sunday, May 10 - 12:30 PM
Awards (After Division Finishes)
Courses
Eagle Creek Golf Club
14409 Narcoossee Road
Orlando, FL   32827
+1 (407) 273-4653

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