JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) will bring its inaugural season ending tour championship to the bay area December 6-7, 2008. The event will be held at the beautiful Saddlebrook Resort and Spa in Wesley Chapel. The HJGT is a regional junior golf tour that conducts events in the states of Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and Florida. The goal of the tour is to bring these junior golfers maximum exposure to obtain a collegiate scholarship and to offer a tournament experience that is second to none. The tour has created a lot of buzz throughout the southeast attracting competitive juniors to events on some of the finest courses that the region has to offer.
The HJGT’s tour championship will be an invitational and will feature the tours top players. Players who have won on tour and who have accumulated the most points on tour have been invited. “This will be our biggest and best field of the year” said Mario Conte Executive Director of the HJGT. “We will have more than six states represented at Saddlebrook and will feature a year end banquet which will honor our top players”.
The event will kick off early Saturday morning with the first tee time beginning at 7:30am on the Saddlebrook course. Please visit www.hjgt.org for more information on the tour, the tournament, and how you can get involved with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour.