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Invitationals and Awards

HJGT National Championship

The HJGT National Championship is the strongest and largest event on tour. The HJGT National Championship has grown substantially over the last 9 years, becoming one of the strongest events in the country and this year’s event will be the biggest one yet. The HJGT will host 700 of the world’s best players in Orlando, Fla., on December 2-3, 2017. This year’s event will feature four premier golf courses right outside of Orlando. The event is an invitational and players must qualify and earn an invite to attend the event. Below is the criteria. Please note that if you qualify for the HJGT National Championship your spot will only be guaranteed until Sept. 15, 2017.

Boys 16-18 Tournament of Champions @ Champions Gate Resort (INTL Course)
-Must win a 2017 HJGT event
-Top 25 in HJGT points standings as of Nov. 6.
-Top 3 from 2017 HJGT invitationals

Boys 16-18 National Championship Orange Lake Resort (Legends Course)
-2nd and 3rd place finishers at all HJGT events
-Top 150 in the HJGT points standings

Boys 14-15 National Championship Champions Gate Golf Resort (National Course)
-Top 3 in all HJGT events
-Top 100 in the HJGT points standings

Girls 14-18 National Championship Champions Gate Country Club
-Top 3 in all HJGT events
-Top 100 in the HJGT points standings

Girls 13 and under and Boys 10 and Under National Champ. (Orange County National- Panther Lake Course)
-Top 3 in all HJGT events
-Top 100 in the HJGT points standings

Boys 11-13 National Championship Disney Golf Resort (Lake Buena Vista Course)
-Top 3 in all HJGT events
-Top 150 in the HJGT points standings

Mid Season Invitational at Sea Island/Sea Palms

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour will host the Mid Season Invitational at Sea Island Resort and Sea Palms Resort for top performing Boys and Girls June 11-13, 2017. This event will be special invite only for players who finished in the top three in any event from Jan. 1, 2017 – May 31, 2017. Top 50 players on the points list will also be invited to these events. These events will be ranked by Golfweek/Titleist and Junior Golf Scoreboard and will also feature AJGA stars.

Invitational Info Page

HJGT Major Championships

The HJGT will conduct a total of one major championship in each state during the 2017 season. Those who finish in the top 20 will receive points. More points will be at stake in majors. Players will be allowed to use caddies at Major Championships only. On the 2017 Tour Schedule, Major Championships are denoted by “Major Championship” in their name.

HJGT Regional Invitationals

New to the 2017 schedule the HJGT will introduce regional invitationals which will feature the top points earners from each region. The 4 regions will be Northeast, Midwest, Southeast, and West coast. Click on the links below to learn more info on how to qualify.

Midwest Regional Invitational at University of Louisville July 25-27

Southeast Regional Invitational at World Golf Village August 12-13

Northeast Regional Invitational at Bethpage October 14-15

West Coast Regional Invitational at Bayonet/Blackhorse November 4-5

Team Series National Championship

All the 1st and 2nd place finishers at 2017 team series events will be invited to compete Nov. 18-19 at Mission Inn Resort right outside of Orlando, FL. There will be an allocation of five teams for qualifying players who wish to attend the Team Series National Championship, who’s full team is unable to attend.

Click here to learn more about the team series

Click here to learn more about the team series national championship 

All-HJGT Teams

Players who finish in the top 10  (Boys) and top 10 (Girls) in the points standings will be named to the all-HJGT team. These awards will be given out at the season ending HJGT National Championship. The 2017 points race ends on Dec. 3, 2017.

One of the most exciting additions to the points race are the prizes. The top 10 players in each of the 6 divisions will be invited to compete in a very special parent/child event in 2018 open to only these 60 players and a parent of their choice. The event will be held at Albany Golf Resort in the Bahamas. Albany is home to the PGA Tours Hero World Challenge which features the top 18 players in the world. Albany is one of the most exclusive resorts in the world. The event will take place February 10-11, 2018 and it will only be open to players on the all HJGT teams only. There will be no entry fee for the player or their parent. Additionally, the top 3 points earners in each division will be provided complimentary accommodations for their stay at Albany through host families. This event will be a very special chance for juniors to compete on this amazing golf course with one of their parents. A special dinner reception will be held on Saturday evening following round 1 honoring all the players 2017 accomplishments. If there is a tie for 3rd place or 10th place, the tie breaker will be given to the player with the most top 5’s. The second tie breaker will be most wins.

2017 Hurricane Cup

The Hurricane Cup will be held Nov. 24-26, 2017. The Retreat Course at Sea Island Golf Resort in Sea Island, Ga., has been selected as the site for this special event. To accumulate points and become eligible for the Hurricane Cup, players must be a member of the HJGT. The points race for the Hurricane Cup will end August 1. Invitations will be sent shortly after. All players have until September 1, 2017 to sign up and commit to playing. If players do not sign up by that deadline the HJGT reserves the right to go down the points list to the next available players.

Click here to read more about the 2017 Hurricane Cup

Canongate Series Events

In result of a thrilling partnership formed between Canongate & the HJGT, we look forward to further enhancing the vast experience and opportunities for junior golfers. The primary operating philosophy of the HJGT is to provide junior golfers the convenience to play at the highest level of competition and be given the opportunity to gain the necessary exposure in order attain a scholarship to play golf at the collegiate level. With that being said, the by-product of this partnership is that the top golfers across our four age divisions will be invited to play in the compelling Canongate Series Cup. In the eight Canongate Series events, players will battle for not only HJGT points, which count toward the Hurricane Cup and year-end honors, but they now can earn them for the Canongate Series Invitational. Visit the Canongate page for more information.





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