Hall of Fame
The Hall of Fame is a representation of the players that have had the best all around careers on the Golfweek Junior Tour. The players profiled below have received numerous accolades, won high school state championships, and won tournaments at the national level. Hall of Fame members get in by way of meeting the criteria. The criteria is as follows: 4 career GJT wins at any level with at least 2 in the 14-19 Boys overall age group or 2 in the 15-19 Girls age group*.
High School Class of 2019
Cole picked up 13 career GJT wins, second all-time. He also had 33 top 5 finishes, one of the best marks in GJT history. He set the GJT Avalon Lake G&CC scoring record in 2018 with a 9 under, 135 total. Cole owns a career scoring average of 74.2, one of the best in GJT history. In the fall of 2019, Cole joined the men's golf program at Youngstown State University.
Austin won 4 tournaments on the Golfweek Junior Tour. Over his career, he never finished outside of the top 10 and only missed the top 5 one time. Austin has the all-time lowest career stroke average at 71.3. He became the 2017-2018 GJT Player of the Year with 3 wins, while posting a 70.5 average on the year. He joined the University of North Carolina Tar Heels in the fall of 2019.
Jessica had 6 wins in her career on the Golfweek Junior Tour. In 16 career tournaments, she had 13 top 5 finishes. She had 4 straight wins come via playoff at one point and she holds the best GJT playoff record ever at 4-0. She owns a GJT career scoring average of 78.6. After an impressive junior career, she joined Akron's golf team in 2019.
Carson won 5 tournaments in his career on the Golfweek Junior Tour. He was named to 2 All-Golfweek teams in the past in the course of his career. Carson amassed 18 top 5 finishes in his GJT career. He finished with a career scoring average of 75.1. After he wrapped up his junior career, he headed off to join the Hillsdale golf program in the fall of 2019.
*In 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 there was no Boys 14-19 division. The Boys 13-19 division takes the place of that for those years. For a win to count towards the Hall of Fame criteria, the following field sizes must be met: Boys 14-19 (20 players need to start the event), Boys 14-15 (15 players need to start the event), Boys 16-19 (15 players need to start the event), Boys 13 and Under (10 players need to start the event), Girls 15-19 (10 players need to start the event), Girls 14 and Under (5 players need to start the event), Girls Overall (12 players need to start the event).