GJT Wraps Up Largest Year in History
The Golfweek Junior Tour just wrapped up its largest and most successful year in history, hosting over 3,000 players in 44 tournaments. Players in these events were committed to 70+ Division 1 schools including: Florida State, Vanderbilt, Purdue, Ohio State, Michigan, Georgia Tech, Michigan State, UNLV, Auburn, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Notre Dame, Illinois, Penn State, Clemson, Duke, Kentucky, Wake Forest, and more.
Numerous records fell throughout the year including the Boys 54 hole scoring record (now -17) and the Girls 36 hole scoring record (now -10). A record of 5 new players joined the Hall of Fame in 2018. On top of all the success on the Tour, many current and former players have achieved incredible success in other events as well. Here is a list of the larger tournaments they’ve won, and some of the awards they have garnered: Accomplishments
Coaches are always interested in knowing which players are committed to schools, so they can respect that player’s decision. The Golfweek Junior Tour has a very up-to-date list of their players that have committed to schools and the tournament standings each week also show this. You can find the full list here of college commitments organized by graduating year: College Commitments
Thank you to all of the players, parents, coaches, and spectators who came out in 2018. Congratulations to all of the players one their successes and a special congratulations to all of the seniors that signed letters on intent this fall. Happy holidays and see you in the spring!
Over 6,000 rounds played on Tour in 2018
44 tournaments hosted
27 states were represented by competitors
Over 70 D1 schools represented by committed players in 2018
Over 170 D1 schools represented in the history of the Tour
2018 tournament winners committed to or enrolled at: Clemson, Vanderbilt, Michigan, Ohio State, LSU, Michigan State, Georgia Tech, Purdue, North Carolina, and more