The FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Falcons Fire 2018 took place May 12-13, 2018. Junior golfers played 36 holes of stroke play at Falcon’s Fire Golf Club near Orlando, FL. This is one of the FCWT junior golf tournaments on the 2017-2018 schedule.
FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Falcons Fire 2018
Happy Mother’s Day from the FCWT!
The final round of the FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Falcons Fire 2018 took place on Mother’s Day Sunday.
In the Girls 13-19 division, Jewel Jorgensen of Coto de Caza, CA, carded the lowest round on Sunday, a 76. That score coupled with her opening round of 75 gave her the title.
Jewel won by one shot over Menglu Zhu of China (2024). Greer Valaquenta of Bradenton, FL (2018) finished in third place at 155.
Miss Valaquenta and Luwei Zhu of China (2021) co-led in birdies with 4 apiece. Menglu Zhu led in pars with 26.
In the Girls 9-14 division, Ashley Huffman carded rounds of 84-87.
In the Boys 12-14 division of the FCWT Junior Golf Tournament Falcons Fire 2018, Mohit Balaji earned his first win. Mohit finished the season with five Top 5 finishes and four Top 3 finishes. Well done!
On Sunday Mohit carded a 74 to finish at 146 for the tournament. He had 5 birdies and 25 pars for the tournament. Zachary Spooner of Palm Coast, FL (2023) finished in 2nd place.
Boys 15-19 Division
Felipe Darquea of Quito (2018) led wire-to-wire to win the Boys 15-19 division. Darquea carded rounds of 72-73-145.
Aaron Jarvis of Georgetown, Grand Cayman (2019) made a run on Sunday. He posted an even par round of 72, but came just one stroke short of forcing a playoff.
Juan Pablo Burguete Valdes of Cordoba, Mexico (2021) fired a final round of four-under-par 68 to finish in third place. He improved his second round by 11 shots and finished just 2 back of the win.
Also noteworthy on Sunday, Austin Lauver of Lancaster, PA (2019) improved his final round by 10 shots, He posted 84-74 to finish in 8th place.