2019 Girls' Junior Amateur Championship - MASSGOLF

2019 Girls’ Junior Amateur Championship

Cranberry Valley Golf Course
Harwich  | August 5-6

ENTRY FEE: $100 (Championship & Silver Divisions) & $60 (Junior-Junior & Mite Divisions)

ENTRY CLOSE: Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE CHAMPIONSHIP & SILVER DIVISIONS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE JUNIOR-JUNIOR & MITE DIVISIONS

Eligibility

Entries are open to amateur golfers who have an active Mass Golf/GHIN Handicap Index at any public, private, semi-private, municipal or non-real estate Mass Golf member course/club.

Student-athletes are now able to obtain a Mass Golf/USGA GHIN Handicap Index directly through Mass Golf. This is a complimentary service that will provide junior golfers with the ability to become more connected with the sport.

Interested student-athletes should CLICK HERE for more information regarding the MIAA & Mass Golf Student-Athlete form. Once submitted a member of the Mass Golf staff will contact each student-athlete to set up the Mass Golf/USGA GHIN Handicap Index for the upcoming season.

 

Championship & Silver DivisionsGolfers who have reached their 14th birthday and will not reach their 19th birthday by midnight August 6, 2019.

Championship Division: Handicap Index of 10.1 or less (as determined by the July 15, 2019 Handicap Revision)

Silver Division: Handicap Index of 10.2 or more (as determined by the July 15, 2019 Handicap Revision)

Junior-Junior & Mite DivisionsGolfers who will not reach their 14th birthday by midnight August 6, 2019.

Junior-Junior Division: Ages 11-13

Mite Division: Ages 10 & Under


Ajga PERFORMANCE based entry status

Competitors will receive the following AJGA PBE Status based on final championship results from the Championship Division. For additional information on the AJGA’s Performance Based Entry System, please click here.

  • Champion – Fully Exempt
  • Place 2 through 4 and ties – 12 Stars
  • Place 5 through 8 and ties – 8 Stars
  • Place 9 through 16 and ties – 4 Stars

 


HJGT National Championship Exemption

The 2019 Girls’ Junior Amateur Champion & Runner-Up will recieve an exemption (pending the submission of a completed registration) into the 2019 HJGT National Championship in Orlando, FL – December 7-8, 2019.


2018 Championship Highlights

Rebecca Skoler (Pine Brook CC) posted a two-round score of 6-over par 152 at Framingham Country Club to capture the 2018 Massachusetts Girls’ Junior Amateur Championship title.

Skoler’s wire-to-wire victory was a crowning moment in Framingham on Thursday following the conclusion of two-day event which featured four divisions and competitors who ranged in age from nine to 18. In addition to Skoler’s overall Championship victory, the following divisional winners were honored: Silver: Emma Abramson (The Ridge Club) ; Junior-Junior – Olivia Arone (The Ridge Club); Mite – Maddie Smith (Mount Pleasant GC).