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ABOUT THE NEW ENGLAND PGA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
WHEN: Wednesday-Thursday, July 5-6, 2017
FORMAT FOR CHAMPIONSHIP: 36-hole competition
WHERE: Shaker Hills Golf Club
 
Players that qualify for the 2017 New England PGA Junior Championship shall compete in one of two age divisions at the Section Qualifier (Shaker Hills GC), Boys 18 & under and Girls 18 & under. Each gender will play from a designated set of tee markers. After successful qualification, the deadline to register is: Monday, June 29 at 12 noon.  All individuals who fail to RSVP by this time will forfeit their entrance.
 
The 2017 New England PGA Junior Championship will be a 36-hole stroke-play competition. The Rules of the United States Golf Association govern play, supplemented by the NEPGA Local Rules and Conditions of competition. The top two boys and top two girls will advance to the Junior PGA Championship (National).
 
 
ELIGIBILITY FOR QUALIFIERS & CHAMPIONSHIP

The New England Jr PGA Championship is open to boys and girls who are at least 12 years of age and up to 18 years of age as of the last day of their respective Junior PGA Championship.

Boys:18 and under as of August 3, 2017
Girls: 18 and under as of July 21, 2017

Players must reside within the jurisdiction of the New England PGA. Players that are currently in college and meet the age eligibility are permitted to play.

 
Qualifying Sites for NEPGA Junior PGA Championship at Shaker Hills GC
 
DATE SITE
Saturday, April 15 North Kingstown GC
Sunday, April 23 Highfields Golf & CC**
Saturday, June 3 Toddy Brook GC
Sunday, June 11 Bretwood GC
Thursday, June 29 Quashnet Valley CC

**Highfields Qualifier will count as both Jr PGA Championship Qualifier & Big I Qualifier
 
 
FORMAT FOR QUALIFIERS
All 2017 Junior PGA New England Section Qualifier will be 18-hole stroke-play competitions. The Rules of the United States Golf Association govern play, supplemented by the NEPGA Local Rules and Conditions of competition. Players shall compete in one of two age division at the Section Qualifiers, Boys 18 & under and Girls 18 & under.

Qualification will be based off of a number for each contest (boys & girls) at qualifying events. For example, top five and ties etc.  Note: adjustments to the qualification process are at the sole discretion of the New England PGA Junior Golf Committee.
 
 
2017 EXEMPTIONS
As per the NEPGA Jr Golf Committee, the following players are exempted into the 2017 New England PGA Junior Championship (Shaker Hills GC). Note: Exempted players must meet the tournament eligibility requirements in order to participate.
 
2016 Jr PGA Championship (Boys)
Top 5 and Ties

James Imai
Dillon Brown
Brandon Gillis
Davis Chatfield
Drew Powell
David Rogers
2016 Jr PGA Championship (Girls)
Top 5 and Ties

Lauren Thibodeau
Julia Ford
Chelsea Sedlar
Alexis Florio
Emily Nash
   
MGA Junior Am Top 3 & Ties
James Imai
Jack Boulger
Thomas Roberts
WGAM Junior Championship
Angela Garvin
Anne Walsh
Gabrielle Shieh
   
VT State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
Bryson Richards
VT State Golf Association Junior Boy Match Play Champion
Logan Broyles
   
NH State Golf Association  Junior  Boy Champion
James McKee
NH State Golf Association  Junior  Girl Champion
Lauren Thibodeau
   
ME State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
Logan Thompson
ME State Golf Association Junior Girl Champion
Bailey Plourde
   
RI State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
Patrick Welch
RI State Golf Association Junior Girl Champion
Allison Paik


Committee Exemptions - to be determined

 
 
COST OF QUALIFIERS & NEPGA CHAMPIONSHIP
The qualifiers are open to Members and Non-Members of the NEPGA Jr Tour.
 
Cost for qualifiers: $50 for members $65 for Non-members
 
Cost for NEPGA Jr Championship at Shaker Hills GC: $145

All prices subject to change
 
 
PGA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP (NATIONAL EVENT)
The top two Boys and top two Girls from the New England Junior PGA Championship will advance to the Junior PGA Championship at The Country Club of St. Albans in St. Albans, Missouri (NATIONAL EVENT). The Girls Championship wil be held Jul 18 - Jul 21. The Boys Championship will be held Jul 31 - Aug 3. Successful qualifiers for the Jr PGA Championship are identified based on the lowest gross score in the overall divisions -i.e. lowest two gross scores out of all 13-18 year old Boys Contest and Girls Contest. *Any junior who wishes to qualify for the Junior PGA Championship must play 36 holes from the same tees as the 16-18 year old age division and pay the same entry fee.
 

        




 


 

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