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ABOUT THE NEW ENGLAND PGA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP
WHEN: Tuesday-Wednesday, June 26-27, 2018
FORMAT FOR CHAMPIONSHIP: 36-hole competition
WHERE: Shaker Hills Golf Club
 
Players that qualify for the 2018 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 21 at 12 noon (subject to change).  All individuals who fail to RSVP by this time will forfeit their entrance.
 
The 2018 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 boy (1) and top girl (1) 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, 2018
Girls: 18 and under as of July 12, 2018

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 2018 NEPGA Junior PGA Championship at Shaker Hills GC
 
DATE SITE
Saturday, April 14 North Kingstown GC
Sunday, April 22 Highfields Golf & CC**
Saturday, June 2 Toddy Brook GC
Sunday, June 10 Bretwood GC
Thursday, June 21 Bayberry GC

**Highfields Qualifier will count as both Jr PGA Championship Qualifier & Big I Qualifier
 
 
FORMAT FOR QUALIFIERS
All 2018 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.
 
 
2018 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.
 
2017 Jr PGA Championship (Boys)
Top 5 and Ties

Cole Anderson
Logan Thompson
Alec Brunelle
Nate Ingram
Daniel Kurson
Alex Yun
2017 Jr PGA Championship (Girls)
Top 5 and Ties

Alexis Florio
Allison Paik
Bailey Plourde
Emily Nash
Lauren Thibodeau
   
MGA Junior Am Top 3 & Ties
Dillon Brown
Andrew O'Leary
Alex Jamieson
WGAM Junior Championship


 
   
VT State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
Jared Nelson
VT State Golf Association Junior Boy Match Play Champion
Alex Giroux
   
NH State Golf Association  Junior  Boy Champion
Thomas Either
NH State Golf Association  Junior  Girl Champion
 
   
ME State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
 
ME State Golf Association Junior Girl Champion
 
   
RI State Golf Association Junior Boy Champion
 
RI State Golf Association Junior Girl Champion
 


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 Boy (1) and top Girl (1) from the New England Junior PGA Championship will advance to the Junior PGA Championship.  The Girls Championship will be held July 9-12, 2018 at Kearney Hill Golf Links in Lexington, KY.  The Boys Championship will be held July 31-August 3 at ValHalla Golf Club in Louisville, KY. 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 12-18 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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