15 Tournaments for 10-18 year old Boys and Girls in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts
The Connecticut Section PGA Junior Golf TOUR schedule (JGT) consists of 15 competitions, consisting of twelve (12) 9 & 18-hole Stroke Play events and three (3) 36-hole Stroke Play events. Boys and Girls, ages 10 to 18, who are PGA Junior Golf Association members and who ACTIVATED their memberships are eligible to enter these tournaments.
The entry fee for the 13-18 age group players who play 18 holes is $65; and $45 for 10-12 age group players who play 9 holes. There is no requirement to play in all or a minimum number of tournaments.
Each JGT tournament is conducted within the TOUR Rules and Regulations that are established by the Connecticut Section PGA.
ROCKY HILL, CONN. (October 17, 2013) Kyle Bilodeau of West Hartford, Conn. has earned the 2013 Player of the Year honors. Bilodeau won the Connecticut Section Spring Stroke Play Championship, which earned him a spot in the Travelers Championship. He also won the Walter Lowell PGA Tournament and claimed his first Connecticut PGA Championship this year. Tony Kelley, head golf professional at Wyckoff Country Club is the 2013 Senior Player of the year. This is the second time Kelley has held the honor.
Registration for the 2013 Connecticut Section PGA Junior Golf Association (JGA) officially opened for membership on Monday. Operations Director, Sally Sohn, is egger about the season beginning. “I’m excited to have both returning members and new ones playing together and learning from each other,” says Sohn. “Its amazing to see how kids grow within the JGA from year to year… This is my fifth season with the Connecticut Section, so its rewarding to see JGA members start in elementary school and progress to making their high school golf teams.”
2013 promises to be the best year yet for the Connecticut Section PGA Junior Golf Association and Junior Golf TOUR. If you have any questions or to join the Junior Golf Association or TOUR, please contact Sally Sohn at SSohn@pgahq.com.