PGA Junior Golf TOUR
16 Tournaments for 10-18 year old Boys and Girls in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts
The Connecticut Section PGA Junior Golf TOUR (JGT) schedule consists of 16 tournaments, consisting of twelve (12) 9 & 18-hole Stroke Play events and four (4) 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. The entry fee for the Ranked-open 36-hole tournaments is $125 for JGA Members and $240 for non-members. 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.
Table of Contents1 -
2 - Junior Golf Association Membership
3 - Activating Your Membership
4 - PGA Junior Golf TOUR
5 - Ranked Tournaments - Open Registration
6 - Junior Connecticut PGA Championship
7 - Little Linksters (12 & Under)
8 - PGA Pro-Junior Invitational
9 - Jack Kelly Tournament of Champions
10 - Jack Kelly Sportsmanship Awards
11 - Player of the Year
12 - The Remy Cup Matches
13 - Rules and Regulations
14 - Birdies For Charity
15 - Sanctioned Tournaments
Little Linksters Event Results from Willow Brook Golf Course
Doyle, Goldberg, and Wright emerge victorious
SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (July 6, 2015) – The second Connecticut Section Junior Golf Association Little Linksters tournament was held Monday at Willow Brook Golf Course, attracting nearly forty junior golfers in the 5-7, 8-9 and 10-12 year-old age groups for the nine-hole event.
Matthew Doyle of Madison, Conn. posted an impressive round of 31 (+1) to win by three-strokes in the 10 – 12 age division. Matthew’s round included two birdies, which helped distance him from a three-way tie for second place at 34 (+4) between Ethan Kalk of South Glastonbury, Conn., Jack Hall of Avon, Conn., and Cole Hahn of Avon, Conn.
Owen Goldberg of West Hartford, Conn. narrowly emerged from the 8 – 9 age division with a 32 (+2). Three-straight birdies on holes seven, eight and nine helped Owen edge Luke Stennett (33, +3) who finished in second. This is Owen’s second Little Linksters victory of the season, his first having come at Minnechaug Golf Club.
Frederick Wright of West Hartford, Conn. won the 5 – 7 age division with a round of 42 (+12) that included three pars.
Congratulations to Matthew, Owen and Frederick on their victories at Willow Brook Golf Course. The next Little Linksters tournament is scheduled for Tuesday, August 11 at Copper Hill Golf Club.