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Kansas Golf Associaition

59th Boys Junior Amateur Championship

Stagg Hill Golf Club, Manhattan
June 11-14, 2018

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Schedule of Events

Monday, June 11th -- Practice Round - See below for scheduling information
Tuesday, June 12th -- First round (18 holes) - 8:00 am & 12:30 pm waves (#1 & #10)
Wednesday, June 13th -- Second round (18 holes) - 8:00 am & 12:30 pm waves (#1 & #10)  (CUT MADE)
Thursday, June 14th -- Third round (18 holes) - 8:00 am (#1 & #10)

Players Lunch

As part of your entry fee, the KGA will provide lunch to all players during the first two rounds (Tuesday & Wednesday) of the championship.  More information on lunches will be provided at player registration on Monday, June 11th.  There will be no lunch provided following Thursday's final round.

Host Club Information

Stagg Hill Golf Club
4441 Fort Riley Blvd.
Manhattan, KS  66502
(785) 539-1041

General Manager: Dusty Swinney
Superintendent: Jason Sare


Male junior amateurs.  Must be a KGA member.

Entry Fee and Deadline

$95.  Deadline for entry is Monday, June 4th at 4:00 pm.


54 holes of individual stroke play within five age divisions.  Following 36 holes there will be a cut to the low 15 and ties in each age division.  Overall Champion to be determined.  The event may be shortened to 36 holes if weather cancels either round.  Trophies will be awarded to the top three in each age division.  Medals awarded to all players that make the cut. 

Following 36 holes there will be a cut to the low 15 and ties in each age division.


Five age divisions:

  • 14 & Under
  • 15 age
  • 16 age
  • 17 age
  • 18 age

Course Set-Up

The golf course will be set-up at approximately:

  • 6,500 yards (all boys)

Practice Round

Click here to view the current practice round starting times.

Stagg Hill Golf Club will be available for a practice round on Monday, June 11th (weather permitting).  The practice round is included as part of your entry fee.  Tee times are available from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. The practice round will be paired in groups of four players. Arranging your practice round with four players is preferred.

Please email or call the KGA office at kga@kansasgolf.org or (785) 842-4833 ext.1 to schedule your practice round starting time.

Clubhouse and Practice Facilities

Clubhouse and practice facilities open one hour prior to the first starting time.  Practice facilities are for tournament contestants use only.

Defending Champion

McPherson's Jacob Lackey claimed the 58th Kansas Boys Junior Amateur at Turkey Creek Golf Course in 2017.  Lackey, 18, posted a final round 2-under par 68 to edge Garden City's Taylor Larsen by one shot.  Lackey's rounds 75-71-68--214 put him at 4-over par total for the championship.  Age division winners included:  17-year old Grant Herrenbruck of Salina, 16-year old Ryan Bender of Lenexa, 15-year old Davis Cooper of Overland Park and 14 & Under winner Ryan Lee of Overland Park.

Carts, Spectators and Caddies

Carts are not allowed for junior events sponsored by the KGA and KJGA.  Spectator carts may be available at the discretion and price determined by the host club.  Caddies are not allowed for junior events sponsored by the KGA and KJGA.

Championship Policies

Click here for read information on Hard Card, Conditions of Competition, Electronic Devices, Pace of Play, Withdrawal, Conduct, Dress Code, Footwear and other policies.


Registration is required for this championship.  The registration table will be located near the clubhouse and/or scoreboard area at the host club.  Players must register prior to their practice round.  At registration, players will sign the player appreciation scroll for the host club, confirm championship starting times and answer any questions that players and/or spectators may have.  

Score Posting

Scores from each round of this championship will be posted to the GHIN Handicap System using ESC (equitable stroke control).


KGA golfers can stay at the following hotels in the Manhattan area at the rates noted below.

Comfort Suites
1020 Hostetler Dr., Manhattan, KS  66502
(785) 539-9449
Rate: $95/night
Group Name:  Kansas Golf Association

Fairfield Inn
300 Colorado St., Manhattan, KS  66502
(785) 539-2400
Rate: $112/night
Book By Date: May 11th

Group Name: Kansas Golf Association (BGJP)

Click here to view hotels in the area with preferred rates.

Method of Payments

Stagg Hill Golf Club accepts cash or credit card for all purchases.

Close of Competition

The competition shall be deemed to have closed when the symbolic prize for the event has been presented, or if no ceremony, when all scores and results have been approved by the Committee.

Good luck to all contestants and thank you for your support of your golf association.  Your expressions of thanks to the staff of the host club and KGA volunteers are always appreciated!