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Kansas Golf Associaition

58th Boys Junior Amateur Championship

Turkey Creek Golf Course, McPherson
June 12-15, 2017


Tournament Links


Schedule of Events


Monday, June 12th -- Practice Round - See below for scheduling information
Tuesday, June 13th -- First round (18 holes) - TBA tee/time
Wednesday, June 14th -- Second round (18 holes) - TBA tee/time (CUT MADE)
Thursday, June 15th -- Third round (18 holes) - TBA tee/time


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 12th.  There will be no lunch provided following Thursday's final round.

Host Club Information


Turkey Creek Golf Course
1000 Fox Run Drive
McPherson, KS  67460
(620) 241-8530
www.golfturkeycreek.com

General Manager: John Hastert
Head Golf Professional: John Hastert

Superintendent: Jason Buschbom

Eligibility


Male junior amateurs.  Must be a KGA member.

Entry Fee and Deadline

$90.  Deadline for entry is Monday, June 5th at 4:00 pm.

Format

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.


Divisions

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:

  • TBA yards (all participants)


Practice Round

Click here to view the current practice round starting times (this will be linked prior to championship).

Turkey Creek Golf Course will be available for a practice round on Monday, June 12th (weather permitting).  The practice round is included as part of your entry fee.  TBA on practice round scheduling.


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

Lenexa's Blake Allen claimed the 57th Kansas Boys Junior Amateur at Crestwood Country Club in dramatic fashion.  Allen, 18, rolled in a 30-foot birdie putt on the final hole to edge Pittsburg resident and Crestwood CC member Bradley Beykirch by one shot.  Allen's rounds 72-71-71--214 put him at 2-under par total for the championship.  Overland Park's Davis Cooper recieved low honors in the 14 & Under Division.  15-Year Old Division winner was Prairie Village's Will Harding.  16-Year Old Division winner was overall runner-up Bradley Beykirch of Pittsburg.  The 17-Year Old Division was claimed by Manahattan's Cole Gritton.

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

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).

Hotels

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

Method of Payments

Turkey Creek Golf Course 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!