Turkey Creek Golf Course, McPherson
June 12-15, 2017
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
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
General Manager: John Hastert
Head Golf Professional: John Hastert
Superintendent: Jason Buschbom
Male junior amateurs. Must be a KGA member.
Entry Fee and Deadline
$90. Deadline for entry is Monday, June 5th 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:
The golf course will be set-up at approximately:
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.
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.
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.
Scores from each round of this championship will be posted to the GHIN Handicap System using ESC (equitable stroke control).
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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!