GJT Tour Championship at the University of Kentucky
Saturday May 27, 2017 - Monday May 39, 2017
University Club of Kentucky – Big Blue Course
Entry Fee Deadline
Entry Fee Deadline: Monday, May 22, 2017
Members : $295 Non-Members : $345 (includes $50 credit towards membership)
(Two events can be played as a Non-Member)
(Third event played as a Non-Member will result in automatic membership)
Maximum Field: 208
Tee Times- Saturday May 27
Girls & Boys 13 & Under 7:45-9:45
Boys 14-19 12:45-2:45
Sunday May 28
Boys 14-19 7:45-9:45
Girls & Boys 13 & Under 12:45-2:45
Monday May 29
Girls & Boys 13 & Under 7:45-9:45
Boys 14-19 12:45-2:45
Tee times will be posted on the Thursday of the event week.
***ALL POINTS AWARDED FOR THE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP ARE WORTH 50% MORE THAN A NORMAL EVENT***
Boys 14-19 Champion awarded: 8 performance stars guaranteed
Boys 14-19 2-5 finishers awarded: 4 performance stars guaranteed
Boys 14-19 6-10 finishers awarded: 1 performance star guaranteed
Boys 13 and Under Champion awarded: 2 stars guaranteed
Boys 13 and Under 2-3 finishers awarded: 1 star guaranteed
Girls 15-19 Champion awarded: 8 performance stars guaranteed
Girls 15-19 2nd and 3rd awarded: 4 performance stars guaranteed
Girls 15-19 4th and 5th awarded: 1 star guaranteed
Girls 14 and Under Champion awarded: 2 stars guaranteed
This event is Golfweek ranked.
This tournament will be ranked by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard
The First Team All Midwest awards will go to:
- Top 5 point leaders in the 14-19 Boys age group
- Top 5 point leaders in the 13 & Under Boys age group
- Top 5 point leaders in the 15-19 Girls age group
- Top 5 point leaders in the 14 & Under Girls age group
2016-2017 Player of the Year
All 2016-2017 Summer, Fall, and Spring season events, including the Tour Championship, will count towards the Player of the Year. The Player of the Year awards will be handed out at the completion of the Tour Championship after the points from that event have been tabulated and added to each player’s running totals.
After the Tour Championship, the point leaders in each age group will get their picture and a short write up in the magazine, just like this past fall.
«GolfWeek Magazine December 9-16, 2011 subscription.
Age Groups & Distances
Below are the age divisions and distances. Age groups are established based on the player’s age on June 1, 2016 for the Summer, Fall, and Spring schedule.* (See Explanation Below)
Boys 14-19 6500-6700 yds
13 & Under 5500-5800 yds
Girls 15-19 5500-5800 yds
14 & Under 5200-5800 yds
*(Explanation: For the 2016-2017 Summer, Fall, and Spring schedules the players age on June 1, 2016 will determine the players age group. Whatever that players age may be on June 1, 2016 will determine the age group for the Summer, Fall, and Spring schedule)
University Club of Kentucky
4850 Leestown Road
Lexington, KY 40511
Pro Shop Telephone Number: 859-381-8585
Practice rounds must be scheduled and played before the first day of the event, and are the responsibility of the player to schedule. Practice rounds are not covered in the tournament fees and are not organized by the tour. The course’s practice facilities will be open the days of the event, weather permitting, and range balls will be provided to all tournament players as part of the tournament fees at the discretion of the golf course and weather permitting.
Spectators are welcome and encouraged at GolfWeek Junior Tour events. Spectators are encouraged to help look for lost balls, and aid in efforts to keep pace of play up, however contact between spectators and players must be kept to a minimum and all “advice” is prohibited by the Spectator Code of Conduct. Spectator carts are allowed at all GolfWeek Junior Tour events, but are at the discretion of the host course and weather permitting.
If you need to withdraw from an event, please contact the Tour staff as soon as possible so we may add another player from the waitlist. Please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
In the body of the email, make sure to include the player’s full name, the name of the event(s) and the date of the event(s). Once this has been received by the staff, you will receive an email confirming your withdrawal.
If a player withdraws from an event 7 days or more before the event, they will have two options:
-transfer all of the credit towards another upcoming tournament with no fee
-or receive a refund of their registration with a $50 fee
If a player withdraws from an event inside 7 days before the event they will have two options:
-transfer all of the credit towards another upcoming tournament with a $50 fee
-or receive a refund of their registration with a $75 fee
If a player withdraws within 2 A.M. two days before the event and the start of the event, no refund or credit is available for non-members, with no exceptions. All emails must be received before 2 A.M. two days ahead of time. If no correspondence is recieved before that point, the player is considered to be in the field. For a member withdrawing after 2 A.M. two days before the event, they may transfer the tournament credit with a $50 fee or get a refund with a $75 fee.
Please contact email@example.com if you need to withdraw
Junior Orange Bowl exemptions will be granted to the top 14-19 Boy and top 15-19 Girl through the 2016-2017 Season. The Tour Players of the Year, as determined by the points race, will get an exemption. Only Players of the Year are eligible.
North & South Junior Invitational exemptions will be granted to the top 14-19 Boy and top 15-19 Girl through the 2016 Summer & Fall Season, and then another exemption will be granted to the top 14-19 Boy and top 15-19 Girl at the end of the 2016-2017 Summer, Fall & Spring season.
- Or contact us at –
firstname.lastname@example.org - Best form of contact
513-739-7879 - Calls will be answered/returned as best as possible