2017 City Auto Sonny Andrews Junior Championship

 

 

2017 City Auto Sonny Andrews Junior Championship

Cleveland Country Club

July 11-12, 2017

 

 

Format & Eligibility

Entry Procedure

Age Groups

The tournament is scheduled for 2, 18-hole stipulated rounds of stroke play for Divisions  A, B, C, and Girls 13-18 years old. The tournament is scheduled for 2, 9-hole stipulated rounds of stroke play for Divisions D, E, and Girls 10-12.

 

Participants are not required to be an MJGA member for this event. Players are not required to be Mississippi residents. The Sonny Andrews Junior Championship is open to all juniors 18 and under. Pairings will be assigned and posted online.   

       

Refund Policy: If a player withdraws prior to the entry deadline, he/she will receive a refund, minus a $25 administrative fee. If a player withdraws after the entry deadline has passed, the player will not receive a refund.                

Entry Fee: $88.00 and includes greens fee, practice rounds, practice balls, and lunch each day. Registrations will be accepted through the MJGA Online Registrtation, click here to register.

 

Players will receive awards for finishing in the top three in each division as well as scholarships. See below for scholarship details.

 

Deadline for Entry: July 9th at 12:00 pm

 

 

Boys Division A 16-18 year olds, Boys Division B 14-15 year olds: will play from a tee measuring 6,600- 7,000 yards in total course length. Boys Division C 12-13 year olds and Girls Division 13-18 year olds will play from a tee measuring 5,800-6,000 yards in total course length. Boys Division D 10-11 year olds and Girls Division D 10-12 will play from the forward tees. Girls and Boys Division E 9 and Under will play from 100-300 yards per hole. Division must be indicated when entering.

Looking for a College Scholarship?

The Sonny Andrews Junior Championship and local Cleveland community will award several scholarships for participants in the invitational. Boys age 14-18 and girls age 13-18 are eligible. Scholarships will be awarded to the top finishers and based on the field size in each division. If the required minimum is not met, the scholarships will be prorated. Scholarships will be distributed to the college or university of his or her choice.

Boys, age 14-18, based on 30 entries

     1st place - $1000

     2nd place - $750

     3rd place - $500

     4th place - $400

Girls, age 13-18, based on 12 entries

     1st place - $1000

     2nd place - $750

     3rd place - $500

 

Practice Round

Host Hotel

Points and Results

Call the Cleveland Country Club Pro Shop regarding a practice round 662-843-3456.

 

Practice round greens fees are included in the tournament entry fee.

Econo Inn (662)843-4060;

Comfort Inn (662)846-1525;

Hampton Inn (662)846-2915

Holiday Inn (662)843-9300

 

 

MJGA Player of the Year Points:

MJGA Points will be awarded to Mississippi Players who are MJGA members.

 

 

Junior Golf Schoreboad and AJGA:

Results will be submitted to Junior Golf Scoreboard and to AJGA. AJGA stars will be awarded if the field size requirements are met with the organization.

Rules and Regulations

All entrants agree to abide by all MJGA Rules and Regulations concerning dress codes, gentlemanly conduct on the Club premises and course beverage policies. Individuals may not bring beverages on the club premises. Contestants (and their caddies) are to observe proper golf etiquette at all times. Any abuse or disrespect of fellow competitors, officials, spectators, employees of the host facility, or other persons conducting or attending an MJGA sponsored event can be grounds for disqualification from the event and possible rejection of entry for future MJGA events. Such abuse may be verbal or physical or threat thereof and includes, but is not limited to: the use of obscene language, physical damage to property or equipment of the MJGA or host facility. Appropriate golf attire is required at all MGA events. This includes collared shirts with sleeves that must be properly tucked in at all times, walking shorts or slacks. The dress code of the host facility will prevail if there is any question. All MJGA Tournaments are soft spoke only events.