Major Championship at Birdsfoot July 9-10, 2016

The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour comes to Freeport, PA

The Major Championship at Birdsfoot is scheduled to take place July 9-10

  The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to participate in The Major Championship at Birdsfoot! This exciting event will be held at Birdsfoot Golf Club located in Freeport, Pennsylvania. Do not miss out on this great opportunity to play at a cherished golf course! This event offers 2-days and 36-holes of quality competition. The first round will begin with single tee starts from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and the second round will begin with single tee starts from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. The Award Ceremony will commence following the final round at approximately 4:00 p.m. Registration is $195 for HJGT members and $245 for non-members. Approximate Yardages for The Major Championship at Birdsfoot are as follows: Boys 10U: 5,100; Girls 13U: 5,100; Boys 11-13/Girls 14-18: 5,650; Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18: 6,500. The Major Championship at Birdsfoot is open to all golfers between the ages of 8-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS) and winners in each division will receive an exemption into the 2016 Tour Championship December 3-4, 2016. Top 10 finishers receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup. There are also South Carolina Junior Golf Association Heritage Points (SCJGA) and Tarheel Youth Golf Association Points (TYGA) available.

American Junior Golf Association

  • Girls 14-18 Champion= 4 Performance Stars, Girls 14-18 Top 3= 1 Performance Star.
  • This event has guaranteed AJGA stars for the divisions noted above. If a division is not listed above as guaranteed AJGA stars and the event meets the minimum requirements for any age division we will submit it to the AJGA for their consideration. The minimums are as follows: Boys 14-15/Boys 16-18= 40 players, Boys 11-13= 20 players, Girls 14-18= 12 players, and Girls under 13= 6 players.

Junior Golf Scoreboard

  • Ranking available for any age division in which five or more competitors complete at least a 36-hole event.

Course Information

The whimsical name 'Birdsfoot' gives golfers a hint of what they're about to enjoy at this great Freeport course, a Pittsburgh favorite. Where many lesser golf courses pulse with pretense, Birdsfoot's a charming gem that scores with friendly staff and great golf that'll test all skill levels.

Just the Basics

The Major Championship at Birdsfoot

July 9-10

Birdsfoot Golf Club

Freeport, PA

Registration Deadline: June 29

Follow the Action

  • Pairings, live leaderboards, scorecards and more can be found on our Tournament page
  • To see live photos from the event check out our Instagram and for post-round galleries after each round, visit our Facebook page
  • Photos, videos and more live from the event can also be found on the HJGT Twitter page
  • Post-tournament videos and champions interviews are posted on the HJGT YouTube page on the day after the event

A NEW and improved HJGT app is available for both Android and iPhone!