Jacksonville, Florida: The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) invites you to play in the Canongate Series #1. This event will be held at Canongate-on-White Oak – The Old Course in Newnan, Ga., on Feb. 27-28. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to play one of Georgia’s premier golf courses! The Canongate Series #1 is open to all golfers between the ages of 8-18. The event will have Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranking (JGS), American Junior Golf Association Performance Stars (AJGA), winners in each division will receive in an exemption into the 2016 Tour Championship December 3-4, 2016, top 3 in each division will receive an exemption into the 2016 Mid Season Invitational at Chateau Elan June 11-13, 2016, and top 10 finishers receive points towards year end honors which include state teams, ALL HJGT teams, and the Hurricane Cup. This event is also a Big I qualifier for the state of GA. Low boys 14-18 and low girl 14-18 from the state of GA will receive an exemption. Players must elect to qualify by paying a $35 qualifying fee on Saturday.
American Junior Golf Association
- Boys 14-18 Champion = 4 Performance Stars, Boys 14-18 Top 5 = 1 Performance Star, 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 consideration. The minimums are as follows: Boys 11-13 = 20 players and Girls under 13 = 6 players.
Junior Golf Scoreboard
- Any division in which five or more competitors complete at least a 36-hole event
This event is a two-day, 36-hole event and is the first of five Canongate Series events with the HJGT. Both rounds will begin with a double tee start from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Registration for Canongate members is $165, $189 for HJGT members and $239 for non-members. Located just south of Atlanta, The Old Course opened in 1986 and plays to a par of 72. Yardages for the event are as follows: Boys U10 at 5,312 yards; Boys 11-13 and Girls 14-18 at 5,795; and Boys 14-15 and Boys 16-18 at 6,759 yards.
Canongate-on-White Oak – The Old Course
Registration Deadline: February 17