JAGA Jr. Championship June 18-19, 2012

HJGT to host Jacksonville Area Golf Association Jr. Championship at Deerwood

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cane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) will host the Jacksonville Area Golf Association (JAGA) Jr. Championship in Jacksonville, FL on June 18-19 2012. Deerwood Country Club will be the host Golf Course for this prestigious event. This event will be ranked by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard (NJGS). Along with the NJGS there will be Florida Junior Tour exemptions up for grabs. One exemption each will be granted to the winners from the Boys 11-14, Boys 15-18 divisions along with the Girls 15-18 division. The Winners from each division will also receive automatic bids into the 2012 Tour Championship in December. The JAGA Championship will feature 36 holes of stroke play on Deerwood’s 18 hole course. All four age divisions, Boys 11-14, Boys 15-18, Girls 11-14 and Girls 15-18 will be participating in the tournament. Top ten winners in each division will earn points towards the end of the year honors.  Premium members only will be able to compete in the Bridgestone Challenge. Three holes will be chosen by our HJGT Staff and premium members will compete for a dozen B330 golf balls and a Bridgestone hat. Our $99 first time player promo rate is in effect for this tournament. If you have never played on our tour before you can call into the office and get our special promotional rate. All $99 promo rates must be taken care of over the phone! Since this is a Jacksonville Area Golf Association sponsored event, you do not have to be a member with the HJGT to play. Call the HJGT headquarters for more information. Deerwood Country Club was built in 1960, originally designed by George Cobb. In the 1970’s Deerwood played home to many of Jacksonville’s opens. In 2004 the course underwent an extensive renovation designed and carried out by Brian Silva. Deerwood can accompany golfers of all skill levels with five tees ranging from 5,463 to 7,223 yards. Deerwood features 18 scenic holes and has a par of 72.

JAGA Jr. Championship Deerwood Country Club June 18-19, 2012 Jacksonville, FL Registration Deadline: June 8, 2012

For more information regarding the JAGA Jr. Championship, please visit our website at www.hjgt.org, call the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour headquarters at 904-379-2697, or email info@hjgt.org.   About Us: The Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT) was founded in 2008 with the intention of providing junior golfers between the ages of 10-19 an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment. Golfers who participate on tour will compete in one of five age divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 11-14, Girls 11-14 and Girls 15-18. Based out of Jacksonville, FL, the HJGT administers events all across the southeast, with stops in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina.

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