2024 PNW Junior PGA Championship

When:
June 1, 2024 – June 2, 2024 all-day
2024-06-01T00:00:00-07:00
2024-06-03T00:00:00-07:00
Where:
Canyon Lakes GC
3700 W Canyon Lakes Dr
Kennewick
WA 99337

Deadline for entries:
April 24 @ 5:00 PM or until filled (whichever comes first)
Entry fee:
$165
Tee times & results:
Host Pro:
Matt Mandell, PGA

Entry Priority/Field Size Limit

Entry Priority: based on receipt of a complete, eligible entry.

Field size: limited to the first 120 combined eligible participants in each shotgun that are received by the entry deadline on Wednesday, April 24 at 5:00 PM.

Eligibility

Players MUST be eighteen (18) years of age or younger on the final day of each respective National Championship to be eligible to earn an exemption. A player that will become 19 years of age prior to the end of his or her respective National Championship  (Boys and Girls: July 30-August 2, 2024) will not be allowed to compete.

Players must be amateurs as defined by the USGA and must NOT be full-time college students. A player who has begun his or her collegiate career is NOT eligible.

Players under 16 years of age who wish to qualify for the National Championship must register in the oldest (16-18) age division and play from the same tees as the oldest (16-18) division.

Open to players who have permanent residence within the boundaries of the Pacific Northwest PGA Section prior to March 27, 2024 and maintain such residence through the Section Championship (June 1-2).  Players establishing permanent residency after March 27 may appeal for entry to the Pacific Northwest PGA Section.

Schedule of Play

Please pay attention to your age division and what your starting times are. Once again, there are double shotgun starts.

  • Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2 – 7:30 AM Shotguns both days – Boys 16-18 and Girls 16-18
  • Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2 – 1:30 PM Shotguns both days – Boys 12 & Under, Girls 12 & Under, Boys 13-15 and Girls 13-15

Tournament Format

Stroke play competition based on the lowest gross scores.

Divisions & Yardages

  • Boys 16-18 – 7,026 yards (Black Tees)
  • Boys 13-15 – 6,211 yards (White Tees)
  • Boys 12 & Under – 5,533 yards (Red Tees)
  • Girls 16-18 – 6,211 yards (White Tees)
  • Girls 13-15 – 5,533 yards (Red Tees)
  • Girls 12 & Under – 5,533 yards (Red Tees)

Yardage books available from StrackaLine

Distance measuring devices are allowed while caddies are NOT allowed

*Any junior who wishes to qualify for the Junior PGA Championship must play in the 16-18 year old age division. If a junior under the age of 16 is interested in trying to advance, they do have the option to play in the 16-18 age division, as long as they let us know (or mark on their entry) that they wish to do so by the entry deadline of April 24 at 5:00 PM. There will be two spots to advance in both the boys and girls 16-18 age division.

Advancement

The winning Boy and Girl Champion (plus runner-up) will represent the Pacific Northwest Section in the National Junior PGA Championship. Section Champions are identified based on the lowest gross score in the 16-18 age division.

2024 Boys Junior PGA Championship
July 30-August 2, 2024
Congressional Country Club
Bethesda, Maryland

2024 Girls Junior PGA Championship
July 30-August 2, 2024
Congressional Country Club
Bethesda, Maryland

Host Hotel

Hampton Inn Kennewick-at Southridge
3715 Plaza Way
Kennewick, WA 99338
(509) 820-3023

Reserve by: 5/9/2024
Rate: Double Queen$199 + tax (Double Occupancy: Additional $10 per person over 2)

Additional Hotels in Area

Best Western Plus – Kennewick Inn
4001 W. 27th Avenue
Kennewick, WA 99337
509-586-1332

Future Sites

May 31 – June 1, 2025 – OGA Course, Woodburn, OR
May 30-31, 2026 – The Home Course, DuPont, WA
June 5-6, 2027 – OGA Course, Woodburn, OR
June 3-4, 2028 – The Home Course

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