2017 Principal Charity Classic
June 6-11, 2017
Des Moines, IA
The Iowa PGA Section would like to welcome back title sponsor for the 2017 season, The Principal Charity Classic, and thank them for their support of the Iowa Junior Tour. With support and sponsorship of corporations like The Principal Charity Classic, the Iowa Junior Tour continues to grow and be successful! This season we will continue to offer excellent tournament opportunities across Iowa and Western Illinois! Thank you Principal Charity Classic for your support of the 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and now the 2017 Iowa Junior Tour!
New for 2017 in celebration of 20 years of the Junior Tour, the Iowa PGA will be partnering with Garb, PGA Ahead and Kate/Lord to provide a fantastic logo collar shirt for all members as their tee gift! Members need to make sure to provide proper sizing as postage expense for any exchanges will be the members responsibility. This gift has a retail value of $50-$65!
|Especially for the younger players needing
needing youth sizes.
| CLICK HERE or the button above to register for the
2017 Iowa Junior Tour. Membership is $50
You can also CLICK HERE to download application and
The Iowa PGA is also excited to welcome back for the third year in a row, Bushnell Golf, as supporting sponsor for the 2017 Iowa Junior Tour. Iowa Sales Representative John Novosel and Bushnell will be supplying Bushnell NeoGhost Range Finders to be given away at each ACE Point Event tournament this summer. At least one contest will be provided for the ACE events that juniors will compete in for a chance to win at least one range finder. Sample contest include but are not limited to, closest to the pin, longest drive, straightest drive and longest putt. Both boys and girls will have an opportunity to win. For more information on Bushnell and the NeoGhost Range Finder CLICK HERE.
Shattuck-St. Mary’s Prep School will also continue as Presenting Sponsors of the 2017 Iowa Junior Tour. Shattuck-St. Mary’s School is a college preparatory co-educational boarding and day school located in Faribault, Minnesota. They offer students the opportunity to pair a challenging and motivating academic program of study with a focused concentration in athletics or the arts. CLICK HERE or the their logo for more information.
New for 2017 in celebration of 20 years of the Junior Tour, the Iowa PGA will be partnering with Garb, PGA Ahead and Kate/Lord to provide a fantastic logo collar shirt for all members as their tee gift! Members need to make sure to provide proper sizing as postage expenses for any exchanges will be the members responsibility. This gift has a retail value of $50-$65!
Each junior is strongly encouraged to LOG IN using the PLAYER’S CLUB BOX above with your ID and Password when trying to register for events.
Here you can register for events, see which events you have already registered for, see past results, Player of the Year Points and other great stats. Tournaments Info Pages will be posted as they become available. Registration will be available for most events by March 1, 2017.
Most Iowa PGA Junior Tour 2-day events will be a Junior Golf Scoreboard ranked tournament. CLICK HERE or the icon for more details. Continued in 2017, a few events will be recognized by the AJGA with Performance Stars. Check out each tournament event page (TIP) for complete details.
The Junior Tour Schedule will be visible to public. In order to register for events you must be a 2017 member. There are over 60 tournament opportunities on the Iowa Junior Tour. A member may play in as many or as few events that they choose. There will continue be 4 event categories: Major, Ace, Eagle, Birdie. The Iowa PGA will administer all Major and Ace events. Membership is annual and must be renewed each year. The schedule listed below is tentative. Qualifiers are non-point events. For more details on each event and the Junior Tour, CLICK HERE for the Policy and Procedure webpage. Please feel free to call the office with any questions 319-648-0026 or contact Tess Goudy, Junior Golf Director – firstname.lastname@example.org or Brett Shaeffer, Junior Golf Manager – email@example.com.
CLICK HERE to read and review the Junior Tour Policy and Procedures Manual, which includes information on Player of Year. It is very important for all Members to read and review this information.
Tournament Registration will be available after March 1, 2017. Your ID and Password will be emailed to you when you register. You will need this to sign up for events. To register for more than one event at a time, Members can log into their Player’s Club account. CLICK HERE to view the entire 2017 Schedule with all events. Schedule is still tentative with event schedule updated weekly.
2017 Junior Tour Major Point Events – administered by the Iowa PGA Staff (Juniors MUST be members of the Iowa Junior Tour to participate) CLICK HERE (coming soon) to view 2017 ACE SCHEDULE.
2017 Major Point Events
- May 6-7, Iowa PGA Spring Junior Open presented by the Principal Charity Classic, Round 1: Jester Park GC, Round 2: Bos Landen Golf Resort and Pella G & CC
- June 3-4, Cobra/Puma Junior Cup Matches – Invite Only, participation points awarded
- June 5, Junior Tour Kick Off, Pheasant Ridge GC, Cedar Falls, IA
- June 12-13, John Deere Classic Junior Open, TPC Deere Run (CLICK HERE for event web page) Title Sponsor – The John Deere Classic
- July 10-11, 42nd PGA Junior Iowa Championship, Ames G & CC, Ames, IA
–AJGA Performance Based Entry Event – Stars awarded
- July 6-7, Junior Tour Mid-Summer Classic (9-hole divisions only) Echo Valley CC, Norwalk, IA
- July 17-18, Junior Tour Mid-Summer Classic (18-hole divisions only) – July 17 Round 1: Tournament Club of Iowa, Polk City, IA July 18 Round 2: Otter Creek GC, Ankeny, IA
–AJGA Performance Based Entry Event – Stars awarded
- July 27, Iowa PGA Junior Championship AH Blank GC, W. Des Moines,IA
–Caddies allowed for this event!
- August 10-11, Junior Tour Championship Round 1 held at Copper Creek GC in Pleasant Hill and Round 2 held at Indianola G & CC
–AJGA Performance Based Entry Event – Stars awarded
2017 Junior Tour Ace Point Events – administered by the Iowa PGA Staff (Juniors MUST be members of the Iowa Junior Tour to participate) CLICK HERE (coming soon) to view 2017 ACE SCHEDULE.
2017 Ace Point Events
- 4-person Team Junior & Stroke Play, Edmundson GC, Oskaloosa, IA
- June 26, Junior Tour Corridor Classic, Hunters Ridge GC, Marion, IA
- July 24, Team Junior & Stroke Play Event, Briarwood Club of Ankeny
- July 17-18, Lujack Lexus Jr Championship, Springbrook G & CC, Dewitt, IA
- July 19, Eastern Iowa Junior, The Meadows GC, Asbury, IA (Dubuque area)
- July 25, Iowa PGA Cedar Rapids Junior, Gardner GC, Cedar Rapids, IA
- July 31, Southeast Iowa Junior at The Preserve, The Preserve on Rathbun Lake, Moravia, IA
- Junior Tour Metro Classic, Des Moines, IA
- Junior Tour Classic at Wildcat, Shellsburg, IA
2017 Junior Tour Eagle Point Events – not administered by the Iowa PGA Juniors must be a member of the Iowa Junior Tour to participate in most of these events. CLICK HERE (coming soon) TO VIEW 2017 EAGLE SCHEDULE.
2017 Eagle Point Events
- June 7, Jester Park Junior Amateur, Jester Park GC, Granger, IA
- June 8, Optimist Junior Championship, Elmwood CC/American Legion GC, Marshalltown, IA
- June 20, Trusted Choice Big I Junior Qualifier, Blue Top Ridge, Riverside, IA
- June 21-22, IGA Boy’s Amateur Junior, Coldwater Creek GC, Ames, IA
- June 21-22, Iowa Junior Girls’ Amateur Junior, Coldwater Creek GC, Ames, IA
- Sunday, June 25, Junior Tour Classic at Indian Creek CC, Nevada, IA (9-holes only, all divisions)
- July 20, 10th Annual Lake Panorama Junior Open, Lake Panorama National Resort, Panora, IA
- Des Moines Junior, Willow Creek GC, W. Des Moines, IA
- July 26, Eagle Junior at Carroll CC, Carroll, IA
- August 1, Quad Cities Junior at Glynns Creek, Long Grove, IA
- August 8, Iowa City Junior at Finkbine, Finkbine GC, Iowa City, IA
- August 14, Woodland Hills Executive 9 Junior, Woodland Hills GC, Des Moines, IA (9-hole only, 13 & under)
2017 Junior Tour Birdie Point Events – not administered by Iowa PGA Juniors must be a member of the Iowa Junior Tour to participate in most of these events. CLICK HERE (coming soon) TO VIEW 2017 BIRDIE SCHEDULE.
2017 Birdie Point Events
- June 8, Twin Pines Junior, Cedar Rapids (13 & Under, 9-holes only)
- June 9, Quad Cities Junior at Duck Creek, Davenport, IA
- Saturday, June 10, Warrior Run Junior, Warrior Run GC, Norwalk, IA (13 & under, 9-hole divisions only)
- June 13, Veenker Junior Amateur, Veenker Memorial GC, Ames, IA
- June 14, Iowa City Junior at Pleasant Valley, Pleasant Valley GC, Iowa City, IA
- June 19, Quad Cities Junior at Short Hills, Short Hills CC, East Moline, IL
- Macomb Junior, Macomb Country Club, Macomb, IL
- June 12, Oakwood Junior, Oakwood Country Club, Coal Valley, IL
- June 28, Quad Cities Junior at Emeis, Emeis GC, Davenport, IA
- June 28, The Legacy Junior Academy Invite, Norwalk, IA
- June 29, Woodland Hills Junior, Woodland Hills GC, Des Moines, IA
- July 5, Iowa City Junior at Brown Deer, Brown Deer GC, Coralville, IA
- Western Illinois University Junior, Harry Mussatto GC, Macomb, IL
- July 11, Quad Cities Junior at Palmer Hills, Palmer Hills GC, Bettendorf, IA
- July 13, Iowa Games, Veenker Memorial GC/Homewood GC, Ames, IA
- July 13, Airport National Junior Open, Airport National Golf Complex, Cedar Rapids, IA
- July 31, Quad Cities Junior at Pinnacle, Pinnacle CC, Milan, IL
- Beaver Creek Junior, Beaver Creek GC, Grimes, IA
- Galesburg Junior Open, Lake Bracken G & CC, Galesburg, IL
- Larry Crawford Junior, Grinnell College GC, Grinnell, IA
- August 4, Pheasant Ridge Junior & Pee Wee, Pheasant Ridge GC, Cedar Falls, IA
There are local qualifiers for juniors to choose to participate as well on the 2017 Junior Tour Schedule. This information is tentative, please check back often. Feel free to call or email with questions. Office: 319-648-0026 Tess Goudy, Junior Golf Director – firstname.lastname@example.org Brett Shaeffer, Junior Golf Manager – email@example.com.
Other 2017 Junior Events – Non Point Events (Check back often for more details)
2017 Non-Point Events
- Parent Junior at Finkbine Golf Course, Iowa City, IA
- July 30, Parent Junior at The Preserve on Rathbun Lake, Moravia, IA
- Parent Junior at Pheasant Ridge GC, Cedar Falls, IA
- Parent Junior at Ames G & CC, Ames, IA
- June 11-15, 2017 Iowa PGA Junior Golf Academy, Pheasant Ridge GC/UNI, Cedar Falls, IA (CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS)