2013 Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic
…..a National Junior Scoreboard ranked event.
Vero Beach Country Club, Vero Beach, FL
Saturday & Sunday, September 14th & 15th
The Indian River Golf Foundation Players Club is pleased to offer the 3rd Annual Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic to be held at Vero Beach Country Club – home of the Annual Grapefruit Open Golf Tournament held each December. The Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic is a premier competitive and developmental golf experience serving junior golfers. The IRGF Players Club extends invitations to all junior players to compete in four age groups. The Bill Girard Trophy is awarded to the low scoring 18 hole players – Boys Division & Girls Division. Spots will be available to additional players based upon availability. The 2013 Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic, scheduled for Saturday, September 14th & 15th, is hosted by PGA Head Golf Professional Randy Hedgecock, Vero Beach Country Club, Roger Van Dyke, President – Indian River Golf Foundation and Anthony Donadio, IRGF Players Club Program Coordinator
All junior players active in local junior golf programs and recognized regional events are invited to the Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic. Deadline for entry – Wednesday, September 11, 2013.
Applications received after the deadline for entry will be based upon availability.
The more experienced players will play two days of 18 holes Individual Stroke Play (total of 36 holes) format of play. There will also be two days of 9 hole Individual Stroke Play (total of 18 holes) format and two days of 9 hole TEAM Scramble format.
Tournament awards will be issued to the top individuals in each age group.
18 hole players – Modified Shotgun Start
9 hole players – Tee Times following 18 Hole players
One key ingredient of the Junior Grapefruit Golf Classic is affordability with entry fees set at $70 per player for 18 holes and $50 per player for 9 holes. Scholarships Available. Each player will receive a complimentary gift. Awards will be presented upon completion of all play.
18 Hole – Individual Stroke Play (2 Days) 9 Hole – Individual Stroke Play (2 Days)
18U – Boys 18U – Girls Ages 13 – 18 - Boys
15U – Boys 15U – Girls Ages 13 – 18 - Girls
9 Hole TEAM Scramble Divisions (2 Days)
12U – Boys 12U – Girls
9U – Boys 9U – Girls
Cost: 18 Hole Players – $70 9 Hole Players – $40 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
Caddies are permitted for all age groups.
Carry - Push Carts - Golf Carts
*** All Players Walk ***
Overall Boys & Girls Champions will come out of the 18U - 18 Hole Divisions.
Players MAY move up in age groups to become eligible for the Championship
Winners of 18U Boys & Girls Divisions receive exemptions for Florida Junior Tour events.
Yardages for tee marker setting will be age appropriate.
Note: 2014 AAU membership is required to participate in this event. Players may register for AAU membership online at www.aaugolf.org – Cost of $16 per person per year (September 1st – August 31st).
Benefits include up to $50,000 Accidental Medical Insurance during the competition.