Savannah Junior City Amateur to be played June 20-21
Collaboration between OC Welch Golf Properties, Bacon Park Golf Course and Savannah Junior Golf Association reviving tournament for ages 10-18
SAVANNAH, GA – The 2016 Savannah Junior City Amateur will be played June 20-21 on the fully restored Donald Ross course at Bacon Park Golf Course.
OC Welch Golf Properties, Bacon Park Golf Course and the Savannah Junior Golf Association are teaming to revitalize a golf tradition in Savannah. The 36-hole medal play tournament is open to all junior Golfers ages 10-18 (must be 18 Years of age before June1) that maintain an 18-hole stroke average of 100 or less, and residents from areas outside of Savannah are eligible to enter.
The Boys Division will include Boys 10-12 from the Red Tees, Boys 13-14 from the White Tees, Boys 15-18 from the Blue Tees and Boys Open from the Gold Tees. The Girls Division will include Girls 10-18 from the Red Tees, and Girls Open from the Red Tees. The male and female Savannah Junior Amateur champion will be crowned from the Open division.
The cost to play is $20 per entrant for Savannah Junior Golf Association members and $40 per entrant for non-SJGA members, and the cost includes greens fees, range balls and flight prizes. Both rounds will begin at 11 am, and an awards ceremony will follow the completion of the final round.
Call the Bacon Park pro shop at (912) 354-2625 to register or request more information.