PGA Jr. League is a fun, social, and inclusive opportunity for boys and girls, ages 17 & under, to enjoy the game of golf. Like other recreational youth sports, participants wear numbered jerseys and play on teams with friends. Our Carolinas PGA Professionals captain teams in a popular two-person scramble format which reinforces the team concept and creates a nurturing environment for learning the game of golf. More than 3,200 juniors across the Carolinas participate in this entry point to the game. For more information about PGA Jr. League, please CLICK HERE!
A record of more than 55,000 kids participated on 4,200 teams nationwide in 2019, which is nearly a 12% increase from the 50,000 players on 3,400 teams in 2018.
In 2019, over 3,200 juniors and more than 150 PGA Professionals participated in PGA Jr. League throughout the Carolinas. With the continued support of Carolinas PGA Members, 2020 looks to be even stronger as we look to grow this fun, introductory golf program.
Captain registration for the 2020 Summer Season of PGA Jr. League is open! As a reminder, Captains must be PGA Members, PGA Associates or LPGA Members in good standing to register. Connect with your Regional League Manager to plan your season and ask any questions you may have, whose contact information can be found via the button below.
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Click here to download the Captain Registration Checklist.
On November 2018, Golden State Warriors All-Star and two-time NBA MVP, Steph Curry and Olympic Gold Medalist and FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion, Alex Morgan were named the newest PGA Jr. League Ambassadors. They join Ambassadors Rory McIlroy, Michelle Wie, Rickie Fowler, and Lexi Thompson, all of who are committed to growing junior golf.
Welcome to the PGA Jr. League Captain Resource Center:
Your one-stop-shop to combine the basics and requirements of PGA Jr. League with Captain best practices to create a program that fits your facility’s needs and is embraced by the community.
We believe that every Captain is a #GameChanger. You are bringing kids together around a fun and engaging team golf experience and helping to spark a lifelong love of the game.
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PGA Jr. League is all about the recreational and developmental nature of regular season matches, held between March 1 and July 31, as well as August 1 – December 31 for the Fall Rec Season.
During the course of one game, teams play four 9-hole matches in a popular two-person scramble format, reinforcing the team concept and creating a nurturing environment for learning the game. Coaches can also substitute players every three holes, so that all of the golfers on each team can participate.
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