MAPGA JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP

Lakewood Country Club June 29th-30th, 2020

Exciting Finishes Arise at 2019 MAPGA Junior Championship

And there you have it folks, here are your 2019 MAPGA Junior Championship finishers. Winning the Boys Overall Division as well as the 16-18 Championship Division is Kelly Chinn (5-under + Playoff). Winning the Girls Overall Division as well as the 16-18 Championship Division is Amanda Levy (-3). Bryan Kim won the Boys 13-15 Division (-5) and Isabel Bae won the Girls 13-15 Division.

2020 Lakewood Country Club

June 29th-30th, 2020

The Middle Atlantic Junior PGA Championship is the MAPGA’s premiere event for Junior Golfers. In addition to boasting a field comprised of Virginia and Maryland’s finest juniors, the event offers the opportunity to advance to the National Junior PGA Championship-an event won by top PGA and LPGA professionals such as Tiger Woods, Justin Thomas, Lexi Thompson, and In-Bee Park.

Players that finish top 2 in their respective overall Championship will represent the Middle Atlantic PGA at the National Finals:

Boys National Championship- July 13-16, 2020- PGA Golf Club – Wanamaker Course, Port St. Lucie, Florida

Girls National Championship- July 28-31, 2020- PGA Golf Club – Wanamaker Course, Port St. Lucie, Florida

ELIGIBILITY

The field will be comprised of players meeting the following criteria that have not reached their 19th birthday by June 30th, 2020 and who have not attended college.

HOW TO QUALIFY

There will be several local qualifiers (listed in the table below) for the Middle Atlantic Junior PGA Championship at Lakewood Country Club June 29th-30th, 2020. From each local qualifier, a minimum of 6 Girls and 10 Boys will qualify into the event.  This is a minimum number for each site, and may expand based upon field size. The minimum of the Top 2 Boys and top 2 Girls from the Middle Atlantic Junior PGA Championship will advance to the National Junior PGA Championship.

Local Qualifiers for 2020

June 14 – Providence Golf Club – Richmond, VA

June 16 – Northwest Golf Course – Silver Spring, MD

June 18 – Fredericksburg Country Club – Fredericksburg, VA

June 23 – University of Maryland Golf Course – College Park, MD

Register for Qualifiers HERE 

Exemptions:

  • Players exempt into the Middle Atlantic Junior PGA Championship must register by June 10th in order to use their exemption and avoid qualifying.

  • If you have earned an invitation based upon the criteria, but are not on the exempt list, please email celphic@pgahq.com, or call (540) 784-4841.

Exemption Criteria:

Juniors meeting any of the requirements below are exempt into the Middle Atlantic Junior PGA Championship at Lakewood Country Club, June 29th-30th, 2020

The top 6 Virginia Juniors at the 2020 Middle Atlantic Junior PGA will qualify to play on the 2019 Virginia Capital Cup Team at Spring Creek Golf Club August 1st-2nd (Boys & Girls combined)

The top 6 Maryland Juniors at the 2020 Middle Atlantic Junior PGA will qualify to play on the 2019 Maryland Capital Cup Team at Chevy Chase Country Club Spring Creek Golf Club August 1st-2nd (Boys & Girls combined)

AJGA Stars for Event:

Girls

Champion= 4 Stars
Top 20.00% of field = 2 Stars
Top 50.00% of field= 1 Star

Boys

Champion= 4 Stars
Top 20.00% = 2 Stars
Top 50.00% = 1 Star