Capital Cup

Chevy Chase Club – Chevy Chase, Md.

August 3-4, 2019

This Ryder Cup style event will feature the best players from Maryland and the best players from Virginia. These players will compete head to head at a course to be determined on Aug. 3-4. This is an incredible opportunity for each golfer to represent his or her state in a competitive field.

 

Eligibility

Boys and Girls 18 and under (who have not started college) as of August 19, 2019 will be eligible to compete. You do not have to be a member of the 2019 MAPGA Junior Tour. Eligibility for state team is determined by player residence. If a player does not reside in Maryland or Virginia, team eligibility is determined by location of your club. For example, if you live in Washington, DC and belong to a club that is in Maryland, you will try to qualify for Team Maryland.

Format for Capital Cup

-Saturday Morning Foursomes (Alternate shot) – Six total points available

-Saturday Afternoon Four-ball (Best ball) – Six total points available

-Sunday Singles – Twelve total points available

 

Qualifying

Each state will have ONE qualifying site. Please appreciate that we tried our best to accommodate everyone when scheduling these qualifiers. The qualifiers will be an 18-hole stroke play competition with the Top six (6) qualifying for their respective state team regardless of age and gender. In addition to the six (6) qualifiers at each site, there will be six (6) from each state that qualifies from the MAPGA Junior Championship (click below for more information on that event.)

Maryland Site

Friday, July 12, 2019 – Kenwood Golf & Country Club- Bethesda, MD.

-This qualifier is for Maryland residents ONLY
-Tee times will begin at 8:00 AM
-The first 90 registrations will be accepted
-Boys 18 and under will be playing the back tees and the Girls 18 and under will be playing 87% of the boys yardages.
-There will be a playoff for any ties of the 5th spot (Regardless of gender)

Cost: Member- $100

Non-Member- $130

Virginia Site

Saturday, July 13, 2019 – Fredericksburg Country Club- Fredericksburg, VA.

-This qualifier is for Virginia residents ONLY
-Tee times will begin at 7:30 AM
-The first 90 registrations will be accepted
-Boys 18 and under will be playing the back tees and the Girls 18 and under will be playing 87% of the boys yardages.
-There will be a playoff for any ties of the 5th spot (Regardless of gender)

Cost: Member- $100

Non-Member- $130

For those who qualify for the 2019 Capital Cup, there is NO ADDITIONAL COST for the Capital Cup. Successful qualifiers will receive two shirts and a hat for the team’s uniform, a dozen golf balls, a practice round and three tournament rounds, lunch on Saturday, and a player’s dinner following Day One of competition. Housing will be provided for each successful qualifier as well. They will stay at a local hotel with their team!