IWGA State Junior Tournament
38th Illinois Junior Girls’ Amateur Championship
Dates: August 1-2, 2017
Location: University of Illinois Orange Course Savoy, IL
Format: The tournament format is 36 holes of stroke play with flights being determined by the first round scores. The event focuses on providing a friendly and competitive atmosphere.
Eligibility: The event is open to girls who are residents of Illinois, have a handicap of 28 or less or a scoring average or 100 or less, and have not yet reached their 19th birthday or begun college.
Entry Fee: $100
Entry Deadline: July 19, 2017 or until the qualifying field of 84 players is full.
Official Scorecard: Orange Golf Course Junior State Scorecard, pdf
Junior State Am Information
(See entry form for complete details)
Players and spectators were treated to a spectacular finish in the 2017 Illinois State Junior Girls’ Championship!
Elyse Emerzian, DeerField, was victorious in conquering the University of Illinois Orange Course, with a two-day score of 144, to capture the title of champion of the 2017 Illinois Women’s Golf Association Junior Girls Golf Tournament. On her heals, with a two-day total of 145 were Penelope Tir,Winnetka and Grace Curran, New Lenox.
Flight winners are:
Championship Flight: Elyse Emerzian, Deerfield
First Flight: Samantha Moody, Glen Ellyn
Second Flight: Megan Kopeny, Arlington Heights
Third Flight: Caroline Wing, Indian Head Park
Fourth Flight: Katelyn Weidner, Lake in the Hills
The IWGA also announced today the recipients of the 2017 Julia H. Dodds award. Alyssa Gromala and Allison Kinsinger were presented with the Julia H Dodd Award after completion of play.