South Florida Junior Open

The South Florida Junior Open is one of South Florida’s three Junior Majors. The South Florida Junior Open will be the first 54 hole event conducted on the South Florida PGA Junior Tour. The South Florida Junior Open will be invitation only to players who meet the requirements below. This event is designed to bring a major atmosphere to junior golf in South Florida, while also providing a great getaway at the beautiful newly renovated Naples Beach Club in Naples, FL.

About the Naples Beach Club
The Naples Beach Club is a four-diamond resort on the shores of Naples, FL. The Golf course at the Naples Beach Club is one of the best in Florida. The course has been dramatically renovated and is just reopened this year! The resort enlisted acclaimed golf course architect John Sanford in collaboration with the legendary Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus Design.

How To Qualify
The field will be composed of 120 players based on invitation only.

– Top 40 Championship Tour Player of the Year Boys (as of May 1st, 2017)
– Top 20 Championship Tour Player of the Year Girls (as of May 1st, 2017)
– Top 25 Challenge Tour Player of the Year Boys (as of May 8th, 2017)
– Top 15 Challenge Tour Player of the Year Girls (as of May 8th, 2017)
– Top 5 boys in the 2017 South Florida Junior PGA Championship
– Top 5 Girls in the 2017 South Florida Junior PGA Championship
– Six Sponsor Exemptions based on committee discretion
– Top 15 Boys and Girls on the Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings in Florida
(as of May 1st, 2017, *must reside in South Florida*)

The Field will be cut to the low 50 Boys and low 34 Girls for the final round

*If the field fails to reach over 96 players, there will be no cut for final round*

 

Cost
Boys & Girls – $150
Includes
– 3 Rounds of Golf
– Sleeve of Titleist Pro V’s
– Premium Tournament Gift

Age Divisions
Boys 13-18 
Girls 13-18

Hotel Information & Reservations
The Naples Beach Club hotel has set up a rate of $119 per night for the week of the event. The hotel features beautiful beach front views as well as many amenities. – World Class Spa & Fitness Center – 6 Har-Tru Tennis Courts – Sunset Beach Bar and Grill – Beach Klub for Kid ages 5 to 12 (supervised program)

Click HERE to Reserve a room

Schedule of Events
July 12th
7:00 AM – Registration Opens
8:15 AM – Shotgun Announcements
8:30 AM – Round 1 Shotgun Start
1:00 PM – Round 1 Scoring
1:30 PM – Round 1 Player Lunch

July 13th
7:00 AM – Registration Opens
8:15 AM – Shotgun Announcements
8:30 AM – Round 2 Shotgun Start
1:00 PM – Round 2 Scoring
1:30 PM – Field Cut for Final Round

July 14th
7:00 AM – Range Opens
8:00 AM – Final Round Tee Times
2:30 PM – Awards Ceremony