PGA Junior League Golf is back

for 2017, and we can’t wait…

All those age 7-13 with course play experience* are welcome to apply.

Pre-Registration IS NOW Closed

*Course play experience required. Must have recorded a score of 63 or better on the Par-3 course, either in Week 9 Championship, or have signed and attested score from an adult or family member.

New and Notes for 2017:

  • Those at the Eagle level are now invited to play in PGA JLG!
    • Maximum age is 13, so must be age 13 or under on July 31, 2017 to be eligible.
    • In the past, only players at the Birdie level and below were eligible.
  • Team sponsorships are available. Do you know a company that would like to sponsor or co-sponsor a team? Logos will be printed on the jersey, and additional funds help support the team and those on scholarships.
  • Due to popular demand for more games, we’ve extended the season to allow for 8 regular season games, plus the Kickoff and Finale Jamborees.


Cost Structure:

  • Membership fees for PGA JLG are in addition to your chapter (spring/summer) enrollment.
  • As with our regular membership, please choose the fee that best suits your financial situation.
  • National average for PGA JLG entry fee is approximately $250 per player, so our goal is to remain as affordable as possible while still covering our costs.
  • Fees for PGA JLG include: $75 league fee to PGA (mandatory), greens fees & range balls for each practice and game, staff and instructor wages, snacks, awards, etc.
Amount Fee Type
$75 Scholarship
$125 Subsidized
$175 Standard Fee
$225 Sponsor – support another player!


Anticipated Schedule:

  • Most events take place on Sunday evenings.
  • Orientations designed for new members and those involved as volunteers and coaches, but everyone is welcome.
  • We try to avoid holidays and conflicts with special events, but there are a lot of them between May and July!
Date Event Notes/Location
26-Mar Orientation 1 Jefferson Park GC
30-Apr Orientation 2 Jefferson Park GC
7-May Official Team Practice 1 Home Location
14-May Official Team Practice 2 Home Location
21-May No PGA JLG Spring Week 9 Championship
28-May No PGA JLG Memorial Day Weekend
4-Jun Official Team Practice 3 Home Location
11-Jun Kickoff Jamboree Jefferson Park GC
18-Jun Game #1 TBD
25-Jun Game #2 TBD
2-Jul Game #3 TBD
9-Jul Game #4 TBD
16-Jul Game #5 TBD
23-Jul Game #6 TBD
30-Jul Game #7 TBD
6-Aug Game #8 TBD
6-Aug All-Stars Games Begin TBD
13-Aug Finale Jamboree Jefferson Park GC




You can learn more about PGA JLG by visiting the national website HERE and reviewing our information from 2016 below.


Parents’ Guide to PGA JLG

PGA JLG Membership includes:

  • 3 team practices in May.
  • 8 weekly games, from June – August
  • League Jamboree Kickoff tournament: Sun, June 11 @ JFP.
  • League Jamboree Season Finale tournament: Sun, August 13 @ JFP.
  • Team jersey, bag tag, golf balls, and a chance to compete in post-season all-star play (national championship in Atlanta, GA).
  • Opportunity to play a variety of regulation courses (typically from “forward” tees).

PGA JLG Competition Details:

  • Teams of 10-12 match up in 2 vs. 2 “scramble” format for 9 holes.
  • What is “Scramble” format? 2 players hit shots from the same location, select the better shot, and both play the next from that position, and continue until the ball is in the hole.
  • Some groups will have 3 players from each team, in which case players alternate in and out, each playing 6 of the 9 holes.
  • Matches held Sunday evenings at 5:00pm.
  • Teams represent The First Tee program locations, as well as other local golf courses and country clubs.
  • The First Tee teams will be made up of participants age 7-13, with some exceptions made for advanced PLAYer participants.


PGA JLG Promotional Video: