Qualifications for CDGA Junior Tournaments

To play in the Chattanooga Junior Classic, you must qualify by playing in tournaments that are recognized by the Chattanooga District Golf Association (CDGA). Eligibility is limited to juniors who play at, or whose parents are members of clubs or reside within 30 miles of a golf course recognized by the CDGA. A player cannot reach their 19th birthday before June 1st.

CDGA Member Clubs:

Battlefield, Bear Trace at Harrison Bay, Black Creek, Brainerd, Brown Acres, Champions Club, Chattanooga G&CC, Cleveland Golf Club, Concord, Council Fire, Creeks Bend, Eagle Bluff, Hickory Valley, The Honors Course, Lookout Mountain G&CC, Moccasin Bend, Signal Mountain G&CC, Valleybrook & Windstone

Age Divisions:

     Boys 12-13    14-15    16-18    Girls 12-14    15-18
Points are awarded by playing in core tournaments and/or bonus tournaments. Players are awarded on how they finish in his/her age division. Top four juniors in each division will qualify for the Chattanooga Junior Classic.

Core Events & points are as follows:

Boys & Girls City Junior Championship, Dan Tribble PGA Junior Championship at Hickory Valley, CDGA Jr. Tournaments hosted by Signal Mountain G&CC, Lookout Mountain G&CC and Moccasin Bend.

One Day Events Two Day Events
1st Place 10 Points 1st Place 20 Points
2nd Place 9 Points 2nd Place 18 Points
3rd Place 8 Points 3rd Place 16 Points
4th Place 7 Points 4th Place 14 Points
5th Place 6 Points 5th Place 12 Points
6th Place 5 Points 6th Place 10 Points
7th Place 4 Points 7th Place 8 Points
8th Place 3 Points 8th Place 6 Points
9th Place 2 Points 9th Place 4 Points
10th Place 1 Points 10th Place 2 Points

Rules

Caddies
Are permitted by the CDGA, but cannot be a relative of the player.

Pull Carts
Are permitted by the CDGA, but is the responsibility of the player to check with the host golf course to make sure they are allowed on their golf course.

Sportsmanship
CDGA will not tolerate un-sportsman like conduct that affects the field or damages the golf course. Action will be taken if deemed necessary.

Entry Deadline
All deadlines are the Friday before the Tournament.

Tee Times
3-ways to obtain tee times
1) Sunday's newspaper 2) ifyoulikegolf.com 3) Call host club

Practice Rounds
Courses are not obligated to offer a practice rounds to players