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LONE STAR Junior Championship presented by PGA TOUR Superstore



Lone Star Junior Championship presented by PGA TOUR Superstore May 24th-25th, 2014 Tribute Golf Club – The Colony, Texas Information about the event: Justin.Hogue@verizon.net
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Lone Star Junior Championship presented by PGA TOUR Superstore
May 24th-25th, 2014
Tribute Golf Club – The Colony, Texas
- Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranked
– GOLFWEEK Ranked
– AJGA P*
- Optimist International Qualifier
- North American Junior Am Qualifier
Texas Junior Golf Tour – Exemptions
Top 5 Boys 14-18 (TJGT Major Championships)
Top 5 Girls 13-18 (TJGT Major Championships)
Top 2 Boys 12-13 (TJGT Major Championships)
Top 2 Girls 13-14 (TJGT Major Championships)
Top 10 Boys 10-11 (TJGT Major Championships/Mini TOUR)
Top 10 Girls 10-11 (TJGT Major Championships/Mini TOUR)

Entry Fee: $170

Each player will receive a tournament package, range balls, green fees, and dinner. We increased our processing fee by $5.00 for this event to cover additional cost associated with sending more players to Florida for the Optimist International event.

Registration will close May 13th, 2014 (9pm CST)

Start Time Both Days
Saturday - 9am Single Tee Start (#1)
Sunday - Shotgun Start (Sunday Only)

Practice Round - Contact Course (Mon-Thur $59 anytime - Fri-Sunday after 2pm $59)
Tribute Golf Club - Top 100 Course
1000 Lebanon Road
The Colony, TX 75056
Phone (972) 370-5465
www.thetributegc.com

PGA TOUR Superstore Dinner will be held on Friday evening May 23rd (6-8pm) before the event at the Plano (Preston) Store location. Additional information will be sent once a player registers for the event. Thank you choosing JGC and PGA TOUR Superstore.

PGA TOUR Superstore - Preston Location
8700 Preston Road Suite 100
Plano, TX 75024
(214) 778-3850

AJGA P* - Details:
AJGA (P - Provisional)* - Junior Masters, Lonestar Jr. Championship, Taylormade Junior Open, and Junior Championship
Boys 14-18 Champion* - 4 Performance Stars
Boys 12-13 Champion* - 1 Performance Star
Girls 13-18 Champion* - 4 Performance Stars

*Fields need at least 40 boys (14-18), 20 boys (12-13), or 12 girls (13-18) in order to receive PBE status. Additionally if the field has at least 55 boys (14-18) or 18 girls (13-18), the AJGA will recognize the top 10% of the field with 1 performance star. These events meet the AJGA minimum yardage guidelines. Additional questions please contact Justin Hogue (Justin.Hogue@verizon.net)

Ranking Purposes - Boys 14-15 & 16-18 will be combined to form the Boys Championship Division. This is for ranking purposes only. They will be paired together playing the same tees. We will award prizes within their ages groups 14-15 & 16-18.

Ranking Purposes - Girls 13-14 & 15-18 will be combined to form the Girls Championship Division. This is for ranking purposes only. They will be paired together playing the same tees. We will award prizes within their ages groups 13-14 & 15-18.

Tournament Registration

Registration Fee : $170.00
Junior Age Group :
NB: Please choose your age group correctly from the dropdown above before proceeding to the next step of the registration process. Wrongly selecting an age group may result in your registration being cancelled.
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Official Tournaments Rules

Age Group# of HolesYardage*
Girls 8-9183800-4200
Girls 10-12185000-5200
Girls 13-14185200-5500
Girls 15-18185700-6100
Girls 13-18 (Championship)185700-6100
Boys 8-9184200-4400
Boys 10-11185400-5700
Boys 12-13185800-6200
Boys 14-15186700-7000
Boys 14-18 (Championship)186700-7000
*Exact yardages will be posted at least three days prior to the tournament. The above yardages are approximate and FINAL Yardages will be available March 8th at the golf course and on our News page.

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY TO MAXIMIZE YOUR TOURNAMENT EXPERIENCE
All policies listed below apply to all JGC Participants. If questions arise, please review the section below before calling or emailing. If your question is still not answered feel free to email JGC.
Primary communication is via email. JGC will make every effort to respond within 24 hours.
JGC Staff Emails are listed under the “Contact Us” icon at the bottom of the home page.

Who Can Play:
Boys and Girls between the ages of 8 and 18 can play in the tournament. A players age will be determined by their age on the final day of the tournament.

Format:
All play will be stroke play. All Boys and Girls will play 18 holes each day of the tournament.

JGC Code of Conduct:
Junior Golf Championships puts great emphasis on providing its participants with the highest quality tournament possible. To help make this possible, JGC has put a Code of Conduct in place for all players, caddies, and spectators. The Code of Conduct will help ensure that everyone involved will have a positive experience. The Code of Conduct will be enforced during all tournament functions including, but not limited to: registration, practice rounds, tournament rounds, dinners, and awards ceremonies.

Violations of Code of Conduct:
Any of the following actions by a JGC participant, caddie, or parent at a JGC tournament (event) constitutes a violation of the JGC Code of Conduct:
Unsportsmanlike conduct, including abusive language, cheating, club throwing, disrespect to volunteers, officials or fellow competitors/caddies/spectators, or abuse of golf course property Not adhering to the dress code at the host golf course
Use or association with drugs, alcohol, or smoking or chewing tobacco products
Conduct not becoming of a JGC player, such as acting in anger or creating other distractions, physical abuse, threat of physical abuse, verbal abuse, slander or libel towards other players, parents, coaches, sponsors, host golf course staff or members, JGC staff or volunteers in any medium

Required Dress at the Golf Course:
Hats/visors must be worn with brim forward
Collared shirts or mock turtlenecks (host golf course permitting) must be worn and tucked in at all times
Womens fashion shirts without a collar must have sleeves
Womens fashion shirts must not rise above the belt line at anytime during the golf swing
Womens shorts must be no more than 5inches above the knee OR the inseam of the shorts must measure at least 5inchs

Prohibited Dress at the Golf Course:
Tank tops, T-shirts
Denim shorts, short-shorts, cut-off shorts, gym shorts, jeans
Earrings (males)
Body piercings
Tattoos (must be covered)

The dress code will be enforced at all functions at the golf course. A player not in proper dress code will not be allowed to tee off. If the host facility has a stricter dress code, their dress code will become our policy. There is no dress code at any function that is away from the host golf course, provided that the host facility for that function does not have a dress code.

Players Registration:
If a player does not attend the Players Registration/Dinner/Meeting, if applicable without prior arrangements with the Tournament Director, the player may not receive his or her tournament gifts.

Code of Conduct Violation Penalties:
The JGC Tournament Committee will assess the following penalties for breach of the Code of Conduct. The Tournament Director will have final say in all Code of Conduct rulings. The following penalties will be given based on the severity and frequency of the violation(s). One-stroke penalty for each act of unsportsmanlike behavior on the golf course immediate disqualification from the tournament at which the violation occurs. Depending on the severity of the violation, a tournament disqualification may also result in disqualification from future events JGC reserves the right to inform other junior golf organizations of Code of Conduct penalties based on severity

Pace of Play:
We will use a checkpoint system for our pace of play standards. PLEASE Reference NEWS page for complete Pace of Place policy guidelines.

Divisions:
Girls: 8-9, 10-12, 13-14, 15-18 (13-18 Championship Division)
Boys: 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-18 (14-18 Championship Division)
A player from a younger age group may declare up for the Championship Division.

LONESTAR Junior Championship presented by PGA TOUR Superstore
May 24-25th, 2014
Tribute Golf Club – The Colony, Texas (Top 100 Course)
Entries Close – May 13th, 2014
- Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranked
– Golfweek Ranked
- Optimist Qualifier
- North American Junior Am Qualifier
- TJGT Exemptions
– AJGA P*


Entry Fee – $170.00 (Plus processing fee)
Each player will receive a tournament package during registration check in.

Registration will close May 13th, 2014 (9pm CST)

Start Time Both Days
Saturday - 9am Single Tee Start
Sunday - 7:30am Shotgun Start (Sunday Only)

Practice Round - Contact Course (Mon-Thur $59 anytime - Fri-Sunday after 2pm $59)
Tribute Golf Club - Top 100 Course
1000 Lebanon Road
The Colony, TX 75056
Phone (972) 370-5465
www.thetributegc.com

Cash or Check Payment: (Enter Online and then send email confirming payment method)
Please send an email to Justin.Hogue@verizon.net if you would like to pay by Cash or Check.

Refund Policy:
$150 refund will be given for withdrawals by email if JGC is notified prior to May 10th, 2014. A $100 refund will be given if JGC is contacted by email prior to May 12th, 2014. No refunds will be given if JGC is contacted after May 13th, 2014 or after/later.

Yardage-Measuring Devices:
Yardage-measuring devices are ALLOWED in all JGC tournament(s). Refer to Rule 14-3 Artificial Devices, Unusual Equipment, and Unusual Use of Equipment.

Waiting List Policy:
A player on the waiting list will be notified immediately by email of their acceptance. You will have 48 hours to accept the entry by email before your spot will be forfeited. Once you have forfeited your spot, you will go to the end of the waiting list. The same refund policy will apply to players that make it into the tournament from the waiting list.

Tiebreakers:
A sudden death playoff will be held in the event that there is a tie for 1st place.
All other for awards will be determined by a scorecard playoff using the holes 16-18 cumulative score. If still tied, holes 13-15 will be used and so on. If a winner is not determined after holes 1-3, hole 18 will be used and going back hole by hole until a winner is determined.

Awards:
Junior Golf Championships will give awards based on player participation in each age division.
Awards - Players
3 Awards - 1-15 Players
4 Awards - 16-25 Players
5 Awards - 26-40 Players
6 Awards - 41-50 Players
10 Awards - 51-70 Players
12 Awards - 71+ Players

Trophies - Champions of each age division.

Caddies:
Caddies are mandatory for Boys 8-9, Girls 8-9, Boys 10-11 and Girls 10-12.
Caddies are prohibited (not allowed) for competitors in Boys 12-13, 14-15, 16-18 and Girls 13-14, 15-18.
Caddies are allowed to walk or ride in a cart. A player is allowed only one caddie at a time. Caddies are not to over coach (45sec per shot MAX)their player or disrupt the play of the group. Any caddie violating these rules will be given one warning. If they continue to violate the caddie rules/Pace of Play Rules, they will be removed as caddie for their player and not allowed to caddie for any player for the rest of the tournament.

A player is responsible for the caddie and any penalties given to the caddie will be assessed to his/her player. Pull Carts are allowed for all age divisions provided the host course permits.

Medical Condition: Any player, in any age division, may use a pull cart/cart due to a valid medical condition. Please contact tournament staff for all medical questions.
SOFT SPIKES ARE REQUIRED FOR THE ENTIRE TOURNAMENT.

Social Media Guidelines:
JGC Event participants may not use derogatory comments or inflictive information towards a JGC staff member or JGC for any reason on social media platform(s)/website(s). This will be considered defamation/slandering and may result in elimination from participation or event removal.

JGC Spectator Policy:
Parents, relatives, friends, and other spectators are welcomed and encouraged to come out to the course to watch the competition. The following guidelines have been established to ensure a level playing field for all contestants.
• Spectator carts may be permitted during tournament rounds (if available). Spectator carts are considered a privilege and may not be offered at certain courses. The host course's rules and regulations regarding spectator carts take precedence over Junior Golf Championship policy unless otherwise specified. Carts must stay on the cart path at all times except in case of weather evacuation. Only two spectators may ride in a cart at any given time.
• Spectators need to stay clear of the playing areas (tee boxes, fairways, greens) and should walk on the cart paths.
• When driving in carts, please be adhere to other players by ceasing to drive while others are preparing to hit.
• Keep a proper distance from the players – a minimum of 25 yards is recommended. Parents and spectators cannot walk with players during tournament play or engage in conversation.
• Do not give advice to any player. Talking to competitors during tournament rounds is not allowed, as it could be perceived as giving advice resulting in a two-stroke penalty on the player. (Please refer to USGA Rule 8-1 for definition).
• Spectators are not to give rulings to competitors before, during, or after the tournament round – only Junior Golf Championships rules officials are authorized to give rulings to competitors.
• Cellular phones, beepers, and other electronic devices are permitted, but should be set to silent/vibrate/off mode to keep from disrupting players.
• Under no circumstance will pets of any kind be allowed on the course.

A guideline infraction should be brought to the attention of Junior Golf Championship staff member or JGC rules official immediately. If an infraction is observed, warned, penalized, and it persists the player is subject to disqualification and their spectators removed from the property in compliance with JGC Code of Conduct Policy.

Pets:
Pets are prohibited from all golf course property at all times.



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