68TH ANNUAL CALIFORNIA JUNIOR GIRLS’ STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Sponsored by the Committee for the California Women's Amateur Championships (CWAC)
Helen Lengfeld, Founder
June 26 – June 29, 2017 (Monday - Thursday)
MONTEREY PENINSULA COUNTRY CLUB
Pebble Beach, California
REGISTRATION CLOSING DATE: June 1, 2017 9 PM PDT
Please note: Registration must be completed using the player’s GHIN number.
FORMAT: 18 holes of stroke play to determine match play flights: Championship and Lengfeld. Ties for the 32nd spot in the Championship flight will be determined with a hole-by-hole play-off. Single elimination match play within each flight.
Entry Fee: $175 includes greens fees, practice balls prior to each round, and Players’ Welcome dinner. Please note: Guests are welcome to the Players’ Welcome Dinner. Guest fee is $40 per person (6 maximum). Payment for Players’ Welcome Dinner guests will be available online through a link in the Championship Acceptance letter (credit card/Paypal). Credit cards will not be charged until registration closes and entry is accepted.
Eligibility: Open to girls with current Handicap Index not exceeding 13 as of the June 1st 2017 USGA Handicap Index Revision. CWAC accepts current index issued from an inter national body of golf that would be equivalent to a USGA Handicap Index within the prescribed limit for entry into the Championship. Age: 13-18 years old. Players must have reached their 13th birthday by Monday, June 26, 2017 but not their 19th birth day on or before June 29, 2017. 9 to 12-year-olds considered at the discretion of the CWAC Committee at the close of entries on June 1, 2017.
Field Size: Field limited to 64 players with the lowest Handicap Indexes.
Wait list: All entries will be held on a wait list until registration closes. 64 players with the lowest Handicap Indexes will then be accepted into the Championship field. Should the number of entries exceed the field size, those not initially accepted into the field will remain on the wait list ranked by June 1st Handicap Index and will be moved into the field in that order when an opening occurs.
June 26 18 hole stroke play qualifying;
Playoff for 32nd place in Championship Flight if needed;
Players’ Welcome Dinner
June 27 Round of 32
June 28 AM Round of 16;
June 29 AM Semifinals;
Tees: CWAC marker; yardage targeted to be 5,900 yds.
Prizes Awarded: Prizes awarded for Winner, Runner up, and Semi-finalists in each flight and Medalist in the qualifying round. This Championship is an NCGA Player of the Year points event.
Caddies: No caddies allowed.
Practice Round: No practice round available.
Transportation: No carts allowed for players or spectators.
Withdrawals and Refunds: Online withdrawal can be done prior to the close of registration; after registration closes, please contact Patty Frazer, PattyFrazer@CWACgolf.org, 925-330-9256. Withdrawals after the closing date will be refunded 50% of the entry fee, up to 2 business days prior to the Championship. No refunds will be given for a withdrawal within 2 business days of the start of the Championship.