PGA Junior League Team

PGA Junior League

2019 PGA Junior League Team - Fall

  • Boys and girls ages 13 and under - all skill levels
  • Key youth initiative of PGA REACH, the charitable arm of the PGA of America
  • Nurturing environment for learning and developing skills both on and off the course 
  • Recreational program that works with PGA sections and local youth organizations across the country
  • Designed for fun, good health and sportsmanship, social and inclusive environment to learn the game of golf 

Regular Season Matches
 

  • Participants wear numbered jerseys and play on teams with their friends versus individual competition. 
  • Each team is captained by a PGA Professional, who serves as the coach. 
  • Teams play four 9-hole matches in a popular two-person scramble format, reinforcing the team. 
  • Coaches substitute players every three holes, so that all the golfers on each team can participate.
  • Serves as a feeder system to transition youth golfers to existing junior golf programs

Price: $179 ($75 PGA Reach fee due upon registration online through PGA Portal and the remaining $104 payment is due to Forest Akers)

Registration

There is a two-step registration process.

Step 1:
Register through the PGA Portal. A new browser page will open to the PGA Portal. 
You need the following information: PGA Registration
Program name: Forest Akers GC or MSU, zip code, miles requirement. Submit and register.
If you do not have a current login (past player), you will have to create one. 
Pay the $75 PGA Jr League portion of the fee.

Step 2:
Register through the MSU Portal. Forest Akers PGA Jr League Registration
You will be redirected to a secure MSU site for registration and payment. 
Your credit card statement will show a charge for MSU. You may also pay by ACH (checking account).
Pay the $104 portion of the payment for MSU.

You will receive an email confirmation of your payment along with information regarding the season. It could take up to 3-5 business days.

The $179 fee includes:

  • 4 weekly matches and 4 practice sessions
  • Two Garb jerseys (home and away), available in both boy’s and girl’s sizes
  • Bag Tag
  • Performance Ball Cap
  • Drawstring Bag
  • Access to the PGA Jr. merchandise store

Practice Schedule: Mondays (excluding Labor Day)
5:30-6:45 p.m. at Forest Akers East
August 26, September 9, September 16 and September 23

Match Schedule: Sundays
Shotgun start at 6 p.m. on Forest Akers East Golf Course
September 8, September 15, September 22 and September 29
Match 1 will be 2 player scramble
Match 2 will be alternate shot
Match 3 will be "shamble"
Match 4 will be stroke play(individual matches)
**all formats will be explained during the first practice.

Registration closes August 19 or when teams are full.