travel teams

SDJGA has some of the most elite junior golfers that travel across the country to compete in tournaments.

The 2017 Application will be posted on March 29th and is due April 10th.
If you would like to apply for the travel team, please complete one of the following applications:

Junior America’s Cup

For more than 35 years, the Junior America’s Cup has brought together an elite international field of 17 teams representing 12 western states, 2 Canadian Provinces and Mexico competing in a team format.

Team results are based on the lowest three gross scores of the four team members. Players also compete for low individual medalist honors.

  • 4 Boys ages 14-18
  • Tournament Dates: July 23-27, 2017
  • Location: The Home Course, DuPont, Washington
  • Participation Costs: $400
    (includes transportation, housing, team shirts & golf entry fee)
  • 4 Girls ages 14-18
  • Tournament Dates: July 30-Aug 3, 2017
  • Location: Reflection Bay GC, Lake Las Vegas, NV
  • Participation Costs: $400
    (includes transportation, housing, team shirts & golf entry fee)

Eddie Hogan Cup

Since 1969, the Hogan Cup 36-hole team matches have pit the best junior golfers from the Western United States and Canada against each other in a 4-man team format with the three lowest scores each day determining the team total.

Medals are awarded to the top three teams as well as the top three individuals in the field.

  • 4 Boys ages 14-18
  • Tournament Dates: August 11-13, 2017
  • Location: Riverside Golf & Country Club, Portland, OR
  • Accommodations: Players will stay in pairs or fours with host families arranged by the host association.
  • Participation Costs: $350 (includes transportation, housing & golf entry fee)

Mary Cave Cup

The Mary Cave Cup was established in 2004 to offer junior girls a tournament similar to the Eddie Hogan Cup. The event is named in honor of Mary Cave who was a dedicated volunteer of the SDJGA for almost 50 years. The tournament is a 36 hole, four-ball event with trophies being awarded to the top 2 teams.

  • Tournament Dates: August 7-9, 2017
  • Location: Sycuan Resort (Oak Glen), El Cajon, CA
  • Accommodations: Girls will stay two nights at Sycuan Resort
  • Participation Cost: $225 entry fee will cover hotel, uniform, and two competition rounds of golf

Euro Junior Golf Cup

The Euro Junior Golf Cup was developed in 1998 and is conducted on courses around the home of golf in St. Andrews, Scotland each year. Popular among juniors across North America and Scotland, the Euro Junior Golf Cup provides junior golfers with an opportunity to re-visit golf’s history and maybe make some of their own. Three countries participate each year – Canada, (Canadian Junior Golf Association), the United States (San Diego Junior Golf Association), and Scotland (Fife Golf Union). The tournament takes on a unique format with the three teams competing in singles matches over three days to determine a winner for the John Clark Trophy.

  • Tournament Dates: August 3-11, 2017
  • Location: St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland
  • Accommodations: St Andrews University Dorm halls
  • Participation Cost: $1400 inclusive of all flights & travel, 6 rounds of golf, f+b, team uniforms

Canada International Junior Challenge

4 Boys ages 15-18
-Tournament Dates: Sept 10-15, 2017
-Location: Wildfire Golf Club, Ontario, Canada
-Accommodation: Each team is assigned a cottage in the Kawartha Lakes area
-Participation Costs: $550 (includes transportation, accommodations, f+b, practice round and 54 hole competition entry

Hosted by the Canadian Junior Golf Association