Fourteen Events Highlight 2006 Spring Schedule
AJGA’s 2006 schedule is nearly complete as more
than 70 tournaments are already on the slate for the
upcoming season. With a few final pieces still to be
put in place, the 2006 schedule begins the first week
of April and concludes with a third-consecutive trip
to Sea Island Golf Club in November for the Polo Golf
2006 season includes eight preseason and postseason
tournaments, 10 Nike Golf Junior All-Star Series events
and 10 invitation-only tournaments.
2006 schedule is highlighted by 14 spring events, the
most ever to begin an AJGA season. The season officially
kicks off with the AJGA Craig Ranch Junior in McKinney,
Texas to be held April 7-9.
with tradition, the following week the AJGA will host
its Easter Weekend events at familiar facilities. The
Heather Farr Classic in Mesa, Ariz., the PING Junior
at The Woodlands in The Woodlands, Texas, and the Mizuno
Junior at Chateau Elan in Braselton, Ga., will be conducted
April 13-16. There will also be a preseason event held
in the southeast from April 14-16 giving first time
members an opportunity to play early in the season.
month of April also includes preseason events in Opelika,
Ala., Norman, Okla., and Middletown, R.I. Yet to be
finalized are two open events in the Southeast and West
regions that will fill out the month of April and help
kickoff an exciting season of junior golf.
The schedule continues in early May with a visit to the Midwest. The preseason event will be held May 5-7.
of the most unique events in junior golf, the I.R.I.
Arizona National Mixed Team Championship hosted by Annika
Sorenstam and Jim Furyk, will be contested May 5-7 in
brings a pair of return trips to familiar venues on
the AJGA circuit. The AJGA Preseason Junior at Mission
Hills and the Nike Golf Junior at South Padre will take
place May 12-14. Juniors will have an opportunity to
test their skills on the Gary Player Course at the Westin
Mission Hills Resort.
Part two of a five part series on the 2006 AJGA schedule will highlight the new Open venues played during this exciting season. From Trump National Golf Club to The Club at Olde Stone, there are plenty of great courses to look forward to this summer.
Click here to view the entire 2006 schedule.