Performance Based Entry

Leadership Links Tie Breaking Criteria

Following criteria must be achieved in order to use a leadership links membership as a tie breaker:

  • Must have been signed up for Leadership Links for a minimum of 30 days
  • Raise at least $200 in one time donations from 4 different donors since January 1, 2022


  • Volunteer at least 25 hours since January 1, 2022 with a letter of recommendation submitted from the charity outlining volunteer responsibilities and time volunteered. Letter must be submitted from charity directly to the AJGA.
Learn the basics about Performance Based Entry to better understand how players are selected to participate in tournaments.
Earn your first Performance Star by joining or renewing your membership with the AJGA and build your status from there.
Earn Performance Stars based on their finishes in state, regional and national level junior tournaments as well as AJGA qualifiers and tournaments
Players with the highest earned status as of the application deadline will gain entry into the event.
Fully exempt players and those with the most Performance Stars are given the highest priority.
Open and Junior All-Star Series Tournaments have clearly defined tie-breaking procedures to fill the tournament fields.
Still unclear on Performance Based Entry? Read through these additional items for more insights into PBE.