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the Memorial Junior

Tournament Information


AJGA Host Hotel: SpringHill & TownePlace Suites
Hotel Address: 4048 Morse Road, Columbus, OH 43230
AJGA Special Rate: King Suite $149 / Double Queen Suite $159
Hotel Tax Rate: 17.5%
Rate Includes: Breakfast Buffet / WIFI / Access to Fitness Center / Pool
Distance to Golf Course: Click Here

Reservation Method: (614) 471-3500 - Identify yourself as an AJGA Participant
SpringHill Suites Booking link (Rooms available May 28 - June 7): Click Here
TownePlace Suites Booking Link (Rooms available June 1 - June 6): Click Here
Cutoff Date: Wednesday, May 15 4:00 p.m.
Check in Time: 3 p.m.
Check out Time: 12 p.m.

Your stay at the host hotel supports the tournament's overall success and charitable giving as well as strengthens the AJGA's ability to secure the most competitive rate for future events.


Airport: John Glenn Columbus International Airport
Distance to Host Hotel: Click Here
Distance to Golf Course: Click Here
AJGA Preferred Rentals: Avis and Budget, the preferred rental car brands of the American Junior Golf Association, provide AJGA members and their families with savings on vehicles for all AJGA event-related and personal travel. To see rates for all events, visit these links:

PRACTICE FACILITIES: Players are encouraged to arrive on-site no more than one hour before their posted tee time.

POST ROUND: Practice will be permitted at the host facility. The driving range, short game facilities, and practice putting green will be open until dark. Players may receive one complimentary bucket of golf balls for the driving range post round by providing their name in the pro shop.

DRIVING RANGE: The driving range at Champions Golf Course is irons only and will have a yardage limit that will increase throughout the week, starting at 210 yards on Sunday, June 2. Players are required to follow the max yardage signs which will be displayed on the range. Golf balls will be provided on the range for tournament participants before their tee time.


Date: Monday, June 3
Time: 7 – 11:40 a.m. off No. 1 Tee. Please arrive to the tee 10 minutes before your tee time.
Golf Course: Champions Golf Course
Practice Facilities Time: 6 a.m.

Signup: *Click Here to Sign Up *
Signup Dates: Monday, May 27 – Sunday, June 2

An AJGA Staff member will be located on the first tee to complete equipment surveys and for tournament announcements.
Practice Round Hole Locations will be available at the starting tee. Tournament Hole Locations will be on the tournament website. All players are required to carry their own bag or use a push cart. All parents and family members are always required to stay on the cart path during the practice round. Please review the AJGA Player and Spectator Code of Conduct prior to the practice round.

Junior-Am Fundraising Tournament
Date: Monday, June 3
Time: 12:10 – 1 p.m. off No. 1 tee – Champions Golf Course

We encourage juniors to play in the Junior-Am as it is a great opportunity to show appreciation to all the sponsors who are supporting the tournament and benefitting charities.

Please contact Tournament Director Alex Miklinski at (814) 823-4326 or amiklinski@ajga.org if you are interested.

Additional Practice Round Information:

Players and guests must comply with all host facility rules & regulations including, but not limited to, a restriction of the number of shots to be played, disrespectful behavior towards host club staff and/or members, overall time limits and limitations of non-paying guests.

Failure to comply with Champions Golf Course's rules and regulations and the AJGA Player and Spectator Code of Conduct may result in the following penalties:

1. Forfeiture of your official practice round
2. Two stroke penalty or disqualification from the tournament
3. Loss of spectating privileges for the player involved

Reservation Method: Call (614) 645-7111
Player Cost: $20 on weekdays; cart price not included / Increased pricing on weekends based on availability
Dates Available: Mondays - Thursdays - anytime before 2 p.m. / Fridays - anytime / Saturdays & Sundays - based on availability at increased rate
Special Notes: Must be 18+ to drive a golf cart

AJGA CARES FOR THE COURSE: As part of the AJGA’s Code of Conduct policy players are required to fill their divots and ball marks on the golf course. Players will receive a small, lightweight sand bottle at the beginning of each event and should fill the bottles at the sand filling stations on each tee as necessary. The penalty for not following this policy is as follows:

  • 1st & 2nd offense – Player receives a verbal warning
  • 3rd & subsequent offenses – Player receives a one-stroke penalty

SCORECARDS: Players will be required to bring a smart phone or device with internet capabilities that supports the Golf Genius application (available on iOS or Android) to use for their official scorecard and live scoring during all AJGA events. Please make sure you have the most updated version of the app. Instructions on how to use the app can be found here . Each player will be provided with a GGID at the starting tee and will be assigned to mark for another player in the group. The player is responsible for providing their own device and ensuring it is fully charged for the round.

PLAYER REGISTRATION: It is recommended that players do not arrive for player registration more than one hour before their tee time.

Date: Monday, June 3
Time: 6 – 11:10 a.m. for practice round juniors and 11:10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for Junior-Am juniors
Location: Champions Golf Course – Outside the front of the clubhouse

Players unable to register at this time MUST notify Tournament Director Alex Miklinski prior to June 3 at (814) 823-4326.
Registration is MANDATORY. Players who fail to attend without prior approval from the tournament director may forfeit their tournament gifts. Approval to miss the Players Registration will be granted only in extreme circumstances. An individual absent from these events because they are not staying at the host hotel or have a long commute do not constitute acceptable circumstances.


Official Pairings Available: Sunday, June 2
Tee Times:
7 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. off No. 1 (First Round, Tuesday)
7 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. off No. 1 (Second Round, Wednesday)
Note: Following the second round the tournament fields will be cut to a minimum of 60% of each field (boys and girls). Exact numbers will be posted at the tournament.
7 – 10:30 a.m. off No. 1 (Final Round, Thursday)

Note: Players assume the entire risk if they call any other number or individual and receive an incorrect starting time.

A tie for the championship will be decided by a sudden-death playoff immediately following the conclusion of play. As inclement weather may delay play, please make your departing flight as late as possible. The AJGA will play until dark if necessary to complete the tournament.


All players will receive a complimentary boxed lunch meal voucher in the scoring tent to be redeemed at The Gallery at Champions following the First Round on Tuesday, June 4 or Second Round on Wednesday, June 5.


Date: Monday, June 3
Time: During Practice Round
Location: Champions Golf Course
Social Activity: Bushnell Long Drive Competition with a Bushnell Wingman Speaker + Audible GPS as the prize for both the boys and girls divisions.


HQ Location: Room connected to the cart barn
TD Name: Alex Miklinski
Phone Number: (814) 823-4326
Email: amiklinski@ajga.org
Note: Players and Parents are asked to call or email the Tournament Director with any questions they may have and avoid visiting the Headquarters onsite.

IMPORTANT COURSE NOTES: More information regarding the important course notes for the Memorial Junior will be posted once confirmed.

JUNIOR PLUS MEMBER SWING VIDEOS by FLIGHTSCOPE: All Junior Plus Members may record swing metrics and an HD video through FlightScope technology on the driving range at any time during the event. Players can share videos and data in their Player Center, shared to college coaches through AJGA recruiting profiles. Contact the Tournament Director to schedule time to film a swing video.

StrackaLine provides a 20% discount on yardage books and greens guides to participants of the Memorial Junior hosted at Champions Golf Course. The discount can be accessed online here .

As the Official Push Cart of the AJGA, Bag Boy will be providing all players the opportunity to borrow a Nitron push cart up to two times at any tournament throughout the year. Push carts will be available on a first come, first-serve basis at every event, and players who borrow a push cart during an AJGA event will become eligible to win a free Bag Boy push cart in December. If you are interested, see the Tournament Director on-site to reserve your cart and sign an agreement form. Push carts cannot be reserved prior to arriving on-site.

RANGEFINDERS: The AJGA allows the usage of distance-measuring devices in all AJGA competitions. If, during a stipulated round, a player uses a distance-measuring device to gauge or MEASURE OTHER CONDITIONS that might affect his/her play (e.g., gradient, wind speed, temperature, etc.), the player is in breach of Rule 4.3(1).

SPECTATOR GOLF CARTS: Golf carts and spectator carts are not allowed without a Government issued Blue Permanent Handicap placard. Please see the Tournament Director on-site to receive an approved cart.

PUSH CARTS: Push carts (non-motorized) are approved for use by all players as permitted by the host facility. Players are responsible for providing their own push carts.