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Junior Golf Competition



Gale Haas



2821 Beverly Hills Drive, Eau Claire WI

Jim McDonald



3223 Phoenix Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54703

About the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships

The Optimist International Junior Golf Championships is one of the largest and best-known junior golf tournaments in the world. Each year, more than 600 golfers participate in the Optimist Junior Golf Tournament. Optimists have been involved in the sport of junior golf for more than 30 years by holding local, regional and international tournaments. More than 5,000 golfers compete in official Optimist District qualifying tournaments. The best of these golfers, along with international golfers from around the globe, advance to the annual Optimist International Junior Golf Championships. Former champions and top finishers of the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships include Beth Bauer, Jonathan Byrd, Jason Day, Bill Haas, Brittany Lincicome, Jeff Overton, Stacy Prammanasudh and Jennifer Rosales.


Of the four boys and four girls who participated, three qualified to attend the National Competition in Florida!

Gov Sue with boys competitorsGovernor Sue with the boys competitors.

Time/Date: Registration 9 to 10 am, June 17, 2017

Location:  Lake Hallie Golf Course, 2196 110th St, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

Divisions Offered:

Boys 10-11            Boys 12-13            Boys 14-15            Boys 16-18            Girls 10-12           Girls 13-14            Girls 15-18

A limited number of golfers in each division will advance to the international championships provided they shoot the minimum qualifying score.  Please check with the District Chair for details

Entry Fee: $50.00 (Make check payable to “Hallie Optimist Club.”   Do not send cash.)

Registration Deadline: June 3, 2017

Pre-Qualifying requirements: None

Notes: Golf Scramble and Golf Ball Drop will be held in conjunction with the Junior District Qualifying Tournament.  Information can be obtained from www.hallieoptimistclub.org or contacts above.

Clubs:  CLICK HERE to go directly to the Optimist International website for information and forms to conduct the competition.

Parents and students:  CLICK HERE for more information and contest rules.  Here is a printable WINUM District Junior Golf Tournament Application.