2014 Junior Greatest Golfer Eligibility Requirements and General Rules of Play
TWO JUNIORS DIVISIONS for GIRLS and BOYS:
Upper: Ages 15,16,17 Lower: Ages 12,13,14
Regardless of the qualifier date, you compete in division that reflects your age as of the Championship Finals .
If you are 18 before the Finals , you are ineligible unless you will still be in high school for upcoming year.
No playing up into Upper bracket unless you are a past “Greatest” champ.
RESIDENCY: Players must reside in The Vindicator delivery area of Mahoning, Trumbull, Columbiana, Mercer and Lawrence counties.
REGISTRATION: All registration is through the Juniors form. Guaranteed entry closes two(2) days prior to tee off. Entry into any event after that date must be handled via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and is subject to availability. Golfers may participate in multiple qualifying matches but may only qualify once.
ADVANCEMENT: The top two girls and boys in each division at each site, so a total of eight(8) players from each qualifier, will advance to the Finals . If a qualifier cannot participate in the Championship Finals, their position will be given to the next eligible golfer in the qualifying match.
SOME PLAYING RULES:
Range finders permitted, but cannot detect elevation.
Pull carts optional, but no caddies except for finals.
Spectators allowed but cannot advise except in finding lost balls.
Tie-breaker is by scorecard starting with hardest handicap hole.