Juniors Battle for Team West Spots on Delaet Cup Team at Ledgeview Golf Club
- Category: News
- Published: 2017-05-05
Abbotsford, BC (May 5, 2017) - The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) will be playing this weekend in Abbotsford, BC at Ledgeview Golf Club. Ledgeview is the home of former CJGA players and PGA Tour winners Nick Taylor and Adam Hadwin. Juniors will be playing this weekend for a chance to represent Team West at the Delaet Cup in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan from June 13-15.
Ledgeview Golf Club nestles high above the city of Abbotsford which will give players very picturesque views while they compete. The greens and fairways at Ledgeview are the highest of quality and will challenge the juniors to shoot low rounds. Several of the holes require players to hit off of tough side hill lies. With unique hole locations, juniors will be faced with many high-risk, high-reward situations while playing Ledgeview.
The weather forecast predicts for a beautiful weekend of golf in Abbotsford. With the rain getting out of the way before the first round on Saturday, juniors will be playing in partly cloudy fourteen degree weather. Players will face similar weather conditions during their final rounds, as the forecast predicts highs of 17 degrees will cloudy skies.
Along with being a qualifier for Team West in the Delaet Cup, players will also be playing for a chance to represent the CJGA in the Euro Junior Golf Cup in St. Andrews, Scotland. This event is officially ranked by BC Golf and the Junior Golf Scoreboard.
Schedule of Events
May 6th - Round One - 12:00pm
May 7th - Round Two - 12:00pm
For more information, included tee times and results please visit the official tournament website.
About Canadian Junior Golf Association
The Canadian Junior Golf Association (CJGA) is a "registered Canadian amateur athletic association" (RCAAA) not-for-profit registered federally with Revenue Canada. The CJGA is dedicated to providing Canada's junior golfers with the necessary skills and knowledge required to lay a foundation for a future in competitive golf.
Through its six-stage competitive development program that focuses on tournaments, clinics, international competitions, and mentoring programs with PGA Tour professionals, the CJGA introduces the game to juniors as young as five and offers competitive multi-day events for the more advanced golfer. The CJGA acts as a feeder system to provincial and national competitions, collegiate and university golf, as well as professional and recreational golf.
For more information, please visit www.cjga.com
Its National Partner, Freedom 55 Financial, which provides financial security advice and planning for Canadians, generously supports the Canadian Junior Golf Association.
For Additional Information:
Trevor Vander Glas
Communications & Media Assistant