2023 U.S. Girls’ Junior ChampionSHip – JULY 17-22
The historic U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship was established in 1949. The Championship is open to any female amateur players who have not reached the age of 19 by July 22 and whose Handicap Index® does not exceed 9.4. A starting field of 156 players who have qualified for the championship or have otherwise earned an exemption will compete in the U.S. Girls’ Junior. Following two 18-hole rounds of stroke play, the field will be cut to the top 64 players for match play. Five 18-hole rounds of match play will determine the finalists who will square off in a 36-hole championship match.
The Championship is considered one of the most prestigious in junior golf as the champion receives an exemption into all future U.S. Girls’ Junior Championships for which she is age-eligible, exemption into the 2024 U.S. Women’s Open, exemption into the 2023 and 2024 U.S. Women’s Amateur Championships as well as an invitation to the 2024 Augusta National Women’s Amateur.