Antelope Hills Selected as Qualifying Site for Drive, Chip, and Putt Championship
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Antelope Hills Golf Course has been selected as one of the qualifying sites for the "Drive, Chip and Putt Championship" for junior golfers. The Championship is sponsored by the Masters Tournament Foundation, the United States Golf Association and the PGA of America.
The free nationwide junior skills competition qualifying is scheduled at Antelope Hills for July 30 and the finals will be held at the Augusta National Golf Club the Sunday before the 2014 Masters. Competitors will be comprised of boys and girls ages 7-15 and they will compete in separate divisions in four age categories. The finals at Augusta National on April 6, 2014 will be televised by The Golf Channel.
"This is an effort to motivate juniors to improve their basic golf skills and give them a chance to compete in a national event," commented Mack McCarley, PGA Professional at Antelope Hills. "We are proud to be selected as one of the qualifying sites by the Masters Tournament Foundation," McCarley added.
For more information about the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship, including official rules, qualifying sites or to register, please visit www.DriveChipandPutt.com. The registration deadline is April 30, 2013.