National Rankings & Exemptions
IMG Junior Golf Tour competitions provide participants a chance to continue to develop their competitive resumes through recognition from national junior golf rankings and entry status or exemptions into prestigious junior and amateur events.
AJGA Performance Based Entry (PBE)
The American Junior Golf Association recognizes top finishes in IMG Junior Golf Tour competition with the following Performance Based Entry (PBE) Status for the 2012-13 Season:
IMG Junior Golf Tour Championship - May 18-19, 2013
- Boys 15-18 Champion: 8 Performance Stars
- Boys 15-18 Top 5: 4 Performance Stars
- Girls 15-18 Champion: 8 Performance Stars
- Girls 15-18 Top 3: 4 Performance Stars
- Boys 11-14 Champion: 1 Performance Star (based on minimum of 20 players in 11-14 division)
IMG Junior Golf Tour - All regular season events
- Boys 15-18 Champion: 4 Performance Stars
- Boys 15-18 Top-5: 1 Performance Star
- Girls 15-18 Champion: 4 Performance Stars
- Boys 11-14 Champion: 1 Performance Star (based on minimum of 20 players in 11-14 age division)
*Regular Season tournaments listed on the schedule page without "AJGA" denoted in rankings section must meet the minimum field size requirement of 40 boys and 12 girls in the 15-18 age division in order to be recognized with PBE status. Tournaments with "AJGA" denoted in rankings section will be recognized with PBE status regardless of tournament field size. Please contact the IMG Junior Golf Tour office at (866) 373-0170 with questions or to check current status of a tournament field.
To learn more about AJGA Performance Based Entry, click here.
Junior Golf Scoreboard (JGS) Rankings
All events are ranked by Junior Golf Scoreboard based on their ranking criteria. To learn more about Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings, click here.
Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index
Select events are ranked by the Golfweek/Sagarain Performance Index for the 15-18 Boys and Girls Divisions. The following events will be recognized based on a minimum field of 40 boys and 12 girls:
September 22-23 - Sara Bay Country Club - Sarasota, FL
October 20-21 - Eagle Creek Golf Club - Orlando, FL
November 23-25 - Grand Cypress GC - Orlando, FL (54 holes)
January 19-21 - Laurel Oak Country Club - Sarasota, FL (54 holes)
February 16-17 - The Club at Savannah Harbor - Savannah, GA
April 6-7 - Heron Glen Golf Club - Ringoes, NJ
April 27-28 - High Bridge Hills Golf Club - High Bridge, NJ
May 4-5 - Marriott's Grande Pines Golf Club - Orlando, FL
May 18-19 - IMG Junior Golf Tour Championship
Independent Tournament Exemptions & Affiliations
Symetra Tour Tournament Exemption
The IMG Junior Golf Tour has partnered with the Symetra Tour, the LPGA's Developmental Tour, to provide a tournament exemption into the 2013 Guardian Retirement Championship at Sara Bay, April 26-28, 2013 in Sarasota, FL. The top female points earner across 13 events from the beginning of the season through the March 16-17 event at Victoria Hills Golf Club will earn the exempton. For more on the Symetra Tour and the Guardian Retirement Championship at Sara Bay, visit the Symetra Tour's web site.
AJGA IMG Golf Academy Preseason Series
Champions of each IMG Golf Academy Preseason Series (AJGA) event in 2013 will receive an exemption into the IMG Junior Golf Tour Championship May 18-19, 2013.