The USGA, PGA of America and the Masters Tournament announced that qualifying registration for Drive, Chip and Putt is now officially open on DriveChipandPutt.com, with the local and subregional qualifying sites announced by the Northern Ohio PGA.
This fun, free and nationwide youth golf initiative invites boys and girls ages 7-15 to participate in local qualifying in all 50 states throughout May, June, July and August. Entrants will play in girls’ and boys’ divisions in four age categories, with scoring centered around golf’s three fundamental skills: driving, chipping and putting.
Top performers at the local level will advance through subregionals in July/August and regional qualifiers in September/October at several of the nation’s most acclaimed championship sites.
From these qualifiers, 80 finalists – 40 boys and 40 girls – will earn an invitation to compete in the National Finals at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday, April 5, the eve of the 2020 Masters Tournament.
The Local Qualifying sites for Northeast Ohio are as follows:
06/01/19 11 AM Mill Creek Park Golf Course, Boardman
07/09/19 11 AM Lake Forest Country Club, Hudson
07/13/19 11 AM Windmill Golf Center, Macedonia
07/21/19 11 AM Mallard Creek Golf Course, Columbia Station
The Subregional Qualifier will be held August 11th at Westfield Country Club in Westfield Center.
The Regional Qualifying events in September and October are set to take place at 10 host sites nationwide, with greater Cleveland players heading to Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Hills, MI on Sep 7th.
The sixth season of Drive, Chip and Putt will conclude on the eve of the upcoming Masters Tournament, with 80 junior golfers competing in the National Finals at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday, April 7, 2020. Golf Channel will broadcast the event live across North America and South America.
For more information about Drive, Chip and Putt, including official rules and a full listing of qualifying sites, please visit DriveChipandPutt.com.
Have a question about DCP local qualifying? Email the NOPGA DCP