AJGA (American Junior Golf Association PBE (Performance Based Entry)

Policy must be met and adhered to with regard to Ranked Tournaments. All 36-Hole or more tournaments (except Match Play) are ranked by JGS

Tournaments with the following minimum number of competitors that start the first round may be offered American Junior Golf Association PBE STARS:

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Due to COVID-19 AJGA (American Junior Golf Association) IS NOT currently awarding Performance Based Entry (PBE).

  1. Championship Boys must have 48 player field size minimum, playing at a minimum of 6,700 yards.

  2. Championship Girls must have 18 players field size minimum, playing at a minimum of 5,700 yards.

  3. Boys 11-14 must have 20 players field size minimum, playing at a minimum of 5,800 yards.

  4. Girls 11-14 must have a minimum of 12 players field size minimum, playing at a minimum of 5,000 yards.

Additionally, the tournament operations must meet AJGA minimum standards must be strictly enforced including:

  • Play governed by current USGA Rules of Golf

  • Registration and Tee Time practices;

  • Pace of Play policy;

  • Code of Conduct policy;

  • Withdrawal policy.

NOTE: These standards listed above are administered as part of ongoing VCJGA Tour Policy.

AJGA reserves the right to modify the above requirements as it deems necessary - PBE policy last updated: April 2020

JGS (Junior Golf Scoreboard) Rankings

Eligibilty to be ranked by JGS Rankings, players Tour and Players must meet JGS criteria posted at: JuniorGolfScoreboard.com