AJGA PING Invitational

karsten logoKarsten Creek Golf Club
Stillwater, OK
October, 2013

Traditionally held in the beginning of October, the PING Invitational is a premier event for the aspiring junior golfer. This AJGA tournament takes place at the Karsten Creek Golf Club which is named after the founder of the PING manufacturing company.  All the juniors playing in the event get a taste of the collegiate atmosphere while playing on the course that is home to the Oklahoma State University Men’s and Women’s golf programs.

2013 Tournament Information
Tournament Fee: $350
Practice Round:  October, 2013
Boys Division: ages 12-18
Girls Division: ages 12-18
Format: 54 Holes, Stroke Play
Field Size: 78

Championship Yardage
Men’s Yardage: 7,379
Men’s Rating/Slope: 77.1/152
Women’s Yardage: 6,306
Women’s Rating/Slope: 79.1/147
Course Description:
Sitting on the 110 acre Lake Louise, Karsten’s zoysia fairways are kept in “challenging” condition year round.  Aggressive and confident tee shots are key to managing the typically three-inch rough and faster than average greens.

MyGolfPros Tournament Tidbits:
* Tee gifts usually include a PING Golf Bag

Entry Criteria & Exemptions
Boys Top 15 = Fully Exempt
Boys Top 25 = 3 Tournament Exemptions
Boys Top 50 = 2 Tournament Exemptions
Girls Top 10 = Fully Exempt
Girls Top 15 = 3 Tournament Exemptions
Girls Top 20 = 2 Tournament Exemptions
Girls Top 30 = 1 Tournament Exemption

Please link to the following website for more information about the PING Invitational.