Kentucky Junior Amateur

Championship Description

The Kentucky Junior Amateur Championship is open to any junior golfer that is 18 years of age or younger as of the first day of the championship. The Championship is open to residents of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and juniors with an active Handicap Index at a KGA Member facility. The entry fee for this two-day event is $110 (18-Hole Divisions)/$75 (9-Hole Divisions) for KY PGA Junior Tour Members. Non-members of the KY PGA Junior Tour may participate with an additional cost of $40 per entry ($150 / $115).

Kentucky Boys Junior Amateur Championship

July 5-6. 2023 at University Club of Kentucky (Big Blue)

Brady Smith won the 2022 Kentucky Boys Junior Amateur champion at University of Louisville Golf Club.

Kentucky Girls Junior Amateur Championship

July 10-11, 2023 at University of Louisville Golf Club 

Athena Singh won the 2022 Kentucky Girls Junior Amateur at Bardstown Country Club.

Past Champions

1979     Nancy Bohman  
1980     Kathryn Nelson  
1981     Lea Alvey  
1982     Dori Eastwood  
1983     Emily Dorning  
1984     Regina Harkins  
1985     Anne Jones  
1986     Ann Hill  
1987     Lisa Wesissmueller  
1988     Lisa Weissmueller  
1989     Lisa Weissmueller  
1990     Tracy Hughes  
1991     Tanya Jo Cecil  
1992     Heather Kraus  
1993     Aleeshia Warren  
1994     Sharon Park  
1995     Jenny Throgmorton  
1996     Jessica Kell  
1997     Susan Loyd  
1998     Katherine Neely  
1999     Morgan Hapney  
2000     Marci Turner  
2001     Mandy Goins  
2002     Emily Culbertson  
2003     Katie Fraley  
2004     Ashley Current  
2005     Karisa Akin  
2006     Ashlee Rose  
2007     Betsie Johnson  
2008     Nikki Koller  
2009     Emily Haas  
2010     Megan Wilshire  
2011     Lydia Gumm  
2012     Lydia Gumm  
2013     Ellen Kehoe  
2014     Mary Joiner  
2015     Ke'Asha Phillips  
2016     Mary Joiner My Old Kentucky Home Golf Course
2017     Sarah Hinton My Old Kentucky Home Golf Course
2018   Bardstown Country Club Rylea Marcum Cherry Blossom Golf Club
2019 Jansen Preston Bardstown Country Club Laney Frye Cherry Blossom Golf Club
2020 Hayden Adams Boone's Trace National Golf Club Delia Gibbs Cherry Blossom Golf Club
2021 Luke Muller Nevel Meade Golf Club Claira Beth Ramsey Bardstown Country Club
2022 Brady Smith University of Louisville Golf Club Athena Singh Bardstown Country Club


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About Golf House Kentucky

Golf House Kentucky is the umbrella organization for Kentucky’s Family of Golf Organizations: Kentucky Golf Association, Kentucky PGA and Kentucky Golf Foundation. The vision of Kentucky’s golf leaders, Golf House Kentucky was founded in 1978, and is headquartered in a picturesque country setting in Louisville, Kentucky. Golf House Kentucky conducts competitions for golfers of all ages, gender and skill levels (amateur, professional and junior), and provides valuable services to Kentucky PGA professionals and member golf facilities. Working in partnership with the USGA, Golf House Kentucky provides individual golfers and member golf facilities with a wide range of services: Handicapping, USGA Course and Slope Rating, award programs, club consulting and golf management software. The family’s philanthropic affiliate, Kentucky Golf Foundation promotes the Kentucky Golf Hall of Fame, Kentucky golf museum and provides grant and scholarship programs for youth in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Contact Us

1116 Elmore Just Drive
Louisville, Kentucky 40245
(502) 243-8295