Junior PGA WORKS is back for 2023! This year's event will feature some of the top diverse junior golfers in the country. 16 boys and 10 girls will compete in a 36 hole stroke play championship at Shoal Creek Club on Saturday and Sunday of the 2023 PGA WORKS Collegiate Championship. This is a great opportunity to showcase your skills and network with over 50 college coaches in attendance. 

Location

Shoal Creek Club
100 New Williamsburg Drive
Shoal Creek, AL  35242

Format & Course Rotation

36 Hole Individual Stroke Play (Boys & Girls Divisions)

Please check in with a PGA staff member behind the Shoal Creek golf shop near the lawn (blue PGA tent) to receive your scorecard and official notices for each round. 

Saturday, May 6
8:00am Shotgun - Shoal Creek Club

Sunday, May 7
1:00pm Shotgun - Shoal Creek Club

Championship Yardages

Participants will be playing the same Championship yardages at the PWCC student-athletes. Please see those yardages for both boys and girls here.

Lodging, Meals, & Transportation

Junior PGA WORKS participants will be provided lodging (2 nights), meals, and transportation for Saturday and Sunday. 

The PGA of America will cover (1) room for (2) nights at the Sheraton Birmingham (Checking in Friday, May 5, checking out Sunday, May 7).

Click for Lodging & Meal info

*Parents will have the option to purchase food and beverage at Shoal Creek Club - Cash only
**Food and beverage at the Sheraton will be available for Junior PGA WORKS participants only

Transportation:

Location: Coach Bus Drop-off & Pick-up for all trips will take place at the Sheraton Birmingham
*Appropriate directional signage will be displayed around the hotel
**Parents will be able to use coach bus transportation with the Junior PGA WORKS participants if needed

Saturday, May 6

Sunday, May 7

Practice Rounds

Practice rounds are available at Shoal Creek on Friday, May 5 after 2:30pm on a first come, first serve basis. Please contact Brian Corn at the Shoal Creek golf shop to schedule your practice round at (205) 991-9001.

Ancillary Events

Junior PGA WORKS participants are encouraged to attend the TopGolf Takeover Welcome Reception (Saturday, May 6) and PGA WORKS Beyond the Green (Sunday, May 7)
Please see more details here.

TopGolf Welcome Reception Bay Assignments

Meet the Field 

Boys Division
DJ Belcher (Simpsonville, SC) -  2024
Jeremiah Bianchi (Davenport, FL) - 2024
Samuel Boddie (Ocoee, FL) -  2023
Jamison Bryant (Milton, GA) - 2024
Vincent Coleman II (Atlanta, GA) - 2024
Joel Cunningham (Halifax, VA) - 2024
Ethan Hill (Trinidad & Tobago) - 2024
Maxwell Mathews (Carrollton, TX) - 2024
Kasim Narinesingh-Smith (Kennett Square,  PA) - 2024
James Perry (Lawrenceville, GA) - 2024
Thomas Reid (Lawrenceville, GA) - 2024
Christopher Richards Jr. (Trinidad & Tobago) - 2023
Aidan Scott-Emuakpor-Price  (Loveland, OH) - 2024
John Thompson (Columbia, SC)  - 2025
Roland Thornton (Centennial, CO) - 2025
Bejamin Wade (Murfreesboro, TN) - 2024

Girls Division
Alyvia Boddie (Ocoee, FL) - 2024
Blayne Brown (Riverside, CA) - 2025
Sanaa Carter (Jacksonville, NC) - 2025
Salma Ibrahim (Culver City, CA)  - 2024
Elizabeth Lenton (Hercules, CA) - 2024
Lauryn Leonard (Pike Road, AL) - 2025
Hayden Price (Richmond Hill, GA) -  2025
Sehlai Purcell (West Hills, CA) -  2024
Morgan Rodriguez (Delray Beach, FL) - 2025
Madison Rookard (Atlanta, GA) - 2024
Koa Seymour (Valley Village, CA) - 2025

*Indicates graduation year

Eligibility

Participants competing in the Junior PGA WORKS must be one of the following ethnic origins: