District Tournament Details

Criteria to enter the Michigan District Tournament

1. Play in local qualifier and shoot at or below the qualifying score for age and division.
    A player who does not qualify in one tournament may attempt to do so at another.
2. Apply and be accepted as an "at large" contestant 
3. Have been the boy or girl winner of their respective division of the 2016 Michigan District Tournament.  A separate letter will be sent to notify only those seven eligible players.


  1. Royal Oak  --  May 21      Royal Oak GC     Mike Ripinski  (248) 789-2735 Tom Longhway tomtlongh@aol.com

  2. Macomb County  --  May 14    Cracklewood GC          Dan Kardasz  (586) 939-7273   materialman@icloud.com

  3. Clarkston/Lake Orion/Auburn Hills/Rochester -- May 15   Fieldstone GC    Bill Kunse  (248) 620-2984  jkhorses@comcast.net

  4. Ludington  - May 15  Lincoln Hills CC -- Melissa Young (231) 845-7150 ludingtonoptimist@yahoo.com

  5. Lapeer Area      May 22     Devil's Ridge GC          Rick Fleming  (248) 969-2120   rick.metamoracc@yahoo.com
  6. Mt. Pleasant  --  June 12  Mt. Pleasant Country Club           Jim Binder   (989) 506-8677  jbinder@isabellabank.com 

  7. Muskegon Heights --TBD     Old Channel Trail GC  Norma Flahive (231) 329-0284  White Lake, Mona Shores     nflahive@frontier.com       Greater Muskegon

  8. Harper Creek:    TBD      Binder Park Golf Course    John Peruzze   (269) 979-3045   cperuzze@hotmail.com Dr. Craig A. Miller camiller@net-link.net

  9. Charlotte -- June 4      Maplebrook GC           Stephen Dotts  (517) 749-7118       Stephen.Dotts@va.gov

  10. Bloomfield Hills--June 12        Crystal Lake GC  Robert Dempster (248) 398-9999      David Alden dalden8@vistagemichigan.com  (248) 330-8842 

  11. Central Detroit - June 11 Chandler Park GC -- Douglas Monds dougmonds@comcast.net (313) 526-8849



LocationMetamora, MI

Date: June 20-21, 2016

Registration Fees:

Girls 10-12, 13-14 and Boys 10-11, 12-13
Registration fee $90.00 entry fee includes 18 hole Tournament with awards luncheon on June 23, 2015

Girls 15-18 and Boys 14-15, 16-18
Registration fee $125.00 entry fee includes 36 hole tournament play, 18 holes each day with lunch both days on June 23 and 24, 2015

At-large Applicants; $45.00 per junior golfer for those applying for this status.

To be determined
    Boys aged 10-13 and Girls aged 10-14
  • Upper Division: No carts or caddies permitted
    Boys aged 14-18 and Girls aged 15-18

    Registration Deadline: TBD

    After deadline, withdraw accepted only for medical or emergency with proof of same.

    Practice Round: Available at special rate when you identify yourself as an Optimist player. A parent or guest may play a practice round with the golfer for an additional fee. Cart available at the prevailing rate for practice round, and only with an adult. Call the Metamora Pro Shop to
    schedule practice time at 248-969-2120, and identify yourself as a Michigan Optimist Junior Tournament golfer.