Metro Parks Newsroom
2012 Metro Parks Junior Golf Tour: Begins April 9th
Tuesday April 3, 2012
Younger golfers looking to gain competitive experience in tournament play are invited to participate in the annual Metro Parks Junior Golf Tour.
The 2012 Junior Golf Tour kicks-off April 9th and runs through October 6th, with 17 tournament dates held at Metro Parks golf courses throughout the city (see schedule and locations below).
The entry fee is $25.00 per tournament, and includes lunch and greens fee. There will be prizes awarded to the top finishers in each age group. Each Metro Parks 18-hole course event will have the same format. Age divisions in each tournament include boys and girls ages 16-18, 14-15, 11-13 and 10 and under.
Entry forms are available at any Metro Parks golf course, or may be printed from an online form on the Parks website: www.metro-parks.org. Forms and fees should be dropped off at the tournament location five days prior to each event.
The 2012 tournament dates and sites are:
April 9 Seneca
April 28 Cherokee
May 12 Long Run
May 26 Iroquois
June 3 Crescent Hill
June 11 Charlie Vettiner
June 18 Shawnee
June 25 Bobby Nichols
July 7 Crescent Hill
July 16 Shawnee
July 25 Sun Valley
August 6 Bobby Nichols
August 13 Seneca
September 1 Cherokee
September 15 Long Run
September 29 Charlie Vettiner
October 6 Sun Valley
For More Information:
Metro Parks Junior Golf Tour printable entry form:
About Metro Parks Golf:
Louisville's nine public golf courses offer a quality golfing experience at some of the most affordable prices in the nation. Each course has its own unique character, and some consistently rank among Kentucky's best and most challenging courses. Metro Parks operates nine municipally-owned golf courses that are challenging to everyone from beginners to scratch golfers. For more information, visit http://www.louisvilleky.gov/MetroParks/golf.
• Bobby Nichols Golf Course, 4301 E. Pages Lane, 502/937-9051 (9 holes)
• Charlie Vettiner Golf Course, 10207 Mary Dell Lane, 502/267-9958 (18 holes)
• Cherokee Golf Course, 2501 Alexander Road, 502/458-9450 (9 holes)
• Crescent Hill Golf Course, 3110 Brownsboro Road, 502/896-9193 (9 holes)
• Iroquois Golf Course, 1501 Rundill Road, 502/363-9520 (18 holes)
• Long Run Golf Course, 1605 Flat Rock Road, 502/245-9015 (18 holes)
• Seneca Golf Course, 2300 Pee Wee Reese Blvd, 502/458-9298 (18 holes)
• Shawnee Golf Course, 460 Northwestern Parkway, 502/776-9389 (18 holes)
• Sun Valley Golf Course, 6505 Bethany Lane, 502/937-9228 (18 holes)