Rio Pinar CC (13-15)
March 17-18, 2007
Rio Pinar - Home of the University of Central Florida Men's and Women's Golf Teams
Rio Pinar - Former host of PGA and LPGA tournaments
Rio Pinar Country Club begins its second season as the home golf course of the UCF Men's Golf Program. Rio Pinar, which hosted the UCF/Rio Pinar Invitational last year, will again host the event October 28-29 with some of the top men's golf programs in the south.
Rio Pinar was designed 1957 by Mark Mahanna. The tree-lined golf course showcases large oaks. With 43 bunkers and a winding canal which runs through five holes, Rio Pinar provides 6,978 yards of challenging championship golf.
From 1966-78, Rio Pinar hosted the Citrus Open, an event on the PGA Tour. Golf legends such as Lee Trevino and Hale Irwin are both former winners of the event when it was held here. Floolowing the 1978 event, the course hosted the Ladies Citrus Classic from 1978-81, a LPGA Tour event.
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Male or female amateur golfers that are members of the FJT may apply for participation. Entries are subject to rejection at any time, including during the event by the FJT. The reason for rejection may include unbecoming behavior. Please see the Code of Conduct for further details.
Tournament applications must be submitted on-line at www.floridajuniortour.org. Players must complete a membership form, read the Tournament Policies and pay the membership fees before the tournament application will be processed. Entries must be received by 4:30 PM EST of the closing date. Telephone and fax requests will not be considered for selection. Players will receive an e-mail that their entry has been received and a second e-mail will be sent when the player is accepted into the field. As a player is not automatically confirmed into the tournament, travel arrangements should not be made until the second confirmation e-mail is received. Review the Field Determination section in Tournament Policies for further details.
Entry Fee Includes
The entry fee of $95 (for GHIN members) or $115 (for non GHIN members) includes tournament rounds of golf, range balls prior to the tournament rounds and a tee prize.
Schedule of Play
Saturday, March 17th 11:30 AM 1st and 10th Tee Start
Sunday, March 18th 8:00 AM 1st and 10th Tee Start
Please click the link below for view discounted rates at hotels near the course.
Participants can set up a practice round at a special discounted rate of $30 plus tax by calling 407-277-5520. Times are available after 1:00 PM on Friday on a space available basis. Proper attire required.
Walking and Pull Carts
Players must walk and carry their clubs during the competition rounds. Pull carts are permitted
Tees To Play
Tees are not set until the tournament staff arrives on site. Tournament set up can change, including yardages, to offset inclement weather or other course conditions (i.e. wet course conditions). Typical yardages are below:
- Boys 13-15 will play approximately 6,600 to 6,800 yards
- Girls 13-15 will play approximately 5,700 to 5,900 yards
Junior Golf Scoreboard Ranked
This event is a Junior Golf Scoreboard ranked tournament.
AJGA (Performance Based Entrance)
- Boys 13-15 Champion -1 Exemption to a Jr. All Stars event
- Girls 13-15 Champion -1 Exemption to a Jr. All Stars event
Registration will be available prior to the first round. ALL players are expected to register. General tournament information will be distributed at registration.
Tee Times & Pairings
First round pairings and starting times will be available on the FJT website, www.floridajuniortour.org, typically three days after the closing date. After the completion of the first round all competitors will be repaired by score within their age group for their next round. Final round pairings will be available approximately one hour after the final score has been posted. Pairings will be posted to the FJT website and at the club. It is the players' responsibility to be at his/her respective tee at least 10 minutes prior to teeing off. We recommend that you always see your tee time in black and white and if you still have questions, please contact an FJT Official at the host facility.
USGA Rules of Golf will govern play. Review the FJT Hard Card. The Notice to Players (local rules) will be distributed on the day of the first round.
Pace of Play
Pace of play will be strictly enforced with anticipated rounds less than 4 hours and 30 minutes. We strongly recommend that all players read and understand the FJT Pace of Play Policy. The Pace of Play policy can be reviewed on the FJT website under the Tournaments tab.
Spectators will be authorized to rent carts, but must follow the published policy. More information is available on the FJT website under the Parents section. Spectator carts will cost $20 plus tax per day.