2017 International Junior Masters (IE) at East Aurora Country Club
June 26-30, 2017
East Aurora, NY
International Junior Masters
East Aurora Country Club, East Aurora, New York
June 26th - 30th, 2017
- The MJT will qualify two players (Boys aged 15-18)
To see events which are qualifying for the 2017 IJM, please Click Here.
Histroy of the IJM
The International Junior Masters (IJM) is one of America's oldest and most prestigious junior events, attracting players from South Africa, Canada, Mexico, France, Scotland, Japan, Columbia, Peru and the United States. The 2017 event is scheduled to run June 26th - June 30th.
First played in 1953, the tournament features 36 holes of Stroke Play to qualify for flights of Match Play. The Championship flight is reserved for the top 32 stroke play qualifiers. The IJM is part of the Polo Junior All-American Points Series, GolfWeek/Sagarin and Junior Golf Scoreboard rankings.
Past contestants and winners of the event include PGA Tour regulars Billy Mayfair, Billy Andrade, Dudley Hart, Jeff Sluman, Joey Sindelar and Rory Sabbatini.
The winner receives an invitation to the AJGA Rolex Tournament of Champions, Polo Golf Junior Classic and the AJGA hp Boys Junior Championship and full AJGA exempt status. The top 4 results receive two AJGA exemptions and the top 8 receive one AJGA exemption.
"When I look to the board and see all those great names [of past competitors], it's really an honor to win this tournament." - Julien Goulet (Quebec, Canada) - 2008 Champion "... I feel [winning this] is a great honor." - Rory Sabbatini (South Africa) - 1993 Champion.