Daytona Beach, FL. (April 15, 2020) – The Inaugural Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship (NB3 JGNC) will be contested November 15th, 16th & 17th at Coushatta Casino Resort in Kinder, Louisiana on the world-class Koasati Pines Championship Golf Course, that will be broadcast on Golf Channel. The partnership between the NB3 JGNC and the Hawaii State Junior Golf Association (HSJGA) provides the foundation to give 4 Hawaii junior golfers the opportunity to compete in one of the most competitive events in North America. The 2-hour television broadcast will allow viewers from all over the world to watch the future stars of the PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour amidst the backdrop of the Koasati Pines GC, Coushatta Casino Resort and Coushatta Tribal Nation.
For more Info about the two tournaments in Hawaii click the links below:
King Auto Group State Junior Championship 12 & Under - HERE
King Auto Group State Junior Championship 13 - 18 - HERE
"One of the main goals of our organization is to provide great opportunities through golf and this is just that. This is set to be a fantastic event led by Notah and his team along with their partnership with Golf Channel. We are excited to be a part of the event and we know our state champions will represent Hawaii very well”, says HSJGA Executive Director Matt Rollins. What an amazing and life-defining experience the entire tournament committee and host Notah Begay III is giving back to junior golf!
The NB3 JGNC committee is excited to be able to offer players in Hawaii the opportunity to qualify for the National Championship. With the current situation surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak and the re-formatting of the series this year, we are now able to open the series up to include Hawaii.
About the Hawaii State Junior Golf Association
The HSJGA is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization that introduces the game of golf and its traditions to the youth of Hawaii. The HSJGA develops life skills through fun, affordable and competitive programs that educate, motivate and inspire.
About the Notah Begay III Junior Golf National Championship:
The 2020 NB3 JGNC will be an open series featuring 150+ Local Qualifiers (18-holes), 18 Regional Qualifiers (36-holes) and one National Championship (54-holes) covering 45+ states across the continental United States. Golfers who participate will compete in one of the four divisions: Boys 14-18, Boys 13 & Under, Girls 14-18 and Girls 13 & Under. The final 54-hole competition will be broadcast on Golf Channel.