The 4th Annual Cobra/Puma Junior Cup Matches will head back to the Iowa Section in 2018. The Iowa Junior Tour will be competing with the Gateway PGA Junior Tour in a Ryder Cup Style format.
Cobra-Puma will again be Title Sponsor for this event and will be providing team shirts. Special thanks to Jim Hauth, Iowa PGA Sales Rep for his continued support of the Iowa PGA and its programs. Sterling Cut Glass will be a presenting sponsor and has provided a wonderful crystal trophy pictured below.
This event is listed on the Major Point Schedule, but participation points will only be awarded. Each player will get 100 bonus points for their efforts.
The 2018 Iowa Junior Tour Team will be comprised of players from the 2017 Player of the Year Point List. At least the top 2 players in the boys 16-18, girls 16-18, boys 14-15 and girls 14-15 as well as 2 players from the boys 12-13 division and girls 13 & under division will be invited. One Captain's pick from boys 16-18, girls 16-18, boys 14-15 and girls 14-15 will be considered for a total of 16 players. Placement on the Iowa PGA Junior Tour Player of the Year point list will be considered, as well as play at other major events for the Captain’s pick.
The Cobra/Puma Junior Cup Matches will be held June 2-3 at the Burlington Golf Club in Burlington, IA. Make plans to play lots in 2018 to earn a spot on the 2019 team!
The entry fee is $125 and includes two days of golf, practice round, lunch both days, Saturday night dinner and two Cobra-Puma team shirts. More details will be given as they are finalized. For more information visit the tournament information page.
Saturday, June 2 tee times starting at 9:00 a.m.
*Morning Four Ball Matches (best ball)
*Lunch will be provided for players
*Afternoon Foursome Matches (alternate shot)
Tee Times starting at approximately 1:30 p.m.
*Dinner follows play
Sunday, June 3
*Morning Single Matches tee times starting at 8:30 a.m.
Spectator Carts will be available for $30 each day if you would like to purchase.
The 2018 roster for the Iowa PGA Team
Jared Tigges, Carroll, IA
JT Manjoine, Muscatine, IA
Ethan Yahr, Solon, IA
Matt Briggs, Burlington, IA
Noah Schlabaugh, Kalona, IA
Nile Petersen, Cedar Rapids, IA
Will Simpson, Pella, IA
Jake Weissenburger, Clive, IA
Paige Hoffman, W. Des Moines, IA
Jenna Krogulski, W. Des Moines, IA
Molly Carey, Waukee, IA
Taylor Sedivec, Granger, IA
Meghan Doherty, Urbandale, IA
Lirui Guo, Washington, IA
Girls 13 & Under
Rylee Heryford, Newton, IA
Erika Holmberg, Bettendorf, IA