Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour
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SWPGA Junior Prep Tour

The very popular Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour has been a breeding ground for top junior golfers for over 35 years.  The tour is a series of one-day tournaments in June-July for boys and girls 18 and under.  There are six (6) separate Districts in Arizona and Southern Nevada with six events in each District.  Players can qualify to play in the season ending Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour Championship held at Oakcreek Country Club in Sedona, Arizona through regular season play with a three-round minimum and a stroke average based on age group (Boys 9-10, 7-8, 5-6 and Girls 11-12, 9-10, 7-8, 5-6 do not have stroke average requirements).

Participants play in the following divisions:

Age Division 5-6 7-8 9-10 11-12 13-14 15-18
Holes Played 3 holes 6 holes 9 holes 9 holes 18 holes 18 holes
Caddy Yes Yes Yes No No No
Cost
Member/Non-Member
Mem - $5
Non - $10
Mem - $10
Non - $20
Mem - $15
Non - $30
Mem - $15
Non - $30
Mem - $20
Non - $40
Mem - $20
Non - $40

Tour Membership - $60

One membership covers all Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour events for 2021.  This membership package includes:

  • Reduced entry fee (50%) in all Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour events
  • Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour hat
  • Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour towel
  • Access to the Youth on Course program


*Family Discount - Each additional family member that registers for SWPGA Junior Prep Tour membership will receive a $10 credit towards their event of choice. Please email mcompagnone@pgahq.com one week prior to the event receive this credit.

Membership is NOT required but IS encouraged and will also reduce each event fee.

Option to add membership will also be available during event registration (see 2023 schedule below).

The 2023 Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour Membership will be available for purchase when the 2023 schedule opens for registration on March 1, 2023.

Financial Aid

The Southwest PGA can help Southwest PGA Junior Golf members who have financial need with assistance in entering Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour tournaments. Financial Aid may be given for one of more Southwest PGA tournaments upon application.

  • Candidates must be a member of the Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour.
  • Candidates must show outstanding character, honesty, integrity, and abide by all of the policies and procedures of the Southwest PGA.
  • Financial need will be determined on the application submitted.


Please contact Mia Compagnone at 480-443-9002 x 113 or email mcompagnone@pgahq.com for more information.

Download the SWPGA Junior Prep Tour Financial aid Application


2023 Schedule


Mummy Mountain/Agua Fria District

Combination of Scottsdale, Phoenix and surrounding areas in the northeast valley of Metro Phoenix and Peoria, Glendale and surrounding areas in the west valley of Metro Phoneix
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
May 31* TBD*
Jun 5 Sun City Country Club Sun City, AZ 8:00AM
Jun 12 TBD
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 19 Wigwam Golf Resort (Blue) Litchfield Park, AZ 10:00AM
Jun 26 Camelback Golf Club Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM
Jul 10 Talking Stick Golf Club Scottsdale, AZ 8:30AM
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Salt River/South Mountain District


Combination of Mesa and surrounding areas in the east valley of Metro Phoenix and Ahwatukee, Chandler and surrounding areas in the southeast valley of Metro Phoenix
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
May 31* TBD*
Jun 5 Apache Wells Country Club Mesa, AZ 9:00AM
Jun 12 TBD
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 19 TBD
Jun 26 Aguila Golf Course Laveen, AZ TBD
Jul 10 San Marcos Golf Resort Chandler, AZ 8:30AM
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Southern Arizona District


Tucson and surrounding areas in southeast Arizona
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
Jun 1* TBD*
Jun 8 TBD
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 15 TBD
Jun 22 TBD
Jun 29 TBD
Jul 6 TBD
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Northern Arizona District


Sedona, Flagstaff and surrounding areas in northern Arizona
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
May 31* Antelope Hills Golf Course* Prescott, AZ
Jun 5 Agave Highlands Cornville, AZ 9:00AM
Jun 12 Flagstaff Ranch Golf Club Flagstaff, AZ 12:00PM
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 19 TBD
Jun 26 Elephant Rocks Golf Course Williams, AZ 11:00AM
Jul 10 Pinewood Country Club Munds Park, AZ 10:00AM
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Southern Nevada District


Las Vegas and surrounding areas in Clark County, Nevada
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
May 31* TBD* 8:00AM
Jun 7 Desert Pines Golf Club Las Vegas, NV 10:00AM
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 14 The Club at Sunrise Las Vegas, NV 9:30AM
Jun 21 TBD
Jun 28 TBD
Jul 12 TBD
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Yuma District


Yuma and surrounding areas including southwest Arizona
DATE FACILITY LOCATION START  
May 31* TBD*
Jun 5 Mesa Del Sol Golf Club Yuma, AZ 7:00AM
Jun 12 Desert Hills Golf Course (Yuma) Yuma, AZ 7:00AM
Jun 13-14 Southwest PGA Junior Championship
Talking Stick GC (O'odham) (Must Qualify)
Scottsdale, AZ 7:00AM  
Jun 19 TBD
Jun 26 Mesa Del Sol Golf Club Yuma, AZ 7:00AM
Jul 10 Desert Hills Golf Course (Yuma) Yuma, AZ 7:00AM
Jul 25-26 SWPGA JPT Championsip - Oakcreek CC
(Must Qualify)
Sedona, AZ 7:30AM
* Qualifier for the Southwest PGA Junior Championship


Spectator Policy

Spectators are welcome to attend and follow play during the Southwest PGA Junior Prep Tour. Spectators must stay in the rough or on cart paths and at least 25 yards from players at all times. Motorized carts for spectators will not be permitted. Spectators are not allowed to give advice to the players or carry on conversations with players. Players will be penalized for any action that might be construed as advice by a spectator. 

Spectators are required to use proper etiquette during the stipulated rounds and not be detrimental to any player, official, or volunteer within the event. Any infraction of the spectator policy may result in the immediate removal of the spectator from the facility.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Mia Compagnone
Southwest PGA
Director of Junior Golf Operations
mcompagnone@pgahq.com
O: 480.443.9002 x 113
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