Optimist Junior Golf

Optimist International sponsors the annual OI Junior Golf Championship tournament for boys and girls ages 11 to 17. The regional qualifier, with as many as 200 golfers participating, is held in May. All area Optimist clubs provide scorers and spotters, along with other supporting staff. Top players from the regional qualifier play in the state final, The Tom Frazier Memorial, held in June. The top finishers from this tournament continue on to the Optimist International Junior Golf World Championship held in Florida in early July.