State Exemptions

To earn a State Championship exemption, boys & girls must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Top-5 from previous year’s points list
  • Current year overall champion at the Western, Eastern or Players Open (Suspended for 2020 due to COVID-19)
  • Previous year’s overall boys and girls state champions
  • Qualify to play in the current year USGA Jr. Amateur (Suspended for 2020 due to COVID-19)

The following players are exempt into THE 2021 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP if they so choose.

All exempt players must play in at least one Sub-District event to be eligible to use their exemption.


Lauryn Nguyen
Gihoe Seo
Kennedy Knox
Hannah Elaimy
Montgomery Ferreira


Jahan Bains
John Kim
Ethan Evans
Conrad Chisman
Cole Reynolds

Open Exemptions