State Exemptions

State Exemptions 2024

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 State Match Play. Western, Eastern, Players Open and Joel Dahmen Invitational
  • Medalist at WJGA Jr. World Qualifier
  • Previous year’s overall boys and girls state champions
  • Qualify to play in the current year USGA Jr. Amateur
  • Members of the current year JAC or GJAC Washington team.

The following players are exempt into THE 2024 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP if they so choose.

All exempt players must play in at least one Sub-District event, or in the event they do not play in a Sub-District they play in at least two WJGA sanctioned spring events (Match Play, Western/Eastern/Players Opens, Dahmen Invitational & Jr. World Qualifier) to be eligible to use their exemption.

GIRLS:
Tatum Otto
Audrey Park
Niuniu Zhao
Nicole Tang
Emma Wong
Cienna Lee
Amber Li
Amanda Peng

BOYS:
Ryan Takeshita
Ben Barrett
Walker Lamb
Jacob Kang
Ethan Schwan
Logan Medcalf
Wyatt Brownell
Calvin Cakarnis
Theo Snyder