About Point Races

Points Information and Breakdown

Information

-The Players of the Year Points Race is conducted from January 1st to December 31st of every year.

-Divisional Player of the Year Races include Boys 15-17, Boys 12-14, Girls 15-17 and Girls 12-14.

-The Top 4 Players on each points race will be invited to the LVJGA Championship to compete for the Player of the Year Honors.

-Special Event Point Races will start on June 1st of 2015 for the 2016 Season

-An end date for the Special Events Points Race is yet to be determined

-These Special Events include America’s Cup, Big ‘I’, Hogan Cup, Mary Cave, and AAU Olympics 

Las Vegas Junior Golf Association Events

   LVJGA Majors                               LVJGA 2 Days and S.Event Qualifiers                        LVJGA 1 Days

800 Total Points Available                       500 Total Points Available                                 200 Total Points Available 

1st: 200 Points                                                     125 Points                                                         50 Points

2nd 128 Points                                                      80 Points                                                          36 Points

3rd:  96 Points                                                       60 Points                                                          27 Points

4th:  72 Points                                                       45 Points                                                          20 Points

5th:  56 Points                                                       35 Points                                                          15 Points

6th:  40 Points                                                       25 Points                                                          12 Points

7th – 10th:   32 Points                                            20 Points                                                          10 Points

11th – 15th: 16 Points                                            10 Points                                                          

Participate: 10 Points                                            10 Points                                                            5 Points                                                                                                                             

  Nevada State Golf Association Championships

                                      NSGA State Amateur                                         NSGA Match Play   

                                1500 Total Points Available                                 1500 Total Points Available

                                      1st : 375 Points                                                   Championship:  375 Points

                                      2nd: 240 Points                                                   Runner-up:        245 Points

                                      3rd: 180  Points                                                   Semifinals:        160 Points

                                      4th: 135  Points                                                   Quarterfinals:      80 Points

                                      5th: 105  Points                                                   Rnd of 16:           30 Points        

                                      6th:  75  Points

                                      7th – 10th: 60 Points

                                      11th-15th: 30 Points

                                       Participation: 10 Points

United States Golf Association Qualifiers

                    USGA Event                                                         Qualifiers                             Alternates

        US Open Local/Sectional/US Amateur                              150 Points                              37.5 Points

        USGA Junior/Junior Girls/Four Ball                                   100 Points                              25    Points

Additional Recognized Recognized Championship Events

                    US Junior Am                                               Nevada High School State Tournament

               Championship   375 Points                                                   1st:              100 Points

               Runner-up         245 Points                                                   2nd – 6th:      50 Points                                      

               Semifinals          60 Points                                                    7th to 10th:    25 Points

               Quarterfinals      80 Points                                                  

               Round of 16       30 Points