Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
The Cascades Club to Host Jackie Burke Cup November 11-12
THe 13th Jackie Burke Cup will be held in Tyler, Texas for the first time at The Cascades Club. The annual team matches will take place November 11-12 with the Jackie Burke Cup Awards Dinner taking place November 10. The Ryder Cup style event will have 12 players from the north region of Texas competing agains 12 players from the south region. Players are chosen based off the LJT Player of the Year Points List.

Tournament Information

Entries Open: Monday, October 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM CST
Entries Close: Friday, November 10, 2017 at 5:00 PM CST
Tourmament Fee: $275
Tournament Director: Kellen Kubasak

Cancellation/Withdrawal Policy: The cancellation deadline is 10 days prior to the tournament start date. For refund details, please check LJT Championship Policies.

Tournament Type: Invitational
Eligibility: Teams will be selected based on the final LJT Player of the Year Points List for the 2017 season, which will be following the Texas Cup Invitational. The top 8 Boys 15-18, top 2 Boys 14 & Under, and top 2 Girls 12-18 eligible players from their respective side will be invited. If any player declines the invitation, the next eligible player on the Points List will be selected. In order to be eligible for LJT Player of the Year awards and the Jackie Burke Cup, a player must EARN points in a minimum of two Legends Junior Tour events. 
Divisions: Boys 15-18, Boys 14 & Under, Girls 12-18
Field Limit: 24 contestants
Format: North vs. South (12 person teams)
Ryder Cup Style Format: Four-Ball & Foursomes (Saturday); Singles (Sunday)

Host Hotel: 
Baymont Inn & Suites
3913 Frankston Hwy
Tyler, TX 75701
$109 per night

Please reference the Legends Junior Tour to receive the discounted rate of $109 per night. This rate will be available until Monday, Nov. 6.
Practice Rounds: Player practice rounds will be held Friday, November 11. North Team practice rounds will be held from 1:00 - 1:30 PM. South Team practice rounds will be held from 1:30 - 2:00 PM. You will not need to call the golf shop to schedule your practice round. The practice round fee is $25 (walking). Your respective captains will put you in groups upon arrival.
Spectator Carts: Spectator carts are allowed and can be rented from the golf shop for $20.

Caddies & Push/Pull Carts: Caddies are permitted for the Jackie Burke Cup. There is no requirement on who can caddie.


Schedule of Events

Friday, November 10th
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM: North Team Practice Rounds
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM: South Team Practice Rounds
7:00 PM: Jackie Burke Cup Awards Dinner

Saturday, November 11th 
7:20 AM - 8:10 AM: Four-Ball Matches
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Lunch provided for players
12:45 PM - 1:25 PM: Foursome Matches

Sunday, November 12th
7:30 AM - 8:47 AM: Singles Matches
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM: Lunch provided for players
1:00 PM: Awards Ceremony

Tyler Weather

Tyler, TX

From E At 5 MPH
Relative Humidity:
64 %

Jackie Burke Cup News

North Wins Jackie Burke Cup

Wichita Falls – The North Team defeated the South Team 34-14 at Wichita Falls Country Club and set the record for most points scored in the Jackie Burke Cup Matches and took the overall series lead

North Wins Jackie Burke Cup

Galveston – The North Squad earned 29 points and won the Jackie Burke Cup for the fifth straight year and evened up the all-time record versus the South Squad at Moody Gardens Golf Course. “It