The Dropping June 11-12, 2018


Registration will Open March 15th, 2018

We, The Dropping Committee, are proud to invite you to apply for entry into the 51st Annual John Dropping Invitational Junior Championship at BanBury Golf Course. The dates are June 11th & 12th 2018.

BanBury is a premier public golf course in the Northwest, consistently ranking in the top courses to play in Idaho. The course has hosted the 2005-USGA Girls Junior Championship, 2012-Junior America's Cup, 2006- PNGA Senior Championship, 2004-IGA State Amateur, and the 2016 Idaho Men's State Amateur.

The John Dropping Invitational Memorial tournament has a long history of participants in its 50 years. See the section HISTORY for more details.

This year the top 3 finishers will receive invitations to play in the Rocky Mountain Junior Golf Tour's Tournament of Champions as well as the top 10% of the field will earn AJGA PBE Stars. The top boy and girl will earn a spot into The North American Junior Amateur Championship.

Players may register after March 15th, 2018

Tournament eligibility is limited to boys and girls who are at least 14 years old and not older than 18 years old. 19 year old must not be more than 1 month removed from high school graduation. Boys must have a USGA index of 5.0 or less and girls 10.0 or less.

The following other criteria will be used to select participants:

USGA handicap index
Qualifying and competing in National Junior Events, (USGA, PGA, AJGA, etc.)
Performance in past state events, (IGA, IHSAA)
Other tournament successes
Past participation in the Dropping Invitational