ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KSDK) - A St. Louis-area golf course has been named host of the world's most prestigious amateur junior tournament for the next three years.
The Missouri Bluffs Golf Club in St. Charles will host the American Junior Golf Association's St. Louis Classic June 2 through June 5 in 2014. The tournament will return to Missouri Bluffs in the first week of June in 2015 and 2016.
The St. Louis Classic will feature 96 of the top-ranked men's and women's junior golfers, with an additional 100 local golfers competing for an opportunity to play in the tournament.
Admission to the American Junior Golf Association will be free.
The AJGA is a nonprofit dedicated to developing young golfers who aspire to earn college scholarships in the sport.