MGC hosting Drive, Chip and Putt

MARQUETTE – Local qualifying for the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship is scheduled for the Marquette Golf Club on Sunday, June 22.

For boys and girls 7-15 years of age, the competition will begin at 1 p.m. There will be four age groups: 7-9, 10-11, 12-13 and 14-15. MGC winners in each age and gender group will advance to the sub-regional qualifying event at The Bog in Saukville, Wisconsin.

Regional champions from each division will then move on to the finals, scheduled for April 5, 2015, at the Augusta National Golf Club.

“This event is for any youth, no matter their skill level, who wants to enjoy a unique golf experience,” said Marc Gilmore, PGA head professional at MGC.

For more information about the event, including official rules, qualifying sites or how to register, visit