Eligibility Criteria

EUROPE vs. USA
Kings Course, Gleneagles
Tuesday September 10th – Wednesday September 11th, 2019

 

European Eligibility Process:

  • 12 participants
  • Participants must be girls and 12-18 years old (born 2001 or later) and must not have reached their 18th birthday prior to January 1st, 2019.
  • Participants must be amateurs and must not be members of a competitive collegiate golf program.
  • Participants must be a European citizen (as per IGF National Policy).
  • The leading six players from the PING Junior Solheim Cup ranking following the Girls British Open Championship will be automatically picked. In the event of a tie for the qualification positions, the selection will be decided based on individual standings on the European Women’s Amateur Ranking.
  • Six Captain’s Picks.
  • Performances in all amateur events and the European Women’s Amateur Ranking will be taken into consideration when deciding the Captain’s Picks.

 

European Qualifying Events 2019

Date Event Venue
Jan 29 – Feb 1 Portuguese International Ladies’ Amateur Championship Montado Golf Resort, Portugal
Feb 27 – March 3 Spanish International Ladies’ Amateur Championship Club Zaudín, Spain
April 18-22 French International Lady Junior Championship Saint-Cloud GC, France
April 19-21 Helen Holm Scottish Women’s Open Championship Royal Troon GC, Scotland
May 30-June 1 Allianz German Girls’ Open GC St. Leon-Rot, Germany
June 11-15 Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship Royal County Down, Northern Ireland
June 18-20 ANNIKA Invitational Europe Vasatorp GC, Sweden
July 9-13 European Girls’ Team Championship El Saler GC, Spain
July 9-13 European Ladies’ Team Championship Donna Fugata Resort & Spa, Sicily, Italy
Aug 13-17 Girls British Open Championship Montrose Links, Scotland

 

Portuguese International Ladies’ Amateur Championship, Portugal

Jan 29 – Feb 1

Position Points
1 50
2 40
3 30
4 20
5 15
6-10 10
11-20 5

Points are only allocated to girls born 2001 and later and eligible to qualify for the PJSC.

 

Spanish International Ladies’ Amateur Championship, Spain

Feb 27 – March 3

Strokeplay Matchplay
Position Position
1 50 1 50
2 40 2 30
3 30 3-4 20
4 20 5-8 10
5 15 9-16 5
6-10 10
11-20 5

Strokeplay and matchplay points to be added in the Spanish International Ladies’ Amateur Championship.

In the strokeplay, points are only allocated to girls born 2001 and later and eligible to qualify for the PJSC.

 

French International Lady Junior Championship, France

April 18-22

Strokeplay Matchplay
Position Position
1 50 1 50
2 40 2 30
3 30 3-4 20
4 20 5-8 10
5 15 9-16 5
6-10 10
11-20 5

Strokeplay and matchplay points to be added in the French International Lady Junior Championship.

In the strokeplay, points are only allocated to girls born 2001 and later and eligible to qualify for the PJSC.

 

Scottish Ladies’ Open Strokeplay Championship, Scotland

April 19-21

Position Points
1 50
2 40
3 30
4 20
5 15
6-10 10
11-20 5

Points are only allocated to girls born 2001 and later and eligible to qualify for the PJSC.

 

Allianz German Girls’ Open, Germany

May 30 – June 1

Position Points
1 70
2 60
3 50
4 40
5 30
6-10 20
11-15 15
16-20 10

 

Ladies’ British Open Amateur Championship, Northern Ireland

June 11-15

Strokeplay Matchplay
Position Points Position Points
1 50 1 70
2 40 2 50
3 30 3-4 30
4 20 5-8 10
5 15 9-16 5
6-10 10
11-until cut 5

Strokeplay and matchplay points to be added.

 

ANNIKA invitational Europe, Sweden

June 18-20

Position Points
1 70
2 60
3 50
4 40
5 30
6-10 20
11-15 15
16-20 10

 

European Girls’ Team Championship, Spain

July 9-13

Position Points
1 70
2 60
3 50
4 40
5 30
6-10 20
11-15 15
16-20 10

 

European Ladies’ Team Championship, Italy

July 9-13

Position Points
1 70
2 60
3 50
4 40
5 30
6-10 20
11-15 15
16-20 10

 

Girls British Open Championship, Scotland

Aug 13-17

Strokeplay Matchplay
Position Position
1 50 1 70
2 40 2 50
3 30 3-4 30
4 25 5-8 10
5 20 9-16 5
6-10 10
11-20 5

 

DOWNLOAD EUROPEAN ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA HERE: 2019 PING Junior Solheim Cup

 

USA Eligibility Process:

  • 12 participants
  • Participants must be 12-19 years old.
  • Participants must be amateurs and must not be members of a competitive collegiate golf program.
  • Participants must be citizens of United States of America.
  • Participants must be current AJGA members in good standing.
  • The leading five qualified players on the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Girls Rankings list as of July 29, 2019.  In the event of a tie for the fifth place, the selection will be determined by individual standings on the Rolex AJGA Rankings.
  • The leading five qualified players based on Rolex AJGA Rankings list not otherwise selected (having selected the five players from the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Girls Rankings first) as of July 29, 2019.  In the event of a tie for the fifth place, the selection will be decided by individual standing on the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Girls Rankings list.
  • The Captain will choose the remaining two players for the PING Junior Solheim Cup team on or before August 12, 2019. The Captain’s selections will be required to be among the qualified top point earners on either of the aforementioned lists and/or have distinguished records in USGA events.