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Honors Course awarded 2016 U.S. Junior Amateur

Spectators watch NCAA Championship action from just off No. 11 at The Honors Course.
Spectators watch NCAA Championship action from just off No. 11 at The Honors Course. ( Tracy Wilcox )

Monday, August 12, 2013

The Honors Course in Ooltewah, Tenn., will host the 2016 U.S. Junior Amateur on July 18-23, the USGA announced Monday.

It will be the fifth USGA championship conducted at The Honors Course and the 14th championship held in Tennessee. The 30-year-old club, located near Chattanooga, previously hosted the 1991 U.S. Amateur, 1994 Curtis Cup, 2005 U.S. Mid-Amateur and 2011 U.S. Senior Women’s Amateur. It also was the site of the NCAA Division I Men's Championship in 1996 and 2010.

The 2014 U.S. Junior will be conducted July 21-26 at The Club at Carlton Woods in The Woodlands, Texas, while the 2015 U.S. Junior will be played at Colleton River Plantation Club in Bluffton, S.C., July 20-25.