Carter Cup - MGA Junior Stroke Play Championship History

The Carter Cup – MGA Junior Stroke Play Championship is an invitational tournament held annually at Baltusrol Golf Club featuring the best junior golfers in the Met Area. The 36-hole championship is played over Baltusrol’s famed Upper and Lower Courses.     

RELATED: Carter Cup Records

The Carter Cup is named in honor of Michael Carter, a junior club champion at the Baltusrol and Winged Foot Golf Clubs, a standout player on the Delbarton School golf team in Morristown, N.J., and an up-and-coming member of the Penn State golf team, who died in a car accident in 2002.  

Year Champion Runner-up
2015 Bobby Diforio, Jr. Connor Daly
2014 Erick Alonso Matthew Lowe, Jeremy Wall
2013 Ryan Rose Jared Mactas
2012*** Jared Mactas Theo Humphrey, Paul Pastore, Charles Cai, Ethan DeForest, Harrison Shih, Ethan Wall
2011 Cameron Young Ethan Wall
2010 David Pastore Ryan McCormick
2009 Cameron Wilson David Pastore
2008** Curtis Loop Cameron Wilson
2007 Max Buckley Cameron Wilson
2006 Chris DeForest Max Bichsel, Morgan Hoffman
2005* Morgan Hoffmann Dan Abbondandolo
2004 Patrick Fillian Ryan Gabel
2003 Brendan Tracy Marc Issler

  * Played at Winged Foot Golf Club due to the 2005 PGA Championship at Baltusrol.  

** Winner decided in a playoff.

*** Shortened to 18 holes due to weather.