The Bobby Chapman Junior Invitational is held in honor of the late Robert H. Chapman, Jr. Mr. Chapman, a longtime member of the Country Club of Spartanburg, was the only man to serve as president of both the South Carolina Golf Association & the Carolinas Golf Association. In his business life, Mr. Chapman was a local and national leader in the textile industry.
The BCJI tournament benefits the Spartanburg County Foundation and the South Carolina Junior Golf Foundation. To date, our supporters have donated $150,000 to scholarship recipients and $190,000 to the South Carolina Junior Golf Association. Former participants include Lucas Glover, Bubba Watson, Sean O'Hair, Jonathan Byrd, Dustin Johnson and the 2011 FedEx Cup Champion, Bill Haas.