Championships: MGA Events: MGA Senior Amateur Championship

Location: Oakley Country Club
Watertown, MA (Directions)
Dates:Sep 18 - 19 2017 
Entries Open: 2/2/2017 10:00:00 AM thru 7/13/2017 5:00:00 PM
Player Fee:$175.00
Qualifiers: 8/8 - Tuesday - Springfield Country Club   (Directions)
8/15 - Tuesday - Pine Brook Country Club   (Directions)
8/21 - Monday - Willowbend   (Directions)
8/28 - Monday - Marshfield Country Club   (Directions)
USGA Revision: Jul 1
Tee Times: Not Available

 Eligibility: Entries are open to amateur golfers who have reached their 55th birthday by September 18, 2017 and who have an active MGA/GHIN Handicap Index at any public, private, semi-private, municipal or non-real estate MGA member course/club not exceeding 8.0 (as determined by the July 1, 2017 Handicap Revision) or have completed their handicap certification.
 Entry Procedures: Entries and fully paid entry fees must be received through the MGA Online Entry process by 5:00 pm EST on the published entry deadline.
 Format: Competition will be in two (2) stages at Stroke Play:
1. Sectional Qualifying (18 holes)
2. Championship Proper (36 holes)
 Field: The Championship Proper field is limited to 120 players.

2017 Exemptions (Upon receipt of the online registration and fee, the players in the following categories are exempt from Sectional Qualifying);
 Show Qualifying Exemption Listing
 Schedule: Sectional Qualifying - August 7 - August 31

Championship Proper:
Round 1 - September 18 (18 Holes)
***The low 70 scorers and ties after 18-holes will continue play on September 19
Round 2 - September 19 (18 Holes)
Any tie for first place will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole play-off .
 Caddies &
Cart fee is included in entry fee for Championship Proper. Players may use caddies, pull carts (at the host club(s) discretion) and/or automotive transportation during Sectional Qualifying or Championship Proper.
 Starting Times: Qualifying Round Starting Times & Player Information will be emailed to all competitors shortly after the close of entries. Championship Starting Times & Player Information will be emailed to all competitors shortly after the last qualifying round.
 Prizes: The Frederick J. Wright Memorial Trophy and a gold medal will be presented to the Champion. Merchandise certificates will be awarded and are only redeemable at the host site.
 Trophy: The Frederick J. Wright Memorial Trophy will be presented to the Champion.
 Addt'l Info: Courtesy practice privileges are at the discretion of the host club(s).

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Withdrawal/Refund Policy
Competitors, who have submitted an entry for an MGA event and wish to withdraw for any reason, MUST notify the MGA office in writing (e-mail is acceptable and encouraged) or by phone. Entry fee will be refunded less a $20 administrative fee, regardless of reason, if the MGA is notified in writing or by phone seven days prior to each event (Championship, or Qualifier). Entry fee will be refunded less 50% for any withdrawals received less than seven days prior to each event.

If you have any questions or issues regarding this event, please contact Kevin Eldridge (774-430-9103 or

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