2017 N.Y.S. Women's Amateur & Mid-Amateur Championships
Monday, June 26 at 5:00pm
Schuyler Meadows Club
Entries are open to female amateur golfers who are members of the NYSGA and have an active Handicap Index issued by a golf club which is licensed to use the USGA Handicap System. A member of the NYSGA is defined as either (1) a dues paying member of an NYSGA Member Club or (2) a resident of New York State who is a 2017 NYSGA Associate Member.
Mid-Amateur Age Requirement: Any Player wishing to register for the Mid-Amateur division must have reached their 25th birthday by July 12, 2017.
Note: A player may only sign up for one championship, even if they are eligible to compete in both.
ENTRIES: FORM, FEE, CLOSING DATE
All players must submit their entry prior to the tournament's entry deadline (5:00 PM on MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2017). A player must register online through the NYSGA website (www.nysga.org). Entries submitted via mail, email or fax will not be accepted.
The entry fee of $100 must be paid when entry is submitted. This fee will be refunded regardless of reason if the NYSGA is notified (315-471-6979 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org) before the close of entries. After the close of entries, the fee will be refunded in the event of injury or illness, if requested at least 24 hours prior to the start of the championship. A $15 service fee will be deducted from all refunds.
N.Y.S. Women's Amateur Championship
Open to all female amateur golfers who are members of the NYSGA and have an active handicap index issued through a club which is licensed to use the USGA handicap system.
N.Y.S. Women's Mid-Amateur Championship
Open to female amateur golfers who have reached their 25th birthday by July 12, 2017, are members of the NYSGA, and have an active handicap index through a club which is licensed to use the USGA handicap system.
The format for both championships is 54 holes of individual stroke play. After 36 holes, there will be cut to the low 50% of the field in each championships. The player with the lowest score in each championship after 54 holes will be the winner. A tie for either championship will be decided immediately through the playing of a hole-by-hole playoff.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Tuesday, July 11
9:00am - 3:00pm // Registration and practice rounds
Wednesday, July 12
8:00am - 9:48am // Round 1, 18 holes
11:30am - 2:00pm // Complimentary Lunch
Thursday, July 13
8:00am - 9:48am // Round 2, 18 holes
11:30am - 2:00pm // Complimentary lunch
Friday, July 14
8:00am - 9:30am // Round 3, 18 holes
12:00pm - 2:30pm // Complimentary lunch
Laquinta Inn and Suites - Latham/Albany Airport
833 New Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110
Room Rate: $109.00 (2 doubles or 1 king)
Reservation Cut off Date - July 11, 2017
The Rules of Golf as approved by the USGA and R&A govern play. See applicable championship or qualifying round Notice to Players for additional Local Rules and Conditions, which will be made available to all competitors prior to their play. All questions will be resolved by authorized representatives of the NYSGA Committee, whose decisions shall be final.
NYSGA HARD CARD
Click here to view the NYSGA Hard Card, which includes Local Rules and Conditions for Competitions in 2017
NYSGA POLICIES AND CODE OF CONDUCT
All players are expected to read and abide by the NYSGA Policies and Code of Conduct (click here).
AUTOMATIVE TRANSPORTATION AND PULL CARTS
A player is permitted to use automotive transportation during any round of this championship. The fee for cart use during championship play will be determined by the host club. Pull carts, whether manual or electric, are also approved for this championship.
A player is allowed to employ a caddie during any round of this championship