2017 N.Y.S. Women's Senior & Super Senior Amateur Championships

August 14 - August 15, 2017
Entry Fee

$175

Entry Deadline

Friday, August 4 at 5:00pm

Corning Country Club

Eligibility

ELIGIBILITY

Entries are open to female amateur golfers who are members of the NYSGA, are at least 50 years old as of August 14, 2017, 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 a dues paying member of a NYSGA Member Club, which includes NYSGA eClubs

ENTRIES: FORM, FEE, CLOSING DATE

All players must submit their entry prior to the tournament's entry deadline (FRIDAY, AUGUST 4, 2017 at 5:00PM). A player may register online through the NYSGA website (www.nysga.org). Entries submitted via email or fax will not be accepted.

The entry fee of $175 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 champs@nysga.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 24 hours prior to the start of the championship. A $15 service fee will be deducted from all refunds.

Format, Field Size and Schedule

FORMAT

The format of this championship is 36 holes of individual stroke play, with players competing within a divison (senior or super senior) for the championship and also within the following age divisions: 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+. The player with the lowest score after 36 holes in either division will be the champions. A tie for either championship will be decided immediately by a hole-by-hole playoff, beginning on the 1st hole.

FIELD SIZE

The field will be limited to the 144 players with the lowest USGA Handicap Index as of the entry close date (72 senior, 72 super senior).  All players not gaining entry into the championship as a result of the field being oversubscribed will be placed on a waitlist, in order by USGA Handicap Index.  Players will be added to the field as registered players withdraw.  Any player not gaining entry into the field will be given a full refund.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Sunday, August 13
9:00am - 3:00pm // Registration, Practice Rounds, and Contestant Dinner

Monday, August 14
8:00am - 10:06am // Round 1, 18 holes (1st & 10th tees)
Tuesday, August 15
8:00am - 10:06am // Round 2, 18 holes (1st & 10th tees)

Contestant Information

Partner Hotel

Comfort Inn
66 West Pulteney Street, Corning, NY 14830
(607) 962-1515
Room Rate: $134.00 (2 Doubles or 1 King)
Reservation Cut Off Date: June 30, 2017
Host Club

Corning Country Club

Address: 2501 Country Club Drive, Corning, NY 14830
Pro Shop Phone: (607) 936-3392
Website: Click here

NYSGA Championships Hosted
1965, 1975 - N.Y.S. Women's Amateur Championship