111th Texas Amateur

Boot Ranch
August 6-9

Chris Wheeler Holds Lead at

111th Texas Amateur

FREDERICKSBURG – Chris Wheeler started the second round of the 111th Texas Amateur with a one-shot lead. Despite a slow start Friday afternoon, the 37-year-old mid-amateur from Addison didn’t waiver. He carded an even-par 71 to hold onto his one-shot advantage headed into the weekend at Boot Ranch Golf Club. READ MORE


Tournament Information

Date: August 6-9, 2020
Host Club: Boot Ranch
Address: 77 Boot Ranch Circle, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Club Phone: (830) 997-6200
TGA Staff Contact: Tournament Director, Ian Davis

Entry Information 
Entries Open: May 13, 2020 @ 9:00 a.m.
Entries Close: June 22, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.
Exempt Deadline: June 22, 2020 @ 5:00 p.m.
Weekday Qualifying Fee: $130
Weekend Qualifying Fee: $160
Exempt Entry Fee: $130      

Eligibility Information

Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers who reside in the state of Texas with a WHS Handicap Index of 6.4 or less. Please reference TGA Policies and Procedures for further details, including Policies and Procedures, and Terms of Competition.

Qualifying for the Championship: All players who are not exempt under the categories listed below must qualify via an 18-hole sectional qualifying round. Qualifying round starting times, pairings and additional information, including practice rounds, is available to view on the Qualifying Information tab.

Championship Information

Format/Field Size: Play will be contested over 72 holes of stroke play. The field is limited to 132 players; at the completion of 36 holes the field will be cut to the low 54 players and ties. 

Caddies: Caddies are permitted during the championship. Players are responsible for supplying their own caddie for the competition. Caddies must abide by the host facility dress code.

The TGA reserves the right to select players to be in the field. For exemption request details, please view TGA Policies and Procedures. Exempt players must enter by the published deadline or they will lose their exempt status and spot in the final field. 

Please click here for the full player information for the 111th Texas Amateur.


Schedule of Events

Sectional Qualifying Stage: June 29 - July 26

Last Change Qualifying: August 3

Monday, August 3  
Pairings Released

Wednesday, August 5   
8:00 a.m. - Practice Round Starting Times (#1 Tee)

Thursday, August 6   
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Player Breakfast
7:40a.m. - Begins
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Player Lunch

Friday, August 7   
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Player Breakfast
7:40 a.m. - Round 2 Begins
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Player Lunch
Following Play - Field cut to the low 54 players (and ties)

Saturday, August 8   
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - Player Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - Round 3 Begins
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Player Lunch

Sunday, August 9   
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - Player Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - Final Round Begins
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Player Lunch