Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Maridoe Golf Club Hosts Texas Mid-Amateur For First Time September 13-15
The 2019 Texas Mid-Amateur will be played at Maridoe Golf Club in Carrollton for the first time in the club's history. The former Columbian Club of Dallas and Honors Golf Club was recently completely redesigned and renamed Maridoe Golf Club. The Club reopened in 2017 and has been regarded as one of the best and toughest courses in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The Championship will take place September 13-15. The field will consist of 132 players competing over 54 holes of stroke-play competition. All players must qualify through one of 12 sectional qualifying sites across Texas, unless otherwise exempt through one of 19 exemption criteria.

Player Information

Entries Open: May 15th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Entries Close: July 3rd, 2019 @ 5:00 PM
Exempt Deadline: July 3rd, 2019 @ 5:00 PM

Weekday Qualifying Fee: $110
Weekend Qualifying Fee: $140
Tournament Fee: $150
Exempt Entry Fee: $260
Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers with a GHIN Handicap index of 8.4 or less, and who are 25 years of age or older by the first round of the Championship. Please reference TGA Policies and Procedures for further details, including Policies and Procedures, and Conditions of Competition.
Exemptions: Provided players are otherwise eligible, exemptions are given to the following:
a) Last five (5) Texas Mid-Amateur Champions;
b) Top 15 finishers (and ties) in the current year’s Texas Amateur;
c) Last five (5) Texas Amateur Champions;
d) Top 20 Finishers in the previous year’s Mid-Amateur;
e) Low Mid-Master in previous year’s Mid-Amateur;
f) Current year Mid-Amateur Match Play Winner & Runner Up;
g) Three (3) Host Club selections;
h) Low Mid-Master in current year’s TGA Regional Mid-Amateurs;
i) Top three (3) finishers and ties in current year’s TGA Regional Mid-Amateurs, not already exempt, who finish within the top ten (10) finishers;
j) Winner & Runner Up in Current year’s TGA Regional Amateurs;
k) Previous year’s Texas Senior Amateur Champion;
l)  Previous year’s TGA North and South Region Player of the Year;
m) Top five (5) players on the previous year’s TGA State Player of the Year Points list;
n) Low Mid-Amateur finisher in the current year’s West Texas Amateur;
o) Current year’s TGA Medalist North, TGA Medalist Hill Country and Medalist Golf Association (Houston) Player of the Year as of September 1st, not otherwise exempt;
p) Previous year's Senior Player of the Year;
q) Top 1500 in the R&A/USGA World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR) at time of entry.
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. 

For additional Championship and Qualifying Information, please click here, or use the links under the 'Related Information' menu to the top right of the page.

Tournament News

Colby Harwell Wins 2018 Texas Mid-Amateur

HOUSTON – Colby Harwell made a two-putt par from 35 feet on the first playoff hole Sunday at River Oaks Country Club to successfully defend his Texas Mid-Amateur title. He becomes the first amateur

Schedule of Events

Thursday, September 12th  
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Player Registration
8:00 AM Player Practice Rounds Begin
6:30 PM Golf Course Closes
6:30 PM Player Welcome Reception
Friday, September 13th  
8:00 AM First Round Morning Wave Begins off #1 & #10
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Player Lunch
1:00 PM First Round Afternoon Wave Begins off #1 & #10
Saturday, September 14th   
8:00 AM Second Round Morning Wave Begins off # 1 & #10
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Player Lunch
1:00 PM Second Round Afternoon Wave Begins off #1 & #10
Following Play Field Reduced to Low 54 Player & Ties
Sunday, September 15th  
8:00 AM Final Round Begins off # 1 & #10
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Player Lunch (Available for Purchase)
Following Play Awards Ceremony

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