Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Texas Golf Association, Since 1906
Texas Mid-Amateur Match Play Heads to Shadow Hawk GC
The 2019 Texas Mid-Amateur Match Play will be contested July 25th - July 28th at the Rees Jones designed course. Last year's championship, played at Vaquero Club, was won by Anthony Estorga who defeated Gant Bills in the final match. Players will jockey for position in the 18-hole stroke play qualifying round before the top 32 players advance to Match Play.

Registration opens on Tuesday, May 28th at 9:00AM and will close on Wednesday, July 17th at 5:00PM. Players that have earned an exemption into this year's championship have until Wednesday, June 26th to register and be guaranteed a spot in the field.

Player Information

Date: July 25th-28th, 2019
Host Club: Shadow Hawk Golf Club
Address:  4100 Shadow Hawk Drive, Richmond, TX 77407
Phone:  (281) 340-7205
Entry & Eligibility Information
Entries Open: May 28th, 2019 @ 9:00 AM
Entries Close: July 17th, 2019 @ 5:00 PM
Exempt Deadline: June 26th, 2019 @ 5:00 PM
TGA Staff Contact: Senior Tournament Director – John Cochran IV
Entry Fee: $250              
Eligibility: Entries are open to male amateur golfers with a GHIN handicap index of 5.4 or less, and who are 25 years of age or older as of 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:
  1. Last three (3) Texas Amateur Champions;
  2. Last three (3) Texas Mid-Amateur Champions;
  3. Players advancing into the Round of 16 in the match play portion of the previous year’s Texas Mid-Amateur Match Play;
  4. Top 10 finishers in the previous year’s Texas Mid-Amateur;
  5. Top 10 finishers in the current year’s Texas Amateur;
  6. Winner and Runner-Up in the current year’s Regional Mid-Amateurs;
  7. Low Mid-Master from the previous year’s Texas Mid-Amateur;
  8. Three (3) host club selections.
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.

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Schedule of Events

Wednesday, July 24th    
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Registration & Practice Rounds  
8:00 AM Practice Round Starting Times - #1 Tee  
Thursday, July 25th    
8:00 AM Stroke Play Qualifying Round (#1 & #10 Tees)  
Following Play Field cut to the low 32 players for Match Play  
Friday, July 26th    
7:30 AM Round of 32 Matches  
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Player Lunch  
1:00 PM Round of 16 Matches  
Saturday, July 27th    
7:30 AM Round of 8 Matches (Quarterfinals)  
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Player Lunch   
12:00 PM Round of 4 Matches (Semifinals)  
Sunday, July 28th    
7:30 AM Championship Match (18 Holes)  
Following Play Awards Ceremony  

All events will take place at Shadow Hawk Golf Club, unless otherwise noted. Championship schedule is subject to changes and additions.