Women’s Texas Pinehurst

Sterling Country Club
November 6-7, 2023

General Information
Date: November 6-7, 2023
Host Club: Sterling Country Club
TGA Staff Contact: Tournament Director - Amy Worthington 

Entry & Eligibility Information 
Entries Open: September 13, 2023 at 9:00 AM
Entries Close: October 25, 2023 at 5:00 PM
Withdraw Date: October 25, 2023 at 5:00 PM 

Entry Fee: $480 per team

Eligibility: Entries are open to female amateur golfers with a certified WHS Handicap Index. Please reference TGA Women’s Competition Policies for further details. 

Entry Procedure: Entries accepted in order of entry except if the event is oversubscribed in the first 24 hours. In this case, the field will be filled by blind draw from the entries returned during the first 24 hours. Any player not drawn will be placed on the waiting list in blind draw order. All subsequent entries will be placed on the waiting list in order of entry. 

Championship Information

Format/Field Size: Play will be contested over 36 holes of Chapman Stroke Play (also known as Pinehurst format). Two players play as partners, each playing from the teeing ground and each playing her partner’s ball for the second shot. After the second shot, partners select the ball with which they wish to score and play the ball alternately to complete the hole. The field will be preflighted by combined handicap index. The field is limited to 50 teams.

Practice Round Information: Each player is allowed one (1) complimentary practice round at Sterling Country Club on Sunday, November 5 beginning at 12:00 PM. Players must contact the host club golf shop and identify themselves as Women’s Texas Pinehurst players to schedule a practice round.

Registration Information: Player registration will be held on Sunday, November 5 between 12:00 PM and 3:30 PM. If a player cannot make registration, she must notify a TGA official that she is unable to make the registration deadline but will be competing in the championship.

Host Hotel(s): The TGA has contracted with the following hotels to be the host hotel(s) for the Women’s Texas Pinehurst. Participants are responsible for individually booking their room for the championship, if needed. The cutoff date to receive this discounted rate is October 17.

Courtyard Houston Northwest/Cypress
23930 Northwest Freeway Cypress, Texas 77429
Booking Link (breakfast included) 
Booking Link (breakfast NOT included)

For complete championship information, click here

Schedule of Events

Wednesday, September 13 
9:00 AM - Entries Open

Wednesday, October 25 
5:00 PM - Entries Close, Withdraw Deadline

Sunday, November 5 
12:00 PM - Official Practice Rounds
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM - Player Registration

Monday, November 6 
9:00 AM - Round 1 Shotgun
Following Play - Player Luncheon

Tuesday, November 7 
9:00 AM - Final Round Shotgun
Following Play - Awards Luncheon

Provided players are otherwise eligible, exemptions are given to the following:

a) Women's Saturday Series Overall Gross Champions:

  • Melanie Killian, Laura Martellino
  • LeeAnn Pennick, Sally Bowman